Posted July 30, 2012 on AP on Fox
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LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony and David Robinson are part of an exclusive Olympic club that may never have another member. They're the only U.S. men's basketball players to compete in three Olympics - and with a potential age-limit rule change looming, maybe the last ones. ''We're very humbled from the simple fact that we've been selected once again, but we don't take it for granted,'' said James, who said he wasn't aware of the rare threepeat until someone told him. ''This is a very select group of guys who get this opportunity every four years and for us to be a part of it for three consecutive teams is an unbelievable feat.'' A feat that seemed unlikely after James' and Anthony's first experience. The Olympics couldn't end quickly enough for them in Athens. James can hardly hide his disgust with his role, or lack thereof, whenever he is asked about 2004, a time when USA Basketball was, as Anthony says, '...
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