London Games 2012: Each Country's Best Basketball Player to Watch

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London Games 2012: Each Country's Best Basketball Player to Watch
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Will Blake Griffin supplant Vince Carter as greatest Olympic dunker?

If you haven't seen the Dream Team documentary that aired in June on NBA TV, treat yourself to an amazing look at the impact the 1992 team had on the world...and all of the drama that unfolded between its members, from Michael Jordan to Magic Johnson to the always-quotable Charles Barkley.

That team was untouchable for one reason: It globalized basketball. Ask international players in the NBA today how they first fell in love with the game, and some of them will tell you it's because of that '92 Dream Team that they are where they are today.

But enough about those old folks. The new generation of players is here and will be pitted against each other in this year's Olympics. Here's my list of the best player from each team.

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