Team USA impressive after shaking off early jitters
LAS VEGAS -- Jerry Colangelo was checking his cell phone messages in the tunnel beneath the stands a few minutes after the final buzzer when I asked him for a report card on his own little Dream Team.
"The effort is there, and everybody is on the same page -- and I know you didn't see that in Athens," he said.
He's got a point there, and thus far everything seems to be going according to plan for the man in charge of restoring America's rightful place in the world of international basketball.
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