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France defeated Israel 82-63 in EuroBasket 2013 Pool Play on Friday.
Alexis Ajinca had 13 points and six rebounds, while Tony Parker had 12 points and seven assists.
Omri Casspi had 14 points, while Liol Eliyahu had 14 points and five rebounds.
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Back in August, comedian/actor Kevin Hart got a chance to hangout with Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry and hoop it up on the basketball court.
Lowry decided to play a little bit of one-on-one with Kevin and during an attempted lay-up, Lowry got his shot blocked by the diminutive actor:
Kevin Hart likes him some basketball and the 5’4″ comedian has been a staple at NBA events and is good friends with many of the players. Last summer, he challenged Raptors’ Kyle Lowry to a game of 1-on-1 at Impact Basketball. Though we’re sure he didn’t get the last laugh, watch him stuff one of Lowry’s layup attempts:
Lithuania defeated Latvia 67-59 in EuroBasket 2013 Pool Play on Friday.
Jonas Valanciunas led Lithuania with 11 points and 10 rebounds.
Rihards Kuksiks had 13 points in a losing effort for Latvia.
France bounced back from an opening loss to Germany by defeating Great Britain 88-65 in EuroBasket 2013 Pool Play on Thursday.
Tony Parker had 16 points, five assists and three rebounds to lead France. Nicolas Batum chipped in 17 points, while Alexis Ajinca had 10 points and 11 rebounds.
Dan Clark had a team-high 16 points for Great Britain.