It is less than one month before the start of the 2012 Olympic games and many teams in the basketball tournament are finalizing their rosters.
Like Team U.S.A., Team France, considered one of the stronger teams heading into London, is also limping into the tournament and will not have a squad full of their best players.
Joakim Noah will not suit up for France (ankle injury), Mickael Pietrus underwent surgery and will not play, Ian Mahinmi won't play due to contract issues with the Mavs and Rodrigue Beaubois won't play as well due to the Mavs asking him not to participate due to nagging issues he dealt with during the past NBA season. To compound matters, their floor leader, Spurs' Tony Parker, was caught up in a brawl in New York City between pop stars Drake and Chris Brown which resulted in TP suffering a scratched cornea. As such, his playing status for France is in doubt.
However, the final French national team roster was released and Parker was listed despite no word yet on whet...