Olympics: Kevin Durant leads way as USA outlast Australia

Game recap
Kevin Durant scored 23 points, Devin Booker had 20 points, as USA defeated Australia, 97-78, on Aug 5, 2021. Patty Mills scored 15 points for Australia.
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USA

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Kevin Durant 30 9 2 2 1 23
Devin Booker 28 3 1 1 1 20
Jrue Holiday 29 8 8 1 1 11
Khris Middleton 21 1 2 2 0 11
Zach LaVine 18 3 2 2 0 9
Jayson Tatum 19 3 2 1 2 9
Damian Lillard 17 3 1 0 0 5
JaVale Mcgee 2 1 0 0 1 4
Bam Adebayo 14 8 0 0 0 3
Draymond Green 18 4 0 1 0 2
Keldon Johnson 2 0 1 0 0 0
Jerami Grant 2 0 0 0 0 0
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Australia

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Patty Mills 29 5 8 3 0 15
Dante Exum 20 4 2 0 0 14
Jock Landale 23 6 1 1 0 11
Joe Ingles 29 2 2 0 0 9
Christopher Goulding 19 4 3 1 0 8
Nicholas Kay 27 4 0 1 0 7
Matisse Thybulle 22 1 2 2 0 6
Nathan Sobey 11 2 3 0 0 5
Duop Reath 4 0 0 0 0 3
Matthew Dellavedova 12 1 1 2 0 0
Josh Green 4 0 0 0 0 0

USA Vs Australia

Game notes

Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant scored 20 points or more for the 3th time in 5 Olympic games games this season. He has done it 1 times on the road, and 2 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 29. He recorded it on a August 03, 2021 game against Spain (81-95 win).

Devin Booker

Devin Booker

Devin Booker scored 20 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in Olympic games). His previous record was 16 points scored in a July 28, 2021 game against Iran (120-66 win). He scored 20 points or more 1 times this season in Olympic games games.

Jrue Holiday

Jrue Holiday

Jrue Holiday scored 10 points or more for the 4th time in 5 Olympic games games this season. He has done it 2 times on the road, and 2 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 18. He recorded it on a July 25, 2021 game against France (83-76 loss).

Khris Middleton

Khris Middleton

Khris Middleton scored 11 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in Olympic games). His previous record was 10 points scored in a July 28, 2021 game against Iran (120-66 win). He scored 10 points or more 2 times this season in Olympic games games.

Patty Mills

Patty Mills

Patty Mills scored 10 points or more for the 5th time in 5 Olympic games games this season. He has done it 2 times on the road, and 3 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 25. He recorded it on a July 25, 2021 game against Nigeria (84-67 win).

Dante Exum

Dante Exum

Dante Exum scored 14 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in Olympic games). His previous record was 11 points scored in a July 25, 2021 game against Nigeria (84-67 win). He scored 10 points or more 2 times this season in Olympic games games.

Jock Landale

Jock Landale

Jock Landale scored 10 points or more for the 4th time in 5 Olympic games games this season. He has done it 2 times on the road, and 2 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 18. He recorded it on a July 31, 2021 game against Germany (89-76 win).

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