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Kevin Durant of the U.S. goes up for a layup during Tuesday’s exhibition game against Spain in Barcelona, Spain.

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U.S. men's team unbeaten, says not unbeatable

The question sounded more like a concession. The U.S. men’s Olympic basketball team had come to Barcelona and put a 100-78 beating on Spain, the country given the best chance of stopping the Americans’ bid for a second straight gold medal. It was such a dominating performance over the final three quarters Tuesday it was hard to imagine what could be much different if the teams meet again in London.


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