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China: 'It was a good test for us' - Popovich after USA beats Greece 69-53

China, Shenzhen
September 07, 2019 at 19:25 GMT +00:00 · Published

"It was a good test for us," said head coach of the USA men's national basketball team Gregg Popovich at a press conference in the Chinese city of Shenzhen on Saturday, after his squad snatched a 69-53 win against Greece and NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo at the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup.

Kemba Walker noted that "we played well, we had a great game plan, we stuck to it, and we were able to come out with a big win."

Walker scored 15 points and Donovan Mitchell 10 points, to help the USA defeat Greece 69-53 in the second-round game.

The USA team have now all but secured a spot in the Basketball World Cup quarter-finals.

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"It was a good test for us," said head coach of the USA men's national basketball team Gregg Popovich at a press conference in the Chinese city of Shenzhen on Saturday, after his squad snatched a 69-53 win against Greece and NBA MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo at the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup.

Kemba Walker noted that "we played well, we had a great game plan, we stuck to it, and we were able to come out with a big win."

Walker scored 15 points and Donovan Mitchell 10 points, to help the USA defeat Greece 69-53 in the second-round game.

The USA team have now all but secured a spot in the Basketball World Cup quarter-finals.

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