Women's Basketball: Team USA zaps Canada from Olympic tournament - Bring Me The News

Women's Basketball: Team USA zaps Canada from Olympic tournament

Minnesota Lynx star Maya Moore had a strong fourth quarter, helping Team USA blow out Canada, 91-48, at the London Olympics. The U.S. Women now advance to the semifinals.
Author:
Publish date:

[preserve][/preserve]

Next Up

Related

Whalen helps Team USA women win opening game at Olympics

Former Gopher and current Lynx star Lindsay Whalen helped the women's U.S. national team win their first basketball game in the London Olympics Saturday, beating Croatia 81-56. Whalen scored nine points in 19 minutes on the court, while her Lynx teammates, Maya Moore and Seimone Augustus, had four and two points, respectively.

Lynx stars, USA Olympic women face Turkey

The U.S. women's basketball team will go up against Turkey at 4 p.m. CDT on Wednesday. Both Olympic teams are undefeated. Lynx stars Maya Moore, Seimone Augustus and Lindsay Whalen helped the Americans beat Croatia 81-56 on Monday.

Team USA looks a lot like Lynx

The Minnesota Lynx are sending more than their fair share to the London Olympics as part of the Team USA basketball squad -- Maya Moore, Seimone Augustus and Lindsay Whalen. The Associated Press writes in a profile of the three players that the Lynx have taken over the WNBA. Now they're looking to conquer the world.

Augustus, Whalen and Moore named to 2012 U.S. Women's Olympic team

Three members of the Minnesota Lynx will play for the U.S. Women's Olympic team this summer in London. Forward Maya Moore and guards Lindsay Whalen and Siemone Augustus were all chosen to be part of the 12 player team. Augustus was part of the 2008 team that won the gold medal in Beijing.

Olympics: USA basketball holds off upset-minded Argentina

The USA men's and women's Olympic basketball teams both struggled to hold off Argentina on Sunday, but both teams prevailed. The men, led by 27 points from Kevin Durant won by a score of 86-80. Seimone Augustus led the women's team to a challenging 80-61 win.

US men's basketball team gears up for Argentina

The undefeated United States men's basketball team will go up against Argentina in the final game of group play at the 2012 London Olympics Monday at 4:15 p.m. CDT. Team USA is already guaranteed a spot in the quarterfinals, but a victory will secure the No. 1 seed.