LOS ANGELES (LALATE) – As fans await Spain vs. Great Britain 2012 to start today, Team GB knows it hasn’t won a match yet in Group B. Spain, on the other hand, has been undefeated. Spain vs. Great Britain 2012 is one of three Group B Men’s Basketball matches today (en vivo 20:00) being held at Basketball Arena in London.
Team GB has to win today’s Spain vs. Great Britain match to still stay in this tournament. The team’s opener against Russia ended with a loss by twenty points. Deng had twenty-six points for GB with Freeland delivering ten rebounds.
The situation was far better against Brazil. GB was beating Brazil in scoring in the first quarter; but the team was eventually defeated by five points. Reinking and Mensah-Bonsu had thirteen points for GB while Mensah-Bonsu delivered an impressive twelve rebounds.
The key for Spain, of course, has been Pau Gasol. He lead his team in shooting and rebounds against China, giving the team twenty-one points in its opener. Against Australia, he dominated in scoring again, delivering twenty of the team’s eighty-tow points to defeat Australia. Before today’s match, four teams are currently tied in Group B with four points: Russia, Spain, Brazil, and Australia.