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2014 FIBA World Cup Day 1 Game Results (August 30, 2014)
Group B – Croatia defeated Philippines in OT, 81-78
Top Scorers: Bojan Bogdanovic – 26 points | Andray Blatche – 28 points
Read Recap: FIBA World Cup Results: Croatia defeats Gilas Pilipinas in OT
Watch Video: Gilas Pilipinas vs Croatia Highlights Video
Group C – Ukraine defeated Dominican Republic, 72-62
Top Scorers: Eugene Jeter – 16 points | Francisco Garcia – 18 points
Group D – Angola defeated South Korea, 80-69
Top Scorers: Olimpio Cipriano – 16 points | Sunhyung Kim – 15 points
Team USA defeated Dominican Republic, 105-62 in a tune-up game earlier (August 21, Manila Time). Rudy Gay and DeMar DeRozan with 13 points each to lead USA Basketball. Kyrie Irving and James Harden both with 12 points. Derrick Rose did not play in this game. Francisco Garcia led Dominican Republic with 14 points.
Watch the USA vs Dominican Republic Highlights Video
There were a couple of foreign players included in the line-up of Houston Rockets and Indiana Pacers when they played the 1st NBA Preseason Game in the Philippines last October 10, 2013 at Mall of Asia Arena.