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Allen Iverson To Play In Turkey?

Allen Iverson To Play In Turkey?

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 […]

by × October 12, 2010 × 0 comments

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Argentina & Lithuania Advance At FIBA Worlds

Argentina & Lithuania Advance At FIBA Worlds

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 […]

by × September 7, 2010 × 0 comments

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Spain And Serbia Move On At World Championships

Spain And Serbia Move On At World Championships

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 […]

by × September 5, 2010 × 0 comments