In his strongest terms to date, USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo said Wednesday that no new players will be considered for the roster for this summer's Olympics despite a flurry of injuries.
With training camp less than a year away and no guarantee of games before then, Jerry Colangelo is ready to start finding out who wants to play on the 2012 U.S. Olympic team.
While its recent mainstays take the summer off, the United States gets back to work Tuesday in Las Vegas, opening training camp for the players competing for a chance to play in the world championships.
Dallas Mavericks guard Jason Kidd will be with Team USA as a special guest of the coaching staff for its Las Vegas training camp through July 24, sources said.
Yao Ming missed the first 10 workouts of training camp but Houston Rockets coach Jeff Van Gundy welcomed his 7-foot-6 center to the team Monday for a final one before exhibition play begins.
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