Sunday links are usually pretty lazy, but it's gonna be even shorter today because there's not much Wizards news and WHY ARE YOU READING THIS AND NOT WATCHING AMERICA!!!:
- The gold medal game between Team USA and Spain tipped off minutes ago, so if you're stuck reading this at a computer with no television nearby, here's how you can watch NBC's live online stream.
- Tom Ziller writes that today's gold medal matchup was one four years on the making. [SB Nation]
- A gold medal would be the perfect capper to Mike Krzyzewski's 61-1 run with Team USA. [ESPN | TrueHoop]
- Led all the way by T-Wolves guard Alexey Shved, Russia edged out Argentina 81-77 to claim the bronze medal earlier today. [SB Nation]
- Here comes BNIE to remind Wizards fans that the time will soon be here for the team to leverage its assets and make a franchise-altering move.
- Acquiring Dwight Howard definitely made the Lakers title contenders, but L.A. still have some questions that need answering in order to make sure all its new parts can play together. [Ball Don't Lie]
- Knicks owner James Dolan is looking for a personal assistant with qualities pretty foreign to MSG in recent years. [Deadspin]