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Team USA turns focus to Rio after romping to World Cup of Basketball title

...the most stable program in the world, gold medalists at both the men's and women's...to go with its back-to-back Olympic gold medals. The Americans have won with powerhouse...want a shot at a third consecutive Olympic gold. Kevin Durant and Kevin Love might want to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-09-15/team-usa-turns-focus-rio-afte
A tale of four golds

...had already collected gold in the 100-meter butterfly...sport to capture four golds in one Olympiad when she...Barcelona. With three gold medals already in her...with four individual golds in one Olympiad. But...2:09.91 was behind gold-medalist Susan O'Neill...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/07/27/met_199064.shtml
Metro
Lochte's bid to win eight golds ends quickly

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates --- Michael Phelps can rest easy. Ryan Lochte is not going to match him with eight golds this week at the short-course world championships.Lochte's golden bid was derailed when the United States' 400-meter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2010-12-15/lochtes-bid-win-eight-golds-ends-
Sports
LeBron James unveils new shoe at Nike headquarters

...Basketball World Cup, which the U.S. national team won.James and Love played together on the U.S. Olympic team that won the gold medal in London, but he was excited about joining Irving: "I think he can be the best point guard in our league."The moves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-09-16/lebron-james-unveils-new-shoe
Americans expect a tough gold-medal game against Serbia

...games began. USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo has said a gold medal would be the sweetest one since he took over the program...We came here with one thing on our mind, that's to win the gold medal. We came this far, doing an excellent job this far in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-09-13/americans-expect-tou
Defending champion U.S. rolls into Basketball World Cup final

BARCELONA, Spain - Madrid awaits. Spain doesn't.The gold-medal matchup seemingly everyone wanted in the Basketball World...experience and near misses against the U.S. in the past two Olympic gold-medal games, the Spanish were considered the team with the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-09-11/defending-champion-us-rolls-baske
Kevin Steele: Watch out for Bandini Mountain

...years before by Alexander the Great's father, Phillip II of Macedon. In the years following, the surrounding area, rich in gold, aided in elevating its status to that of chief city in the region. Having been directed through a vision and redirected through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-09-12/kevin-steele-watch-out-b
Phelps ties mark with seven golds

...showed he can win seven gold medals. Now, he's...swimmers to win seven golds at a major international...medals, including 20 golds - equaling its record...with 21 medals and nine golds, including five by Libby...a chance at an eighth gold in Melbourne after his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/02/oth_122833.shtml
Other sports
German skier solidifies her status after another Alpine gold medal

...and she owns three Olympic golds to prove it.Solid in Monday...The first two-time Olympic gold medalist in freestyle skiing...celebrating his first Olympic gold medal.Having hit all five targets...already knew ? he had won gold in the men's 12.5K pursuit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-02-10/german-skier-solidifies-
Three relay golds lead United States to top of world meet

...medals. The U.S. squad struck gold in the men's 400- and 1...home 20 medals, 10 of them gold, to lead all nations in the...with 19 medals, including six golds. Those numbers could change...men's 400 relay team took gold for the third straight World...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/01/oth_383947.shtml
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