Olympic basketball is here and with Team USA sporting a roster that is drawing comparisons to the 1992 Dream Team, and routing a Tony Parker-led France squad in the opening game on July 29, the Americans look poised to again take another Olympic gold medal in London
However, as legendary Team USA head coach Mike Krzyzewski has indicated, it won’t be a cakewalk through these Olympics. While some countries pose bigger threats than others to upset the Americans in London, Team USA certainly will have their work cut out for them as the games wear on.
So what are some of the obstacles in store for the US? Let's walk through the remaining preliminary schedule.