Olympics: Ricky Rubio leads way as Spain outlast Japan

Jul 26, 2021 77 - 88 Final
Game recap
Ricky Rubio scored 20 points, Victor Claver had 13 points, as Spain defeated Japan, 88-77, on Jul 26, 2021. Yuta Watanabe scored 19 points for Japan.
Japan logo

Japan

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Rui Hachimura 37 2 1 0 0 20
Yuta Watanabe 36 8 3 5 0 19
Gavin Edwards 24 7 4 0 0 8
Kosuke Kanamaru 6 1 0 0 0 8
Yuki Togashi 16 2 0 0 0 8
Yudai Baba 31 1 5 2 0 7
Avi Schafer 16 2 0 0 2 5
Daiki Tanaka 23 1 5 0 1 2
Makoto Hiejima 10 1 2 0 0 0
Leo Vendrame 2 0 0 0 0 0
Spain logo

Spain

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Ricky Rubio 22 2 9 0 0 20
Victor Claver 22 9 0 1 0 13
Marc Gasol 19 2 4 0 0 12
Alex Abrines 21 3 0 0 0 11
Pau Gasol 14 4 1 0 2 9
Sergio Rodriguez 18 3 2 1 0 9
Willy Hernangomez 10 4 0 0 0 6
Sergio Llull 17 0 3 0 0 5
Alberto Abalde 17 2 1 0 0 2
Usman Garuba 15 6 0 0 1 1
Rudy Fernandez 21 6 0 3 0 0
Xabier Lopez-Arosteguj 4 1 0 0 0 0

Japan Vs Spain

Game notes

Yuta Watanabe

Yuta Watanabe

Yuta Watanabe scored 19 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in Olympic games). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in Olympic games games.

Rui Hachimura

Rui Hachimura

Rui Hachimura scored 20 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in Olympic games). He scored 20 points or more 1 times this season in Olympic games games.

Ricky Rubio

Ricky Rubio

Ricky Rubio scored 20 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in Olympic games). He scored 20 points or more 1 times this season in Olympic games games.

Victor Claver

Victor Claver

Victor Claver scored 13 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in Olympic games). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in Olympic games games.

Alex Abrines

Alex Abrines

Alex Abrines scored 11 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in Olympic games). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in Olympic games games.

Marc Gasol

Marc Gasol

Marc Gasol scored 12 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in Olympic games). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in Olympic games games.

Boxscore glossary

Basketball stats abbreviations

  • MIN: Minutes played
  • 2M-2A: Two-points field goal made, attempted
  • 3M-3A: Three-points field goal made, attempted
  • FG%: Field goal percentage
  • 1M-1A: Free throws made, attempted
  • 1%: Free throw percentage
  • Or: Offensive rebounds
  • Dr: Defensive rebounds
  • Reb: Total rebounds
  • Ast: Assists
  • Stl: Steals
  • Blk: Blocks
  • Fo: Personal fouls
  • Pts: Points scored
  • Eff: Efficiency

If a player records double digits in a game in two of the PTS, REB, AST, STL or BLK statistics, he has a double-double. If he does it in three of this categories, he has a triple-double. If he does it in four categories he has a quadruple-double. Having a triple-double is considered as having a great game. Quadruple-doubles are extremely rare. Having one constitutes an historical performance. The last NBA player to record a quadruple double is David Robinson: it happened on February 17, 1994