Tony Parker, France beat Lithuania
LONDON -- Tony Parker, wearing goggles to protect an eye injured in a nightclub brawl, scored 27 points and Nicolas Batum added 21 on Thursday to lead France to an 82-74 victory over Lithuania in Olympic basketball.
Ronny Turiaf of the Los Angeles Clippers pulled down 10 rebounds for France (2-1), which was led by the NBA players on its roster. Batum plays with the Portland Trail Blazers.
Parker sank a 3-pointer to finish a 10-2 run that gave France a 59-52 lead at the end of the third ...
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