LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 12: Kobe Bryant #10 of the United States and team mate Tyson Chandler #4 of the United States celebrate winning the Men's Basketball gold medal game between the United States and Spain on Day 16 of the London 2012 Olympics Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 12, 2012 in London, England. The United States won the match 107-100. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
U.S. basketball wins gold, defeats Spain
The U.S. men's basketball team defended its title by fighting off another huge challenge from Spain with a 107-100 victory on Aug. 12, and its second straight Olympic championship.