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GAME THREAD: NBA Africa Game 2017

Team Africa takes on Team World for the NBA’s second game in Africa

Via NBA twitter feed

At 10:00 CST on ESPN 2, Team Africa will take on Team World in a exhibition game. According to, Team Africa is made up of players born in Africa and second generation African players. Team World is made up of players from everywhere else and Captained by our own Dirk Nowitzki. Our old friend Salah Merji has a spot on Team Africa.

Team Africa Roster

Team World

Coverage starts on ESPN2 at 10:00am exactly, with tip off sometime thereafter. Join us here in the comments for any in-game discussion as we see how the Big German looks after his summer vacation.