Originally posted on Project Spurs  |  Last updated 6/24/13
With the 2012-13 NBA season over, some players will now be turning their attention to summer play with their respective countries for Olympic qualifying tournaments. For San Antonio Spurs French contingency of Tony Parker, Nando De Colo and Boris Diaw, that means summer play with Team France for Eurobasket 2013 in Slovenia. The trio have been named to the initial roster for Team France along with other French NBA players such as Ronny Turiaf, Evan Fournier and Nicolas Batum. Here is the complete 17-man preliminary roster: Among those invited are three players who play in Spanish clubs: Thomas Heurtel (Vitoria), Kim Tillie (CB Murcia) and Florent Pietrus (Valencia)   The list of 17 players who will be in 12 in the coming weeks, is composed by: Tony Parker (San Antonio Spurs / USA), Leo Westermann (Partizan Belgrade / SRB), Antoine Diot (Paris-Levallois/FRA), Thomas Heurtel (Vitoria / ESP), Evan Fournier (Denver Nuggets / USA), Nando De Colo (San Antonio Spurs /
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