Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Still Rooting For Lithuania.(Metro & New Mexico)

Byline: JIM BELSHAW Of the Journal

Eurelijus Zukauskas, Saurnas Jasikevicius, Arvydas Sabonis, Zydrunas Ilgauskas, Arturas Karnishovas, Sarunas Marciulionis Kestutis Marciulionis, Mindaugas Timinskas, Darius Songalia if only two lousy free throws one three-pointer

Ah, well, in the end it would all come down to a media problem anyway. Everything is a media problem now.

Thursday morning, I see a headline that almost warms the heart "Dream Team Avoids Nightmare U.S. Men's Basketball Team Hangs on to Beat Lithuania."


Isn't this why we watch the Olympics? So we might see Lithuania beat the NBA?

So we can see people with long, grand strings of consonants in their names do things nobody expects them to do? …

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