The United States men’s basketball team is full of stars. From Kevin Durant to LeBron James to Kobe Bryant, the Americans will be the team to beat in 2012.
But plenty of other teams have star power that will help them challenge the Americans for the gold medal.
Some are NBA stars, one plays professionally in Spain, but all the players on this list will make their respective teams a tough out in this year’s Olympics tournament.
Let’s take a look at the top five non-American players who will help their teams contend for a gold medal.