FIBA World Cup Thread

Discussion in 'Other NBA Talk' started by Ronin, Aug 14, 2014.

  1. Ronin

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    End of the first quarter
    Ukraine 19
    USA 14
     
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    Next up for the US in the Round of 16 - MEXICO
     
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    Apparently, Australia would have to face USA if they won so they only played their backups & threw the game so they'd have an easier path in the elimination rounds.

    http://www.azcentral.com/story/spor...a-of-match-fixing-in-fiba-world-cup/15069531/
     
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    Starting lineup
     
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    end of the first quarter
    USA 23
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    I'm not liking the USA's half court offense.
     
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    Harden leads USA with 12 points
     
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    Round Number 2 between these two teams.
     
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    Pass the freaking ball Irving.
     
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    too many forced shots for USA, not enough passing from the point guard position.
     
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    thats some good defense right there, Irving.:bang:
     
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    Score?
     
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    I was in and out during the game so I couldn't keep score. I think USA was up 11 when I started throwing my temper tantrum.:)
     

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