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Team USA to get 'sizable' test against Turkey

Originally Published: July 30, 2008
By Chris Sheridan | ESPN.com

MACAU -- Four years ago, the U.S. Olympic team went into Istanbul half-expecting a cakewalk against a Turkish team that hadn't even qualified for the Olympics.

By the midpoint of the fourth quarter, the Americans were fighting -- successfully, it turned out -- to salvage their fifth and final pre-Olympic exhibition.

Well, the Turks are on Team USA's radar again. And again, it is a Turkish team that will not be competing in the Olympics. The teams will face off Thursday ...

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