Tim MacMahon: Jazz PF/C Boris Diaw is likely to miss two weeks with a right leg contusion, a source said. With Derrick Favors still on a minutes restriction, 20-year-old Trey Lyles will continue to have an increased role.
Aaron Falk: Boris Diaw is out for the second consecutive night with a leg contusion. Means more minutes for Trey Lyles
August 3, 2021 | 2:45 am EDT Update
Ben Golliver: USA’s Kevin Durant after advancing to semifinals of Tokyo Olympics with win over Spain: “We’ve got to finish it. We’re supposed to be here. For us, it’s about getting the gold.”
Jorge Sierra: Ricky Rubio also has the best mark EVER against Team USA in major FIBA tournaments since they use NBA players. With 38 points, Rubio beats Dirk Nowitzki’s previous record (34 at the 2002 Worlds).
August 3, 2021 | 2:33 am EDT Update
Casey Holdahl: USA 95, Spain 81: FINAL. 11 points, 4 assists, 4 rebounds for @Damian Lillard. USA now moves on to play the winner of Australia vs. Argentina in a semifinal game that will air at 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday.