Clutch LeBron lifts Team USA vs Lithuania

Posted at Aug 05 2012 02:58 PM | Updated as of Aug 05 2012 10:58 PM

MANILA, Philippines – LeBron James took command of the floor to bring to life a struggling United States team to beat Lithuania, 99-94, and keep them unbeaten in Group A.

Midway through the fourth quarter, Lithuania staged a rally to get within two points of the US, until James scored nine points down the stretch.

His heroics ensured a US victory and a perfect 4-0 win-loss record.

James shared scoring honors for Team USA with Carmelo Anthony, as they finished with 20 points apiece.

Meanwhile, it was Linas Kleiza who led the Lithuania with 25 points. -- ANC, August 5, 2012.