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Team USA looking forward to renewing rivalry with Argentina

Originally Published: August 21, 2008
By Chris Sheridan | ESPN.com

BEIJING -- Only one team in the world has defeated the United States twice since NBA players started representing America.

It was the first team to do it, back in 2002, and it was the one that knocked Team USA out of gold-medal contention in Athens four years ago.

And if Team USA finds itself playing for bronze instead of gold on Sunday, it'll be because of the South American nation that has played the Americans the toughest when the stakes have been the highest:

Argentina.

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