Damian Lillard and Kevin Durant insisted there was a way back for Team USA at the Tokyo Olympics after the opening jolt of losing to France.
Simone Biles finished top of the individual all-around standings, but that did not tell the story of her testing day in Olympic qualifying.
Yuto Horigome made history by winning the first gold in the men's street skateboarding as Japan added to their medal tally on Sunday.
Evan Fournier starred with 28 points for France as the United States were beaten at the Olympics for the first time since 2004.
Andre-Pierre Gignac scored a hat-trick for France against South Africa, while Spain claimed their first win at an Olympic Games since 2000.
After making a return from a self-imposed two-month hiatus, Naomi Osaka was asked about her mental well-being at Tokyo 2020.