Team USA struggled a bit early on but managed to get the job done in convincing fashion when it counted most. On Sunday, the Americans defeated Serbia 96-66 for the United States' third consecutive Olympic gold medal in men's basketball.

NBA players current and former took to Twitter to congratulate the team.

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