Love among 28 NBA players selected for U.S. national team pool
- January 23, 2014 - 10:10 AM
Kevin Love is among 28 players selected for the 2014-2016 USA Men’s National Team Pool, from which the 2014 USA World Championship Team and the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team will be selected.
Love, who was also a part of the national team that won gold at the 2012 London Olympics, is one of seven players that return to the national team after capturing gold at the 2010 FIBA World Championship.
Joining Love on the USA Men’s National Team roster are: LaMarcus Aldridge (Portland Trail Blazers), Carmelo Anthony (New York Knicks), Bradley Beal (Washington Wizards), Tyson Chandler (New York Knicks), DeMarcus Cousins (Sacramento Kings), Stephen Curry (Golden State Warriors), Anthony Davis (New Orleans Pelicans), Andre Drummond (Detroit Pistons), Kevin Durant (Oklahoma City Thunder), Kenneth Faried (Denver Nuggets), Paul George (Indiana Pacers), Blake Griffin (Los Angeles Clippers), James Harden (Houston Rockets), Gordon Hayward (Utah Jazz), Dwight Howard (Houston Rockets), Andre Iguodala (Golden State Warriors), Kyrie Irving (Cleveland Cavaliers), LeBron James (Miami Heat), Kyle Korver (Atlanta Hawks), David Lee (Golden State Warriors), Kawhi Leonard (San Antonio Spurs), Damian Lillard (Portland Trail Blazers), Chris Paul (Los Angeles Clippers), Derrick Rose (Chicago Bulls), Klay Thompson (Golden State Warriors), Russell Westbrook (Oklahoma City Thunder) and Deron Williams (Brooklyn Nets).
The coaching staff is headed by Duke University's Mike Krzyzewski. Serving as assistant coaches are Syracuse University coach Jim Boeheim, Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau and New Orleans Pelicans head coach Monty Williams.
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