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Nothing but buckets

Krzyzewski faces challenge after Team USA topples scoring marks against Nigeria

Originally Published: August 2, 2012
By Marc Stein | ESPN.com

LONDON -- After a deluge hard to fathom even by the standards of rainy England, after the 29 3-pointers and a historic 83-point beatdown and the uncomfortable news conference that followed, Mike Krzyzewski pulled his coaching counterpart aside to tell Ayodele Bakare two important things.

For Coach K, before he left the room, there were two points he felt he had to convey to the coach on the other end of a scoreline that a certain Dream Team never generated: United States 156, Nigeria 73.

No. ...

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