The United States finished ahead of the pack in the final Olympic medal count with 104 overall. While the women took center stage by winning more than half of those medals, the men certainly had an impressive Olympics.
They made a killing in both swimming and track and field events, raking in the top haul. In addition, men’s basketball did exactly what they were supposed to do: win gold in London.
Other U.S. teams were not so fortunate. Gymnastics and water polo, in particular, were nowhere to be found on the podium after talking about a potential resurgence.
Where do the men's teams rank amongst each other following London’s closing ceremonies? Let’s go to the power rankings.