U.S. looking comfy on way to worlds
ATHENS, Greece -- The circumstances didn't exactly call for it, but there stood Chauncey Billups at the free throw line with a smile so bright it made you want to ask what kind of toothpaste he uses.
Billups had just bricked a pair of technical-foul free throws (three actually, but he shot the first left-handed when the referee signaled that the ball was dead), and the smile was actually fitting because it was a moment he could laugh off.
That's because the whole night was a ...
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