The Team USA Officials have finally come up to a decision about the final 12 man line-up of their men’s basketball team that will compete in the upcoming FIBA World Cup 2014 in Spain slated this August 30.
From 19 players in the training pool, 12 players stood out to earn their respective spots in the final line-up.
John Wall, Bradley Beal, Paul Millsap, Damian Lillard, Chandler Parsons, Gordon Hayward, and Kyle Korver were the ones who got cut, giving way to the final 12-man roster which includes:
C DeMarcus Cousins, Sacramento Kings
G Stephen Curry, Golden State Warriors
F/C Anthony Davis, New Orleans Pelicans
G/F DeMar DeRozan, Toronto Raptors
C Andre Drummond, Detroit Pistons
F Kenneth Faried, Denver Nuggets
F Rudy Gay, Sacramento Kings
G James Harden, Houston Rockets
G Kyrie Irving, Cleveland Cavaliers
C Mason Plumlee, Brooklyn Nets
G Derrick Rose, Chicago Bulls
G Klay Thompson, Golden State Warriors
The list C/O USA Today.
The officials announced the final list right after the USA vs. Puerto Rico tune-up game in preparation for the World Cup 2014. USA won via a convincing 112-86 victory.