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Old 01-22-2007, 02:49 AM   #46
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Originally Posted by bokes15
So then why call it an all Africa team?

Because players on it were born in Africa. It's one of the two objective ways to select an all-continent team. The other one being selecting only players who have played for national teams that are members of the FIBA-Africa, the African Basketball Federation.

Of course, that means Nash would be out, because he plays for Canada, Deng would be out because he plays for England/UK, and possibly Olowokandi for the same reason.
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