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Miami Heat power forward Chris Bosh has taken himself out of consideration for the 2012 USA Olympic basketball team.
Bosh will miss the Olympics to rest and rehab his abdominal injury he sustained in the Heat's first game of the second-round series against the Indiana Pacers.
Bosh is the second Heat member to pull out of the London 2012 Olympic games due to injury. Dwyane Wade will not participate because of an upcoming knee surgery.
Bosh averaged 9.1 points and 6.1 rebounds in 17.3 minutes per game as a member of the 2008 gold-medal winning team at the Beijing games.
Players still in contention to make the 2012 team are as follows:
Guards: Kobe Bryant, Chris Paul, Deron Williams, Russell Westbrook, James Harden, Eric Gordon.
Forwards: LeBron James, Kevin Durant, Carmelo Anthony, Blake Griffin, Andre Iguodala, Lamar Odom, Anthony Davis, Rudy Gay, Kevin Love.
Center: Tyson Chandler.
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The Miami Heat superstar conceded that he will miss the Summer Olympics in its entirety because of an upcoming surgery on his injured left knee.
Chris Bosh has taken his name out of consideration for the London Olympics, becoming the second Miami Heat player in as many days to make the move over injury concerns.
Bosh announced the decision Friday through agent Henry Thomas. Bosh is still recovering after straining an abdominal muscle during the second round of the playoffs. He missed nine games, though did return for the...
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The Opening Ceremonies of the London Olympics are only a month away, and Team USA has lost yet another star. Dwyane Wade informed head coach Mike Krzyzewski and USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo on Thursday that he is officially out for the Olympic Games, as he will instead undergo surgery on his ailing right knee.
“I’ve decided to listen to my doctors and get the procedure...
Dwyane Wade’s tenure as an Olympian has ended. The newly crowned NBA champ will not be with USA basketball this summer in London. Wade was battling a knee injury for the bulk of the playoffs and has informed USA Basketball Chairman Jerry Colangelo and coach Mike Krzyzewski that he’ll be having knee surgery in early July. [...]
Dwyane Wade will miss the 2012 Olympics in London due to needing surgery on his left knee. Dwyane made the necessary calls to officials letting them know he is not near healthy enough to compete in the Olympics in late July. The Miami Heat guard called USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo and coach Mike Krzyzewski on Thursday and [...]
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Team USA's basketball’s roster for their men’s team is not written in stone.
Some feel that it has but after Players View spoke with Team USA’s media rep Craig Miller, we found out that indeed the roster spots are still very much up for grabs.
Please click the link below to read this feature that predicts Team USA's final roster of 12.
MIAMI Miami guard Dwyane Wade is out of the London Games, and his Olympic career is over.
Wade, who battled a left knee problem during the playoffs while helping the Heat to the title, called USA Basketball Chairman Jerry Colangelo and coach Mike Krzyzewski on Thursday to tell them he would be dropping out of the games due to needing knee surgery.
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June 26, 2003.
That was the day LeBron James, Darko Milicic, Carmelo Anthony, Chris Bosh, and Dwyane Wade were drafted into the NBA. To date, the 2003 draft class is considered one of the greatest of all time because of the influx of talent.