LeBron shines against Turkey, morphs into FIBA player
MACAU -- Five seconds into the game, LeBron James pulled off a defensive move that was four years in the making.
Turkey controlled the opening tip of Thursday's exhibition game -- Team USA's first match on foreign soil since the summer of 2006 -- and Ersan Ilyasova went straight to the basket and put up a soft shot that bounced off the rim and was headed straight through the hoop.
It appeared it was about to be 2-0 deficit for the United States, but that wasn't to be.
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