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Basketball

Games: 19 games in 16 countries
Events: 2

Sports:

Participants: 3,413 (2,481 men and 932 women) from 66 countries
Youngest Participant: CUB Andrea Borrell (16 years, 254 days), 1980 Summer Games
Oldest Participant: PUR José Rafael Ortíz (40 years, 296 days), 2004 Summer Games
Top Athlete Medalist(s): USA Teresa Edwards (5 medals)
Top Country Medalist(s): USA United States (28 medals)

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Country Medal Leaders

Rk Country Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 United States 23 2 3 28
2 Soviet Union 4 4 4 12
3 Yugoslavia 1 4 2 7
4 Spain 0 4 1 5
5 Australia 0 3 2 5
6 Brazil 0 1 4 5
7 France 0 3 0 3
8 Russia 0 0 3 3
9 Lithuania 0 0 3 3
10 Argentina 1 0 1 2
11 Italy 0 2 0 2
12 Serbia 0 1 1 2
13 China 0 1 1 2
14 Bulgaria 0 1 1 2
15 Uruguay 0 0 2 2
16 Unified Team 1 0 0 1
17 South Korea 0 1 0 1
18 Canada 0 1 0 1
19 Serbia and Montenegro 0 1 0 1
20 Croatia 0 1 0 1
21 Mexico 0 0 1 1
22 Cuba 0 0 1 1

Athlete Medal Leaders

Rk Athlete Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Teresa Edwards (USA) 4 0 1 5
2 Lisa Leslie (USA) 4 0 0 4
3 Sue Bird (USA) 4 0 0 4
4 Tamika Catchings (USA) 4 0 0 4
5 Diana Taurasi (USA) 4 0 0 4
6 Carmelo Anthony (USA) 3 0 1 4
7 Gennady Volnov (URS) 1 2 1 4
8 Sergey Belov (URS) 1 0 3 4
9 Kristi Harrower (AUS) 0 3 1 4
10 Lauren Jackson (AUS) 0 3 1 4
11 Dawn Staley (USA) 3 0 0 3
12 Sheryl Swoopes (USA) 3 0 0 3
13 Katie Smith (USA) 3 0 0 3
14 Sylvia Fowles (USA) 3 0 0 3
15 Seimone Augustus (USA) 3 0 0 3
16 Katrina McClain (USA) 2 0 1 3
17 David Robinson (USA) 2 0 1 3
18 LeBron James (USA) 2 0 1 3
19 Krešimir Ćosić (YUG) 1 2 0 3
20 Dražen Dalipagić (YUG) 1 1 1 3
21 Andro Knego (YUG) 1 1 1 3
22 Rajko Žižić (YUG) 1 1 1 3
23 Rimas Kurtinaitis (LTU, URS) 1 0 2 3
24 Šarūnas Marčiulionis (URS, LTU) 1 0 2 3
25 Arvydas Sabonis (LTU, URS) 1 0 2 3
26 Jānis Krūmiņš (URS) 0 3 0 3
27 Valdis Muižnieks (URS) 0 3 0 3
28 Maigonis Valdmanis (URS) 0 3 0 3
29 Sandy Brondello (AUS) 0 2 1 3
30 Trish Fallon (AUS) 0 2 1 3
31 Rachael Sporn (AUS) 0 2 1 3
32 Dražen Petrović (CRO, YUG) 0 2 1 3
33 Juan Carlos Navarro (ESP) 0 2 1 3
34 Suzy Batkovic (AUS) 0 2 1 3
35 Belinda Snell (AUS) 0 2 1 3
36 José Manuel Calderón (ESP) 0 2 1 3
37 Rudy Fernández (ESP) 0 2 1 3
38 Pau Gasol (ESP) 0 2 1 3
39 Felipe Reyes (ESP) 0 2 1 3
40 Laura Summerton-Hodges (AUS) 0 2 1 3
41 Gintaras Einikis (LTU) 0 0 3 3