Team USA mini-camp taking shape


Team USA is holding a mini-camp in preparation for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The mini-camp is reportedly scheduled for Aug. 11-13 in Las Vegas.

That’s two days of “non-contact” practice, followed by a scrimmage on the third day — all directed by U.S. basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo and head coach Mike Krzyzewski.

While no names have officially been released, here’s a list of players believed to be attending the mini-camp, compiled from a variety of news outlets:

  • Kevin Love, PF, Cleveland Cavaliers
  • Kyrie Irving, PG, Cleveland Cavaliers
  • Chandler Parsons, SF, Dallas Mavericks
  • Andre Drummond, PF/C, Detroit Pistons
  • Steph Curry, PG, Golden State Warriors
  • Klay Thompson, SG, Golden State Warriors
  • Draymond Green, PF, Golden State Warriors
  • Harrison Barnes, SF, Golden State Warriors
  • James Harden, SG, Houston Rockets
  • Blake Griffin, PF, Los Angeles Clippers
  • Mike Conley, PG, Memphis Grizzlies
  • Michael Carter-Williams, PG, Milwaukee Bucks
  • Carmelo Anthony, F, New York Knicks
  • Kevin Durant, SF, Oklahoma City Thunder
  • Mason Plumlee, C, Portland Trail Blazers
  • Kawhi Leonard, SF, San Antonio Spurs
  • DeMar DeRozan, SG, Toronto Raptors
  • Gordon Hayward, G/F, Utah Jazz
  • Bradley Beal, SG, Washington Wizards

News outlets providing names include ESPN, USA Today, the New York Daily News and Detroit Free-Press.