TNT to Air World Hoops Championship

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Turner Network Television will air four live games from the 2002 FIBA
(International Basketball Federation) World Basketball Championship for Men.

The tournament will run Aug. 29 through Sept. 8 in Indianapolis.

TNT will run games featuring the U.S men's team, headed by Milwaukee Bucks
head coach George Karl and featuring some of the National Basketball
Association's all-stars.

This will be the first time in the tournament's 50-year history that the
games will be played in the United States.