The USA Men’s Basketball team will compete in the Tokyo Olympics this summer with a roster featuring NBA stars as well as former gold-medal winners.
See below to find out when Team USA is scheduled to play during the Tokyo Olympics, the dates for their exhibition games in Las Vegas and the players on the U.S. roster.
Tokyo Olympics Schedule
The men’s basketball action tips off on July 25 — two days after the Opening Ceremony in Tokyo — with 12 countries competing in the initial Group Phase.
Team USA will play in Group A against France, Iran and Czech Republic in order to qualify for the single-elimination Final Phase that begins on August 3.
All games will be played at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.
|Sunday, July 25||France 83, USA 76||—|
|Wednesday, July 28||USA 120, Iran 66||—|
|Saturday, July 31||USA 119, Czech Republic 84||—|
|Tuesday, Aug. 3||USA 95, Spain 81||—|
|Thursday, Aug. 5||USA 97, Australia 78||—|
|Friday, Aug. 6||USA vs. France||10:30 p.m. ET|
|Saturday, Aug. 7||Men’s Bronze Medal Game||7 a.m. ET|
Team USA started training camp in Las Vegas on July 6. In addition to practices, the team will play exhibition games against Nigeria, Australia, Argentina and Spain.
|Saturday, July 10||Nigeria 90, USA 87||—|
|Monday, July 12||Australia 91, USA 83||—|
|Tuesday, July 13||USA 108, Argentina 80||—|
|Friday, July 16||USA vs. Australia*||—|
|Sunday, July 18||USA 83, Spain 76||—|
* = cancelled
USA Olympic Roster
The USA men’s basketball roster features 12 NBA players and three former gold-medal winners. Kevin Durant and Kevin Love have two gold medals (2012 and 2016) and Draymond Green has one (2016).
|Bam Adebayo||Miami Heat|
|Bradley Beal*||Washington Wizards|
|Devin Booker||Phoenix Suns|
|Kevin Durant||Brooklyn Nets|
|Jerami Grant||Detroit Pistons|
|Draymond Green||Golden State Warriors|
|Jrue Holiday||Milwaukee Bucks|
|Keldon Johnson**||San Antonio Spurs|
|Zach LaVine||Chicago Bulls|
|Damian Lillard||Portland Trail Blazers|
|Kevin Love*||Cleveland Cavaliers|
|JaVale McGee**||Denver Nuggets|
|Khris Middleton||Milwaukee Bucks|
|Jayson Tatum||Boston Celtics|