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Lithuania still causing issues for USA

LeBron, Team USA forced to turn it on late to outlast Lithuania at Olympics ... again

Originally Published: August 4, 2012
By Marc Stein | ESPN.com

LONDON -- They should have known. Their own coach acknowledged that "we could have been more ready." You'd have expected them to anticipate nothing less, but the NBA superstars in red, white and mostly blue ran into their old friends from the Baltics here Saturday afternoon and quickly learned something about the weakest Lithuanian team they've ever faced in Olympic basketball competition:

A limited Lithuania is still Lithuania.

Still stubborn. Still dangerous. Still causing a variety ...

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