Germany and Russia blow out debuts in the Basketball Olympic games in Beijin with Dirk Nowitzki scoring 23 points and Chris Kaman leading all scorers with 24 points.
For Spain vs Greece, it was an all around team effort in the big opening win over Greece with Rudy Fernandez leading all scorers with 16points. Pau Gasol added 11 points and 7 rebounds.
Argentina defending Olympic Gold Medalist in Athens lost their first game to Lithuania by 4 points (79-75) . Argentina has not played well in Pre-Olympic test games before the Olympics so now they are being tested in
Olympic Bejing Basketball Scores, Results and Stats
- Germany 95 – Angola 66
- Spain 81 – Greece 66
- Russia 71 – Iran 49
- Lithuania 79 – Argentina 75
- Australia 82 – Croatia 97
- USA 101 – China 70