Dispelling two myths on eve of US-Argentina semifinal
BEIJING -- There are two myths being perpetuated back home in the United States which need to be addressed before we get to tipoff of the US-Argentina semifinal Friday.
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Myth No. 1: It is impossible for Team USA to lose.
Myth No. 2: Winning the gold medal is going to be easy.
And since a certain percentage of my loyal readers have made it clear -- both in their ESPN Conversation ...
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