Rio Olympics: Carmelo Anthony becomes all-time leading scorer for Team USA


Carmelo Anthony became the all-time leading scorer in Team USA history on Wednesday, scoring 31 points to pass Lebron James in the United States victory over  Australia, with a 10 point margin 98-88.

Anthony shot 9-of-15 from 3-point range vs. Australia, accounting for over 50 percent of their made 3-pointers as they outscored Australia by 30 points from three. Anthony scored 14 points in the first quarter to take the all-time lead and rallied a long with Cavaliers point Kyire Irving to a 10 point victory.

Team USA faces Serbia Friday at 6 p.m. ET.

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