Carmelo Anthony shows way as US caps pre-Olympic buildup with rout of Nigeria
Carmelo Anthony goes 7 for 13 in a little over 19 minutes of action for Team USA. AP

TEAM USA capped its pre-Olympic schedule with a 110-66 rout of Nigeria on Monday in Houston, Texas (Tuesday, Manila time).

Carmelo Anthony scored 19 points and five other Team USA members had double-digit scores.

Klay Thompson scored 17 as the USA finished its tuneup assignments with a 43-point average winning margin.

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Kevin Durant had 14 points and Demar DeRozan added 13 for Team USA, which earlier beat China twice, Argentina, and Venezuela.

Chamberlain Oguchi had a game-high 21 points for Nigeria. 

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