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Cuban players go missing at tourney

Updated: June 19, 2012, 7:25 PM ET
Associated Press

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Five Cuban players who recently arrived for an international basketball tournament in Puerto Rico are missing, the president of the Puerto Rican Basketball Federation said Tuesday.

Carlos Beltran said the men did not show up for practice or for their second game against Nicaragua. He said the remaining seven Cuban athletes will continue to play.

"The team has to keep playing," he said. "It's a commitment."

Beltran said the federation is taking no action ...

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