USA Basketball Announces Finalists For Olympic Team

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0  Updated at 12:39 pm, January 16th, 2012 By: ABC Digital
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Joe Robbins/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — When team USA goes for another Olympic gold medal in basketball, it could be one of the most talented squads we’ve seen on the Olympic level in quite some time. USA Basketball announced the 20 finalists for the 2012 Olympic team.

Guards: Dwayne Wade, Deron Williams, Chris Paul, Eric Gordon, Russell Westrbrook, Chauncey Billups, Derrick Rose, Kobe Bryant.

Forwards: LeBron James, Andre Iguodala, Rudy Gay, Kevin Durant, Carmelo Anthony, Chris Bosh, Blake Griffin, Lamar Odom, LaMarcus Aldridge, Kevin Love.

Centers: Dwight Howard, Tyson Chandler.

Team USA head coach Mike Krzyzewski will have some tough decisions to make. He has to cut the roster down to 12 players, and he has until June 20 to finalize his roster.

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