Report: USA Basketball invited more than 50 players to World Cup training camp before settling on 15


NBC Sports


Team USA will lack its usual star power in the upcoming FIBA World Cup. Just how deep did the Americans go into the reserves? Tim Reynolds of the Associated Press: It took more than 50 invitations – and probably that many revisions of plans – to get to Sunday, the day where 15 members of the current national team arrived in Las Vegas for meetings and final preparations before the first training camp practice under new USA Basketball coach Gregg Popovich starts Monday.

Continue reading...