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Catching up with the Knicks before the Tokyo Olympics

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Knicks players were spared the disappointment of Team USA losing to Nigeria in an exhibition on Saturday evening — the most shocking result of any international basketball friendly we can recall. Not to disrespect the Nigerians, but they’re leading scorer was Miami Heat benchwarmer Gabe Vincent. Nine years ago they lost to the Americans by 83 points in the Olympics. That’s not how many points they scored. That was the margin of defeat. EIGHTY-THREE. USA coach Gregg Popovich said, “I am kind of glad” because it could knock them out of complacency for the Olympics, but that rings hollow unless A…

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