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Anthony Edwards Shines as Team USA Clinches Perfect 3-0 Record in Group Stage and Advances to Next Phase of FIBA World Cup

Anthony Edwards is having an exceptional year, a trend that seamlessly translates to his stellar performance on the court for Team USA in the FIBA World Cup.

As the designated team leader, Edwards showcased his formidable prowess against Jordan today, illustrating his lethal capabilities.

His impressive displays propelled Team USA to yet another resounding victory, maintaining an unblemished record with a commanding 110-62 win.

Looking ahead, the USA’s upcoming challenges include matches against Montenegro and Lithuania in the Second Round, while Jordan shifts focus to the Classification Games 17-32, with aspirations of reaching the Olympics or Olympic Qualifying Tournament.

Following the FIBA World Cup group stage draw on April 29 this year, both Team USA and Jordan coincidentally ended up in the same group. The matchup between them marked the conclusion of their respective group games.

It was evident that one of them was poised to be the favored contender for the championship, while the other had previously secured just one victory in 10 World Cup appearances.

The contest offered no suspense, as USA dominated from the outset, a trend set by Jaren Jackson Jr.’s opening two points. Anthony Edwards, named the TCL Player of the Game, swiftly took control, amassing 13 points before Jordan could react.

The 22-year-old dynamo concluded with 22 points, shooting 8-of-16, and showcased his versatility with 8 rebounds and 4 assists.

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