|A sight we'll mercifully never have to see again!|
In Athens, just two Olympic Games ago, the U.S. was the major story in international basketball, not because of their continued dominance in the sport, but because of their shocking downfall. The same country that had run roughshod over the world in 1992, 1996, and 2000 had dropped off to bronze medal status, mostly due to massive roster turnover and our country’s lackadaisical approach to international hoops.
G Kobe Bryant (Age in 2016: 37)
F Lebron James (Age in 2016: 31)
G Chris Paul (Age in 2016: 31)
G Russell Westbrook (Age in 2016: 27)
C DeMarcus Cousins (Age in 2016: 26)
C Greg Monroe (Age in 2016: 26)