About the film
olympic games soviet union sports basketball controversy
:03 from Gold
Release Date: June 18, 2002
|Slogan||:||«Divided by the Cold War. Bound by controversy.»|
|Production Companies||:||HBO Sports, HBO, Black Canyon Productions|
|Producers||:||Erik Kesten, Rick Bernstein, Ross Greenburg, George Roy, Holly Peterman, Olga Akimova, Elyse Foley|
The 1972 Olympic men's basketball final, in which Team USA was accorded their first ever loss since the sport was adopted in competition, was one of the most controversial events in history the history of the Games.