Serbia & Montenegro
FIBA Rank: 2
Group: A
Qualified: Wildcard
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2006 FIBA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
TEAM PAGES
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

With major roster turnover, the Serbian spotlight is on Milicic.
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SERBIA & MONTENEGRO TEAM PREVIEW
Serbia and Montenegro's National Team has been the subject of much turmoil in recent years. After winning the World Championship in 2002, the squad collapsed during the Athens Games, going 1-5 and never making it out of the preliminary round.
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NBA PLAYERS
Darko Milicic Kosta Perovic

PRELIMINARY ROUND SCHEDULE
August 19: Serbia & Montenegro vs. Nigeria
August 20: Serbia & Montenegro vs. France
6 p.m. ET, on NBA TV
August 21: Serbia & Montenegro vs. Lebanon
August 23: Serbia & Montenegro vs. Venezuela
6 p.m. ET, on NBA TV
August 24: Serbia & Montenegro vs. Argentina
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HISTORY
Medals (as Yugoslavia): Gold (5), Silver (3), Bronze (2)
Best Finish: Gold in 1970, 1978, 1990, 1998, 2002