The US Women’s National Team is one win away from its seventh straight Olympic basketball gold medal. Team USA will face off against the host nation Japan in the final round of the Olympic women’s basketball tournament. The matchup tips at 10:30 p.m. ET on Saturday night. The game will air on NBC and again on replay at 9 a.m. on USA.
If you aren’t around a television for USA-Japan, a live stream will be available at NBCOlympics.com and through the NBC Sports app. You’ll need a cable subscription for access, so if you don’t have one, you can get a trial from YouTube TV, Hulu with Live TV, AT&T TV Now, FuboTV, or Sling TV to stream the game.
Team USA has dominated as the pre-Olympic favorite. Their nine-point Olympics-opening win over Nigeria proved to be their closest to date. They beat Japan by 17 and France by 11 in group play. In the knockout stage they beat Australia 79-55 in the quarterfinals and Serbia 79-59 in the semifinals.
The Americans are 18-point favorites at DraftKings Sportsbook, although Japan +18 is juiced to -120. The USA is a -2000 moneyline favorite while Japan is +1000. Total points is installed at 161.5 with the under juiced to -115.