USA Basketball names men’s training camp roster
Four 2012 Olympic gold medalists were among 19 men named to the USA Basketball National Team training camp roster Monday.
Here’s the full list:
Anthony Davis -- Olympian
Kevin Durant -- Olympian
James Harden -- Olympian
Kevin Love -- Olympian
The players will participate in a July 28-Aug. 1 training camp in Las Vegas. The FIBA World Cup team, which is usually 12 players, will be selected from the group.
The FIBA World Cup winner qualifies for the 2016 Olympic basketball tournament.
The FIBA World Cup is slated for Aug. 30-Sept. 14 in Spain. It was previously known as the World Championships, with the U.S. winning the most recent title in 2010 (its first title since 1994).
The U.S.’ biggest competition should be host Spain, the two-time reigning Olympic silver medalist.
Five members of the 2010 World Championships team went on to make the 2012 Olympic Team (Tyson Chandler, Durant, Andre Iguodala, Love and Westbrook).