because the other team tried harder
Yes they did
The US won the Olympics in men's basketball in the year of 2008. They are the best in basketball.
The US women's team has won five gold medals in basketball in the Olympics: 2004, 2000, 1996, 1988, 1984
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Athletes don't get paid in the Olympics.
The US men's basketball team won the bronze medal at the 2004 Games in Athens.
basketball was invented in the US. wiki James Naismith of Springfield, Mass
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The Olympics are not paid. The Olympic committee pays travel expenses.
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I only know 2. Superstar U.S. athletes such as pro basketball players Kobe Bryant and LeBron James are playing in the 2008 Olympics in China. They are representing the US in the Olympics for the sport of basketball. -AK.
Soccer, basketball , swimming , etc
The U.S. basketball team won a bronze medal in the 2004 Summer Olympics.
As of the 2008 Games, that was the 2000 Olympics in Sydney when the US team defeated the team from France, 85-75, in the gold medal game.