Originally written on NESN.com  |  Last updated 10/23/14

BERLIN - AUGUST 19: Usain Bolt of Jamaica competes in the men's 200 Metres Semi-Final during day five of the 12th IAAF World Athletics Championships at the Olympic Stadium on August 19, 2009 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
Friday was another action-packed day at the Olympics, and the highlights included a U.S. world record on the Olympic Stadium track and a pair of semifinals in the men's basketball tournament. At North Greenwich Arena, the U.S. men's basketball team pulled away from Argentina 109-83 to clinch a spot in the gold medal game. In a rematch of the 2008 final, Team USA's opponent will again be Spain, after the Spaniards dispatched Russia 67-59 in the other semifinal. The American team of Tianna Madison, Allyson Felix, Bianca Knight and Carmelita Jeter teamed up to set a world record in the...
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