Originally posted on Project Spurs  |  Last updated 8/9/12
The French National Basketball team will not get a medal during the 2012 Olympics.  That's the easiest way to explain the consequences of losing to Spain during the London quarterfinals.  The French had by any and all accounts a really bad fourth quarter.  In that quarter, they mustered only six points and one of their best players, Nicolas Batum, looked like Dhalsim from Street Fighter when he cocked his fist back, flew at Spanish guard Juan Carlos Navarro and hit him square on the pills.  So a bad final ten minutes for the Olympics all around for Team France.  After the game, San Antonio Express News columnist Buck Harvey tweeted that San Antonio Spurs point guard Tony Parker put the loss on his shoulder. From @tp9network: "It's on me. It was my responsibility." But what about playing 38 minutes until gassed at the end? It's on the coach, too. — Buck Harvey (@Buck_SA) August 8, 2012 As you can see, Harvey didn't completely agree with Parker's assessment.  The All-Star gua...
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