Over the past few weeks, Allen Iverson has been linked to several teams in China, reportedly turning down a 4-million dollar deal to play in the Chinese Basketball Association. Today Yahoo!Sports is reporting that Iverson is close to signing in with Besiktas Cola Turka, a mid-level team in the Turkish [...]
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Istanbul (2010 FIBA World Championships) – Toronto Raptors forward Linas Kleiza scored 30 points and grabbed 9 rebounds, as Lithuania beat China 78-67 in an Eight-Finals game. The victory sends the Lituania in to the quarterfinals in a do or die game versus Argentina. Playing without Yao Ming, China got [...]
Defending champions Spain used a stingy 2nd half 2-3 zone defense, to defeat tough Greek squad 80-72 in their Eight-Final match-up in Instanbul. Juan Carlos Navarro led the Spaniards with 22 points, but last nights victory was truly a team effort. It amazes me that Spain is still in this tournament, who are [...]