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Sport USA vs. France basketball time, channel, TV schedule to watch 2021 Olympic gold-medal game

15:45  24 october  2021
15:45  24 october  2021 Source:   sportingnews.com

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In order to capture the gold medal, the U.S. men's basketball team will have to take down the only opponent that has managed to hand the Americans a loss in this year's Olympic tournament.

Team USA will face France on Friday in a rematch of the opening game of the group-play stage. Evan Fournier led the way for France in that contest, scoring 28 points on 11-of-22 shooting in an 83-76 victory.

After that disappointing performance, Team USA ran through Iran, the Czech Republic, Spain and Australia to reach the finals. The Americans are now one win away from a fourth straight gold medal, but they know this will be their toughest test to date.

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Here is a complete guide to watching the USA vs. France men's basketball game at the 2021 Olympics, including the start time, a full TV schedule and live-streaming information.

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USA vs. France basketball time

  • Date: Friday, Aug. 6
  • Time: 10:30 p.m. ET | 7:30 p.m. PT

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The U.S. men's basketball team will face France at 10:30 p.m. ET on Friday, Aug. 6 in the 2021 Olympic gold-medal game. Australia and Slovenia will play in the bronze-medal game on Saturday, Aug. 7.

What channel is USA vs. France on?

  • TV channels: NBC
  • Live stream: Peacock, NBCOlympics.com, fuboTV

USA vs. France will be broadcast live as part of NBC's prime-time coverage Friday night. It can be streamed via NBCOlympics.com and Peacock Premium, which has been the home for live men's basketball coverage throughout the Olympics and requires a $4.99/month subscription.

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You can also stream the game live with fuboTV, which offers a free seven-day trial.

Olympics live streams

NBC's streaming service, Peacock, will provide coverage of select live events, including track and field, gymnastics and basketball. A Peacock Premium subscription (no ads) costs $4.99 per month.

Streaming option Cable subscription needed? Free? Cost Free trial?
Peacock No Yes
Peacock Premium No No $4.99/month Yes
fuboTV No No $64.99/month Yes
AT&T TV Now No No $69.99/month No
Hulu Plus Live TV No No $64.99/month Yes
YouTube TV No No $64.99/month Yes

USA basketball schedule 2021

Date Game Time (ET) TV channel
July 25 France 83, USA 76 8 a.m. Peacock
July 28 USA 120, Iran 66 12:40 a.m. Peacock
July 31 USA 119, Czech Republic 84 8 a.m. Peacock
Aug. 3 USA 95, Spain 81 12:40 a.m. Peacock
Aug. 5 USA 97, Australia 78 12:15 a.m. Peacock
Aug. 6 Gold-medal game vs. France 10:30 p.m. NBC, fuboTV

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