USA Basketball — Time For A Reboot?

It should be the greatest roster of all time.  ALL TIME.  In video game terms, a perfect team carries a 99 rating across the board—this team should be rated ∞ and be able to absolutely embarrass the 99 team in simulation.  Every time.

I’m talking about the USA Basketball Men’s Senior National Team.  Team USA.

Most of the time, it’s spot on.  The best team in the world.  Literally.  According to Wikipedia, the United States fields the most successful international team: 16 Olympic tournaments entered, 16 medals won.  With 13 of them being of the golden variety. Continue reading