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This was possibly the Americans’ last easy game before London, with exhibitions remaining in Barcelona against 2008 bronze medalist Argentina and Spain, the team they beat in the gold-medal game four years ago.
Former NBA player Pops Mensah-Bonsu scored 12 points, and Andrew Sullivan had 11 for Britain.
USA 118, Britain 78Deron Williams scores 19 in his first start and Carmelo Anthony scores 19 in his first game off the bench.
» A 10-0 run to end the first quarter and an 8-0 run late in the second help put the game away for Team USA, which leads by as many as 47 points.
» Chicago Bulls All-Star Luol Deng scores a game-high 25 points for Britain.
Up nextTeam USA vs. Argentina at Barcelona, Sunday, 10 p.m.
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