Harden Named to Final Team USA Roster

Will play in 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup
by Chad Shanks

James Harden was selected as one of 12 players who will represent the United States in the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup. USA Basketball National Team Managing Director Jerry Colangelo announced the final roster cuts Friday night after Team USA beat Puerto Rico 112-86 behind Harden's 13 points.

Harden previously won a gold medal as a member of Team USA's 2012 Olympic team.

The 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup will be held in Spain Aug. 30 - Sept. 14 and features teams from 24 countries. Team USA will open the tournament August 30 against Finland. FULL PRESS RELEASE

FINAL TEAM USA ROSTER

  • James Harden (Rockets)
  • DeMarcus Cousins (Kings)
  • Stephen Curry (Warriors)
  • Anthony Davis (Pelicans)
  • DeMar DeRozan (Raptors)
  • Andre Drummond (Pistons)
  • Kenneth Faried (Nuggets)
  • Rudy Gay (Kings)
  • Kyrie Irving (Cavaliers)
  • Mason Plumlee (Nets)
  • Derrick Rose (Bulls)
  • Klay Thompson (Warriors)