Tuesday August 12, 2008
BEIJING (AP) -- The U.S. Olympic team has beaten Angola 97-76 to
wrap up the easy portion of its Olympic schedule. Dwyane Wade scored 19 points and Dwight Howard added 14 for the Americans on Tuesday night. LeBron James finished with 12 and dominated on the defensive end with his size and strength.
After two wins by an average of 26 points, the Americans move on
to play Greece, the team that beat them in the semifinals of the
2006 world championship. Two nights later it's reigning world
champion Spain, followed by Dirk Nowitzki and Germany to close pool
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