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Donovan Mitchell selected for Team USA training camp has a shot to make the World Cup team The Roster For Team USA’s 2019 FIBA World Cup Training Camp Has Been Officially Revealed
Sidney Guerrero | 13 June, 2019, 23:12

The 20 players named on Monday will be in Las Vegas for a training camp from August 5-9. "The majority of these players possess prior USA Basketball experience, and we know all of them are committed to representing their country and doing so in the manner expected by USA Basketball". "We've got an excellent cross-section of veteran USA Basketball and NBA players, as well as some exciting younger players who possess unbelievable versatility".

Van Gundy, part of the broadcast team for ABC at the NBA Finals, declined comment. The official, 12-member roster for the 2019 USA Basketball Men's World Cup Team will be announced August 17. Jerry Colangelo, the President of USA Basketball, and the coaches will likely look to this group first when deciding who to cut.

USA coach Gregg Popovich, who guides the NBA's San Antonio Spurs, will welcome 12 other members of the previous national team roster and six newcomers to that list. He was selected to the USA Basketball Men's National Team Mini Camp in 2012 in Las Vegas and was a member of the 2010 U17 World Championship and 2009 U16 Championship teams where he won gold medals.

Jeff Van Gundy coached the United States of America to the top of the podium at the FIBA AmeriCup 2017 in Argentina and also led them during their 10-win, 2-defeat Americas Qualifiers campaign for the World Cup. Popovich will be assisted by Golden State's Steve Kerr, Atlanta's Lloyd Pierce and Villanova's Jay Wright this summer.

Offensive firepower won't be an issue. The former second-round pick averaged 12.6 points, 7.2 rebounds and two assists per game this past season.

Real Madrid fans can't contain their excitement over new signing Luka Jovic
Martinez, preparing to play Scotland in their Euro 2020 qualifier on Tuesday night, insists Hazard has made the right move. Eden is an example to all of a player who can go back to all his old clubs with his head held high.

Beal will join 19 other National Basketball Association stars - which include New Orleans' Anthony Davis, Portland's Damian Lillard and Houston's James Harden - in camp. In total, 11 players have been selected as an NBA All-Star a total of 40 times during their careers.

Following the Las Vegas camp, which concludes with a USA Blue vs.

Since the formations of USA Basketball's National Team program in 2006 by Colangelo, USA national teams have compiled a spectacular 88-1 overall record (FIBA competitions and exhibition games) and claimed top honors in six of seven FIBA or FIBA Americas competitions (through 2016 Olympics). It will conclude with a USA Blue versus USA White exhibition game on August 9 at the T-Mobile Arena.

Millsap just completed his 13th season in the National Basketball Association and his second with the Denver Nuggets, where he played an integral role in improving the team's defense and helping Denver reach the conference semifinals for the first time since 2009.

The 2019 FIBA World Cup will run August 31 through September 15 in China.

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