Greece
FIBA Rank: 8
Group: C
Qualified: Gold at 2005 EuroBasket
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GROUP A GROUP B
Argentina
France
Lebanon
Nigeria
Serbia & Mont.
Venezuela
Angola
Germany
Japan
New Zealand
Panama
Spain
GROUP C GROUP D
Australia
Brazil
Greece
Lithuania
Qatar
Turkey
China
Italy
Puerto Rico
Senegal
Slovenia
USA
GREECE TEAM PREVIEW
Concluded an improbable 2005 European Championship run with a convincing 78-62 victory over Germany to win the gold medal last Sept. Ö Finished fifth in the 2004 Olympic Games. Ö Team has no players who competed in the NBA last year, but guard Vassilis Spanoulis signed with the Rockets this summer.
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Vassilis Spanoulis

PRELIMINARY ROUND SCHEDULE
August 19: Greece vs. Qatar
August 20: Greece vs. Lithuania
August 22: Greece vs. Australia
August 23: Greece vs. Brazil
August 24: Greece vs. Turkey
4 p.m. ET (8/26), on NBA TV
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HISTORY
Medals: None
Best Finish: Fourth in 1994, 1998