Olympics: Kevin Durant scores 29 points, USA cools down France

Aug 7, 2021 82 - 87 Final
Game recap
Kevin Durant scored 29 points, Jayson Tatum had 19 points, as USA defeated France, 87-82, on Aug 7, 2021. Nando De Colo scored 12 points for France.
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France

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Rudy Gobert 30 8 0 0 0 16
Evan Fournier 31 3 2 0 0 16
Guerschon Yabusele 21 4 2 0 0 13
Nando De Colo 23 5 7 1 0 12
Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot 22 4 1 0 0 11
Nicolas Batum 33 6 3 1 0 5
Frank Ntilikina 11 1 2 1 0 5
Moustapha Fall 13 1 1 0 0 4
Vincent Poirier 5 1 0 0 0 0
Thomas Heurtel 11 1 4 0 0 0
Team 200 34 22 3 0 82
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USA

PLAYER MIN Reb Ast Stl Blk Pts
Kevin Durant 35 6 3 0 1 29
Jayson Tatum 21 7 0 1 0 19
Jrue Holiday 30 5 1 3 1 11
Damian Lillard 27 1 3 1 0 11
Bam Adebayo 24 6 4 1 3 6
Zach LaVine 14 0 0 0 0 5
Khris Middleton 11 1 1 0 0 4
Devin Booker 22 0 1 1 0 2
Draymond Green 16 2 5 2 0 0
Team 200 28 18 9 5 87

France Vs USA

Game notes

Nando De Colo

Nando De Colo

Nando De Colo scored 10 points or more for the 5th time in 6 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 August 05, 2021 game against Slovenia (90-89 win).

Rudy Gobert

Rudy Gobert

Rudy Gobert scored 10 points or more for the 3th time in 6 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 22. He recorded it on a August 03, 2021 game against Italy (75-84 win).

Guerschon Yabusele

Guerschon Yabusele

Guerschon Yabusele scored 13 points and set his new season-high in scoring (in Olympic games). His previous record was 9 points scored in a August 05, 2021 game against Slovenia (90-89 win). He scored 10 points or more 1 times this season in Olympic games games.

Evan Fournier

Evan Fournier

Evan Fournier scored 10 points or more for the 5th time in 6 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 28. He recorded it on a July 25, 2021 game against USA (83-76 win).

Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot

Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot

Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot scored 10 points or more for the 3th time in 6 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 15. He recorded it on a August 05, 2021 game against Slovenia (90-89 win).

Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant

Kevin Durant tied his season-high in scoring with 29 points (in Olympic games). He scored 20 points or more 4 times this season in Olympic games games.

Jayson Tatum

Jayson Tatum

Jayson Tatum scored 10 points or more for the 4th time in 6 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 27. He recorded it on a July 31, 2021 game against Czech Republic (119-84 win).

Jrue Holiday

Jrue Holiday

Jrue Holiday scored 10 points or more for the 5th time in 6 Olympic games games this season. He has done it 3 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).

Damian Lillard

Damian Lillard

Damian Lillard scored 10 points or more for the 4th time in 6 Olympic games games this season. He has done it 3 times on the road, and 1 times at home. His season-high in scoring is 21. He recorded it on a July 28, 2021 game against Iran (120-66 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