Analyzing the Biggest Questions Surrounding the 2012 Team USA Basketball Roster

« Prev
1 of 6
Next »
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse the slideshow
Analyzing the Biggest Questions Surrounding the 2012 Team USA Basketball Roster
Christian Petersen/Getty Images

Every team has its flaws. Yes, even the 2012 U.S. Olympic Men's Basketball team.

It may be hard to see after the Team USA eviscerated Nigeria by 83 on Thursday, but an upset later on in the tournament cannot be overlooked. Questions linger about this teams lack of size, among other things, but will these issues become more than abstracts?

This American squad may be the most athletic in history, and has relied on suffocating defense and constant penetration as their team principles. Juicy matchups with Argentina and Lithuania await in the upcoming days, though.

Let's explore whether these are concrete issues for this American roster heading into their toughest Olympic stretch.

Begin Slideshow »
Load More Stories
NBA

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.