The men's national basketball team of the United States won the gold medal at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia. Led by Basketball Hall of Fame head coach Lenny Wilkens, the team won gold for the second straight Olympics. Nicknamed Dream Team II, the team included seven players who were Olympic teammates on the original "Dream Team", from the 1992 Olympic basketball tournament: Charles Barkley, Karl Malone, Scottie Pippen, John Stockton, Michael Jordan, Shaquille O'Neal, and David ...
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Led by Kobe Bryant, Lebron James, and a resurgent Dwayne Wade off the bench, the “Redeem Team” looked unbeatable in pool play. The U.S. dominated China, Angola, Greece, Spain, and Germany, winning by an average of 32 points—including a 32-point rout of defending world champs Spain. and a spanking of Germany by 49.
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Coached by Lenny Wilkens, the NBA's all-time winningest coach, and relying on another collection of NBA superstars, the '96 Olympians continued the 'Dream Team' legacy with class and distinction.
Basketball at the 1996 Summer Olympics. Basketball contests at the 1996 Olympic Games was the fourteenth appearance of the sport of basketball as an official Olympic medal event. It held from July 20, 1996 to August 4, 1996. Games took place in the Morehouse College Gymnasium and in the Georgia Dome .
The Round Mound of Rebound would win another gold at the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta. But there’s only one Dream Team, and there’s only one Larry Bird in terms of beer-drinking, or so Barkley seems to believe. Stats courtesy of Basketball Reference.
1996 Stats - United States. 1992 United States 2000 United States. 8-0 in Men's Olympics.