2023 FIBA World Cup

FIBA World Cup Team Profile: Germany

Get ready for the FIBA Basketball World Cup with a team-by-team breakdown of the 32 countries in the competition.

With a third-place finish during the 2022 EuroBasket tournament, Germany touts a talented and experienced club poised to make a deep run in this year’s World Cup. Five current NBA players are on Germany’s roster, and others like Andreas Obst and Johannes Voigtmann boast formidable international careers. Germany will face Japan at 5:10 a.m. ET on August 25th, hoping to advance out of one the toughest groups in the tournament that also includes Finland and Australia.

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Coach: Gordon Herbert

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Schroder led Germany to a third-place finish in EuroBasket 2022 tournament, earning 1st Team All-Tournament honors. The 10-year NBA veteran had a herculean effort against Giannis Antetokounmpo and Greece, defeating them in the quarterfinals. Schroeder is expected to be one of the top-performing players in this year’s tournament.

Group Play Schedule

  • Aug. 25: Germany vs. Japan (8:10 a.m. ET)
  • Aug. 27: Germany vs. Australia (4:30 a.m. ET)
  • Aug. 29: Germany vs. Finland (3:30 a.m. ET)

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