Olympics: Durant-led USA storm back to beat Australia in basketball semis

SAITAMA (AFP) – Kevin Durant scored 23 points and Devin Booker added 20 to power three-time defending champions United States past Australia 97-78 on Thursday (Aug 5) and into an Olympic men’s basketball final against either France or Slovenia. The Americans were 24-18 behind after the first quarter and 45-42 adrift at halfway, but stormed back during a dominant third

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