The international basketball federation has cleared Britain's men's and women's teams to compete in the 2012 London Olympics without qualifying.
Derrick Rose and four returnees from the 2012 Olympic men's basketball champions are among the 19 players selected for this summer's U.S. national team roster.
USA Basketball announced Thursday its 28-player pool for the next three summers that features a wide variety of American standouts.
Mike Krzyzewski is hopeful Derrick Rose will be part of the 2016 Olympic team.
There will never be another team like the Dream Team, perhaps not in any sport. And because of that once-in-a-lifetime fit, Olympic basketball knows exactly where the bar is set and who put it there.
Britain has lost a second NBA player for the men's basketball tournament at the Olympic Games after Ben Gordon failed to link up with the squad at its training camp in the United States.
Byron Mullens will miss the London Olympics because of an injury, depriving host Britain of one of its three NBA players
Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng is one of three NBA players who have agreed to play on Britain's Olympic team.
Cavaliers center Anderson Varejao won't be lying on a Brazilian beach this summer.
Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng has been cleared to play for Britain in the European Basketball Championships after resolving a dispute over insurance.
Al Horford never thought he'd spend a month training with the Dominican Republic national team in the middle of Kentucky.
NBA commissioner David Stern welcomed the decision to allow Britain's basketball teams to compete at the 2012 London Olympics.
Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng was excited to receive the news Sunday that Great Britain's men's basketball team will compete in the 2012 Olympics in London.
Britain must prove it is serious about improving its basketball program for the long term before its teams are cleared to compete in their home Olympics next year, a leader of the sport's world governing body said Wednesday.
Dwight Howard is feeling like Superman again.
LeBron James will get another shot at Olympic gold, and this time, he'll have reigning MVP Kobe Bryant.