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Williams Dishes Out 10 Assists In USA Blowout

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July 12, 2012; Las Vegas, NV, USA; United States guard Deron Williams (8) defends against Dominican Republic guard Juan Coronado Gil (6) in the first half at the Thomas and Mack Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-US PRESSWIRE
July 12, 2012; Las Vegas, NV, USA; United States guard Deron Williams (8) defends against Dominican Republic guard Juan Coronado Gil (6) in the first half at the Thomas and Mack Center. Mandatory Credit: Gary A. Vasquez-US PRESSWIRE

The U.S. Olympic Team played its first exhibition game on Thursday in Las Vegas, blowing out the Dominican Republic, 113-59. Kevin Durant was the leading scorer with 24 points on 9-for-11 shooting.

Deron Williams came off the bench and dished out a game-high 10 assists in just over 22 minutes of action. He started the second half and shot 3-for-6 from the field (0-for-3 from three), scoring six points. No other player in the game had more than three assists.