The 2012 London Olympics is just around the corner, in fact it will already be on July 27, 2012, and as usual, basketball fans all over the world, including me, are waiting for the Final 12 Man Line-Up of the USA Men's Basketball Team.
And I'm happy to announce that I already got the players who made it to the Team USA training pool. Again, these players are only the 20 Finalists. They will still fight for a spot in the Final 12 man roster.
Here are the Finalist for the USA Men's Basketball 2012 Team:
Named as a finalist for the 2012 USA team were: LaMarcus Aldridge (Portland Trail Blazers); Carmelo Anthony (New York Knicks); Chauncey Billups (Los Angeles Clippers); Chris Bosh (Miami Heat); Kobe Bryant (Los Angeles Lakers); Tyson Chandler (New York Knicks); Kevin Durant (Oklahoma City Thunder); Rudy Gay (Memphis Grizzlies); Eric Gordon (New Orleans Hornets); Blake Griffin (Los Angeles Clippers); Dwight Howard (Orlando Magic); Andre Iguodala (Philadelphia 76ers); LeBron James (Miami Heat); Kevin Love (Minnesota Timberwolves); Lamar Odom (Dallas Mavericks); Chris Paul (Los Angeles Clippers); Derrick Rose (Chicago Bulls); Dwyane Wade (Miami Heat); Russell Westbrook (Oklahoma City Thunder); and Deron Williams (New Jersey Nets). Griffin was also officially added to the USA Basketball National Team roster.
The Coaching Staff which is headed by Duke University Blue Devils Head Coach Mr. Mike Krzyzewski. His Assistant Coaches will be Syracuse University's Jim Boeheim, Portland Trail Blazers' Nate McMillan and New York Knicks' head coach Mike D’Antoni. Together, they will decide on who will be included in the Final 12 Man Line-Up of Team USA.