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Old 01-13-2012, 03:09 AM   #2
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Default Re: Projecting Olympic Rosters

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Originally Posted by Grinder
My best guesses:

Team USA
PG: Chris Paul / Derrick Rose / Deron Williams
SG: Kobe Bryant / Dwyane Wade
SF: Lebron James / Carmelo Anthony
PF: Kevin Durant / Chris Bosh
CT: Dwight Howard / LaMarcus Aldridge / Kevin Love

Spain
PG: Jose Calderon / Ricky Rubio / Victor Sada
SG: Juan Carlos Navarro / Sergio Llull
SF: Rudy Fernandez / Fernando San Emeterio
PF: Pau Gasol / Felipe Reyes / Victor Claver
CT: Marc Gasol / Serge Ibaka

France
PG: Tony Parker / Rodrigue Beaubois / Fabien Causeur
SG: Mickael Pietrus / Nando De Colo
SF: Nicolas Batum / Mickael Gelabale
PF: Boris Diaw / Ali Traore
CT: Joakim Noah / Ronny Turiaf / Ian Mahinmi

Brazil
PG: Marcelo Huertas / Rafael Luz / Raul Neto
SG: Leandro Barbosa / Alex Garcia
SF: Marcelo Machado / Marcus Vinicius
PF: Nene / Guilherme Giovannoni
CT: Anderson Varejao / Tiago Splitter / Rafael Hettsheimeir

Argentina
PG: Pablo Prigioni / Pepe Sanchez / Juan Fernandez
SG: Manu Ginobili / Paolo Quinteros
SF: Carlos Delfino / Hernan Jasen
PF: Andres Nocioni / Federico Kammerichs / JP Gutierrez
CT: Luis Scola / Fabricio Oberto

Russia
PG: Alexey Shved / Anton Ponkrashov
SG: Vitaly Fridzon / Sergey Bykov / Dmitry Kulagin
SF: Viktor Khryapa / Sergey Monya
PF: Andrei Kirilenko / Andrey Vorontsevich / Semen Antonov
CT: Timofey Mozgov / Sasha Kaun


Pietrus is always injured or refuses to play. Moerman will be there over him most likely. Juan Fernandez is not ready to play for Argentina's team at the Olympics.

They have numerous players better than him like Leo Gutierrez, Leo Mainoldi, Nico Gianella, Luis Ciqueira, etc. that would be on the team before him.

Kulagin? Antonov? No. Kurbanov and Sokolov are better players. And if Beverly wants to play, which is he says over and over that he does, then he will for sure be over those guys.

Also, Sergio Rodriguez is having a lot better year than Sada is, so he is more likely to make Spain's team at the moment.

And for the USA, Bosh and Aldridge are no locks at all. I would expect Blake Griffin to make it over one of them.

Last edited by Euroleague : 01-13-2012 at 03:14 AM.
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