Road to Rio: Coach K and Team USA looking for third straight gold

07/05/2016
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As they are every time they hit the floor, Team USA will be favorites for gold in men’s basketball in Rio next month. The United States, led by Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski, has won back-to-back golds in Beijing and London heading into this year’s Olympic Games.

In the latest installment of Road to Rio, Coach K talks about the run Team USA has been on since settling for Bronze in Athens back in 2004.

(Listen to Road to Rio for 7/5/16)

Westwood One’s daily coverage of the Rio Olympics begins on August 5th with around-the-clock coverage of the XXXI Olympiad, including live play-by-play of men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s soccer, men’s golf and much more.

 

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