USA Basketball selects 27 for mini-camp
Colorado Springs, CO (Sports Network) - USA Basketball announced on Wednesday that 27 players have accepted invitations to attend the team's 2013 mini-camp held in Las Vegas from July 22-25.
Notable attendees for the men's national team mini-camp include; Ryan Anderson and Anthony Davis of New Orleans, Harrison Barnes and Klay Thompson of Golden State, Bradley Beal and John Wall of Washington, Memphis' Mike Conley, DeMarcus Cousins of Sacramento, Toronto's DeMar DeRozan, Detroit's Andre Drummond, Paul George of Indiana, Philadelphia's Jrue Holiday, Cleveland's Kyrie Irving, DeAndre Jordan of the Los Angeles Clippers, Ty Lawson of the Denver Nuggets, Kawhi Leonard of San Antonio, Houston's Chandler Parsons and Kemba Walker of the Charlotte Bobcats.
Team USA is led by Duke University's Mike Krzyzewski, who recently returned and signed an extension to coach the club through 2013-16.
"The group of players we have assembled for the mini-camp are extremely talented and very versatile," said USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo. "This is an important opportunity for each one of them because we will be evaluating which players will continue to be involved in future USA National Team training camps and teams."
06/12 14:06:44 ET