USA Basketball Announces Select Team

Jerry Colangelo, USA Men’s Basketball Senior National Team Director has announced the Select Team today. The primary objective is to help prepare the senior team for the upcoming Olympic games. The ten players named (two additional players will be named after the Las Vegas Summer League ends) are:

LaMarcus Aldridge, Kevin Durant, Jeff Green, Luther Head (Chi-Town!!), Al Horford, Andre Iguodala, Kevin Martin, OJ Mayo, Derrick Rose (Chi-Town!!) and Rodney Stuckey.

Not only will this team help prepare our Sr. National Team for the upcoming Olympic games, it will also be an opportunity to for these players to get into the USA Basketball pipeline and become part of the next generation of Sr. National Team players. The Select squad will begin training in Las Vegas on July 20 and they scrimmage the Sr. National Team from July 21-24. The training caps off with the State Farm USA Basketball Challenge on July 25 with the Sr. National Team facing off against the Canadian National Team.

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