A place to follow the Raps through this year's tournament.

Day 1

Australia (76) vs. Jordan (75)
Anderson = 22pts (7/10), 9 boards, 4 assists
and finally two free throws by David Andersen with 13 seconds gave them the win.
Brazil (81) vs. Iran (65)
Barbosa = 13pts (5/10), 2 assists
Postgame Interview

Lithuania (92) vs. (79)
Kleiza = 27pts (11/15), 8 boards
A stunning 13-2 run to start the second quarter and back-breaking shooting at key moments from Linas Kleiza has secured a hard fought 92-79 win for Lithuania over New Zealand in the opening game of Group D in Izmir.
Kleiza was masterful with 27 points and 8 rebounds for Lithuania, while Paulius Jankunas (15 points) and veteran Jonas Maciulis (14 points) were also prominent.
Side Note:
Turkoglu (Turkish Jordan) = 6pts (0/6), 7 boards, 7 assists

Whose play on day 1 impressed you the most?