Lithuania
FIBA Rank: 4
Group: C
Qualified: Fifth at 2005 EuroBasket
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Lithuania
Qatar
Turkey
China
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USA

Before he joins the Wizards, Darius Songaila will represent his country.
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LITHUANIA TEAM PREVIEW
Absent from the team that took fourth place in the 2004 Olympics includes Athens stars Sarunas Jasikevicius, Ramunas Siskauskas and Saulius Stombergas. Ö Former Hornets guard Arvydas Macijauskas will shoulder the bulk of the scoring load with Wizards forward Darius Songaila and Nuggets forward Linas Kleiza.
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NBA PLAYERS
Linas
Kleiza
Darius
Songaila

PRELIMINARY ROUND SCHEDULE
August 19: Lithuania vs. Turkey
6 p.m. ET, on NBA TV
August 20: Lithuania vs. Greece
August 22: Lithuania vs. Qatar
August 23: Lithuania vs. Australia
August 24: Lithuania vs. Brazil
6 p.m. ET (8/25), on NBA TV
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HISTORY
Medals: None
Best Finish: Seventh in 1998