Team USA Announced

Team USA Announced

Lebron James, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant and others named to the 2012 Olympic Basketball Team

by Team Ebony, July 9, 2012

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Team USA Announced

LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant and several other superstars will officially be representing the red, white, and blue at the 2012 Summer Olympics. The final roster for Team USA has been released, with a line-up that has many already predicting a guaranteed gold at this year's games. Other standout players scheduled to take the court in London include Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul, and Blake Griffin.

As for the coaches, Mike Krzyzewski of Duke University will be head coach, while Jim Boeheim of Syracuse University and two others will be joining the team as assistant coaches. The 2012 Olympic basketball games are scheduled to take place July 28 through August 12 in London. Both the men's and women's USA teams will be defending their gold medals.

 
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