Basketball Stars to Watch in Beijing

LeBron James | United States

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King James provided ample bulletin board material for the competition in Beijing, issuing a guarantee the United States will bring home the gold medal for the first time since 2000. Can the reigning NBA scoring champion deliver on his promise and lead the "Redeem Team" to victory?
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