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Monday, August 18, 2008

Olympics: Team USA with Kobe Bryant and LeBron James crushed out Nowitzki's Germany

The popular basketball "Dream Team" of U.S. put away Dirk Nowitzki and Germany in a hurry as the competitions in Beijing Olympics continue.

Indeed, the U.S. team completed an undefeated run through pool play Monday with a 106-57 romp over the Germans. The Americans next face Australia, the only team to give them a game, Wednesday in the quarterfinals. The Dream Team downed Australia just 87-76 in an exhibition in the city of Shanghai.

According to the records, Dwight Howard scored 22 points and LeBron James had 18, 16 in the first half for the United States.

As for Dirk Nowitzki, the German star scored 14 points for Germany, which finished 1-4. It was not a good night for him though.

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