NANJING, China -- Dirk Nowitzki scored 18 points to lead
Germany to a 76-75 win Saturday over Brazil in a world
In the earlier game, Tony Parker led France back from a first
half deficit to down European champions Greece 72-68. The San
Antonio Spurs guard had six points and three assists.
In Singapore, Spain defeated defending world champion Serbia and
Montenegro 80-65. Argentina, the 2004 Athens gold medalists, beat
In Seoul, Turkey upset Italy 69-64 and Lithuania edged South
Korea 83-81 in another warmup to the World Championships that start
Aug. 19 in Japan.