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U.S. players smile after a World Basketball Championship round of 16 match against Angola at the Sinan Erdem stadium in Istanbul, Monday, Sept. 6, 2010. The U.S.A. won 121-66 and will play in the quarter finals. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)
Photo by: Thanassis Stavrakis
U.S. players smile after a World Basketball Championship round of 16 match against Angola at the Sinan Erdem stadium in Istanbul, Monday, Sept. 6, 2010. The U.S.A. won 121-66 and will play in the quarter finals. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)

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