Olympic Basketball TV Schedule: How to Follow All Medal Games

Adam FriedgoodContributor IIIAugust 11, 2012

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 08:  (L-R) Lebron James #6, Tyson Chandler #4 and Kobe Bryant #10 of United States watch from the bench during the Men's Basketball quaterfinal game against Australia on Day 12 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at North Greenwich Arena on August 8, 2012 in London, England.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
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The men and women’s Olympic basketball tournaments are officially coming to a close with only the medal rounds remaining.

As most people expected, Team USA will be participating in both the men and women’s gold medal matches.

They will both be going up against an opponent who was from the opposite group, so neither game will be a rematch of a previous game from group play.

Here is the schedule for where and when you can watch both the men and women’s bronze and gold medal matches.


Saturday, August 11 

12 p.m. Women’s Bronze Medal Game: Australia vs. Russia, MSNBC

4 p.m. Women’s Gold Medal Game: USA vs. France, NBC


Sunday, August 12 

6 a.m. Men’s Bronze Medal Game: Argentina vs. Russia, NBC Sports

10 a.m. Men’s Gold Medal Game: USA vs. Spain, NBC

All Times Eastern Standard Time


All games can also be seen live on NBCOlympics.com or you can follow along with live updates on Bleacher Report. 

Be sure not to miss any of the action as the USA women’s team goes for their fifth straight Olympic gold medal and the men try to earn their second straight. 

These games are sure to be action-packed with medals on the line.