Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 7/28/12
LeBron James has become the latest member of Team USA to declare that this year's Olympic basketball squad would defeat the 1992 Dream Team if the teams met in a game. The NBA's regular season and Finals MVP joined teammate Kobe Bryant in saying that the 2012 squad would pull it out over the gold medal-winning team from 20 years ago. "The '92 Dream Team paved the way for all of us," James told ABC News Nightline anchor Cynthia McFadden in an interview before the Olympics. "We understand what they did for our game. "We are also are big-time competitors...

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