Pops Mensah-Bonsu has been released from his contract with Maccabi Tel Aviv without playing a game.
The USA may have swept unbeaten to gold yet as processions go it was anything but dull at the 2012 Games.
USA overcame some fierce resistance from Spain to land their fifth basketball gold in the six Olympic Games.
US women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma hopes fans don't get bored with their success.
The United States women's basketball team won a fifth straight gold medal in a 86-50 rout against France.
The United States and Spain will do battle again for gold in the men's basketball tournament.
France will play in the final of the Olympic women's basketball tournament for the first time.
Geno Auriemma warned his team not to think their hardest task was out of the way after they reached the Olympic final.
The United States, Brazil, Russia and Spain are through to the semi-finals in the men's basketball.
GB basketball coach Chris Finch has admitted the collapse against Australia will haunt him for the rest of his career.
The USA remain on track for a record fifth straight gold medal in women's basketball after routing Canada.
Luol Deng is winning the battle against a wrist injury which had threatened to rule him out of GB's medal bid.
Luol Deng has raised doubts over whether he will play for Great Britain again after helping the team to victory over China.
Chris Finch walked away on a high after helping Team GB claim their first Olympic victory since 1948.
Great Britain recorded their first Olympic victory in basketball since 1948 with a 90-58 thrashing of China.
Great Britain's women failed to secure victory in their final match as they lost 78-66 to fellow strugglers Brazil.
Britain let slip a 15-point lead as their dream of reaching the Olympic quarter-finals ended against Australia.
The United States were taken to the wire 99-94 by a spirited Lithuania team.
GB's women suffered an 80-77 defeat to France as they failed to reach the last eight of the basketball.
USA coach Mike Krzyzewski hailed his side after they scored an Olympic record 156 points against Nigeria.