Team USA’s one stunning loss in the Coach K era

Ed Odeven Reporting

Greece shocked the U.S. men’s basketball team at the 2006 FIBA World Championship in Saitama, Japan, denying the Americans a spot in the final. (As noted in Ailene Voisin’s Aug. 13 column in the Sacramento Bee, Team USA is 52-1 in official contests under Mike Krzyzewski.)

Here’s what I wrote on that game:

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A sports writer/columnist who believes the unfolding story is always fascinating. Same goes for retelling tales of yore.

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