The 2010 FIBA World Championship in Turkey is fast approaching.
Team USA will be the favorite, as usual, to win gold in the tournament, going up against traditional European powerhouses, particularly Spain, Greece, and Serbia, and up-and-coming nations like China and France.
Having won gold at the Olympics in Beijing just two years ago, there are high hopes for the United States this time around as well.
However, not a single player from that "Redeem Team" is back.
Kobe, LeBron, and Wade aren't walking through that door. Carmelo Anthony, Dwight Howard, and Chris Paul aren't either.
This is a whole new team.
With that in mind, here is what you can expect from an unproven and unconventional group of Americans...