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On This Day In Olympic History

  • Date:
    Aug 3, 2020

From July 24-Aug. 9, the span of days that the 2020 Olympics were originally scheduled, USA Basketball is taking a look back at various Olympic facts and and happenings from our Olympic historical vault. Join us on our 2020 Olympic flashback journey!

Aug. 3: Olympics Day 11

Aug. 2: Olympics Day 10

Aug. 1: Olympics Day 9

July 31: Olympics Day 8

July 30: Olympics Day 7

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