Olympic basketball: Australia thrashes Russia for women`s bronze

Australia`s women dominated Russia throughout to win basketball bronze Saturday, beating the Russians 83-74.

London Olympics Basketball: Russia survive Canadian scare

Russia`s women`s basketball team narrowly avoided a shock defeat to underdogs Canada in their opening match Saturday, storming back in the fourth quarter for a 58-53 win at the Olympics.

London Olympics: Spain, Argentina bring high hopes to Olympic basketball

The Spanish, Argentine and Brazilian Olympic men`s basketball squads will all be battling for podium spots and looking to pull off a huge upset over a powerful US team