Mason Plumlee

Bojan Bogdanovic had 16 points and seven rebounds in Croatia's 90-85 win over Argentina Sunday in the FIBA World Cup in Spain. He shot 6-for-11 (3-for-6 from three) in 37 minutes for Croatia (2-0). Bogdanovic is averaging 21 points through two games.

Mason Plumlee played four second-half minutes and an all-zeroes scoreline in Team USA's 98-77 win over Turkey. The U.S. , which trailed 40-35 at halftime, is 2-0.

Guard Jorge Gutierrez scored eight points on 3-of-8 shooting?and?had two assists for Mexico (1-1) ?in its 89-68 loss to Slovenia.

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It was generally a good debut for the three Nets playing in FIBA World Cup openers Saturday in Spain.

Forward Mason Plumlee played 11 minutes, scoring six points with a rebound in Team USA's 114-55 rout of Finland. ?Afterward, he fended off yet another question if his ties to coach Mike Kkrzyzewski and Nike played a role in his selection to the team.

Forward Botjan Bogdanovic scored 26 points, ?including six in overtime, to lead Croatia over the Philippines and Andray Blatche 81-78.?Bogdanovich was 9-for-18 ?shooting (2-of-4 on threes), He had four rebounds, an assist and six turnovers.

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Mason Plumlee had a cameo and Bojan Bogdanovic a leading role on Tuesday in the Nets forwards' ?final warm-ups with their national teams before the FIBA World Cup this weekend. (NetsDaily, Aug.?26).

Plumlee played two minutes in the late stages of Team USA's 101-71 victory over Slovenia in?Gran Canaria, Spain. ?Bogdanovic had 24 points in 23 minutes for Croatia's 94-80 win over Lithuania in Zagreb, Croatia. Bogdanovic was 10-for-15 from the floor, 5-of-9 from behind the arc.

Bogdanovic, who was named Croatia's player of the year Tuesday, also had three rebounds and four assists.

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Nets forward Mason Plumlee said he expects to find out Saturday morning if he'll be making the trip with Team USA to the FIBA World Cup in Spain (Nets Daily, Aug. 22).

Plumlee played nine minutes and had four points, five rebounds and two steals as the U.S. defeated Puerto Rico 112-86 at Madison Square Garden Friday.

The fact Andre Drummond did not play?Friday?heightened speculation Plumlee will make the team coached by Mike?Krzyzewski, Plumlee's coach at Duke.

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