Yahoo! Olympics asked us and so we got to thinking, what's a personal favorite moment from the Olympics? In light of the Heat championship, a look at recent history would seem appropriate. We all know that a team including LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh took care of business and rolled through the 2008 Olympics to make good on the over-used "Redeem" storyline after a disappointing bronze finish in the 2004 tournament.
LeBron and Wade were on that 2004 team that failed to live to up massive expectations so it's easy to draw a comparison to the Miami Heat's rocky start of the Big 3 era to the present day. So it's only fitting that we take a look back at the 2008 Olympics team at their best moments throughout the tournament instead of focusing on one singular standout moment.
(Don't blink or you might miss some future teammates collaborating on a few of these plays, such as in one sequence where both LeBron and then Bosh record a monster block on the same play.)
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