FIBA Championships: Top Seven Teams To Take Down The USA

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FIBA Championships: Top Seven Teams To Take Down The USA
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Brazil's Leandro Barbosa feels they have as good a chance as any.

This article will take a look at the top seven teams and their chances to take down the United States in the FIBA Championships.  The U.S. team has been pushed to the wire by both Spain and Brazil, and both are among the top seven teams to take down the U.S. Team.

Some of these teams are pretty big longshots to take down Durant and Co., but each poses a real threat, and it isn't written in stone that the U.S. wins this.

They, like Argentina and Brazil, did not put out their best players, and all three put themselves at risk because of that.  It could be up to a team like Lithuania to sneak a championship away from the main three contenders.  

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