Dispelling two myths on eve of US-Argentina semifinal

Originally Published: August 21, 2008
By Chris Sheridan | ESPN.com

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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