The FIBA Americas Championship through served as a qualifying tournament for the FIBA Basketball World Cup and the Olympic Games. Beginning in. United States men's Olympic basketball team. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to: navigation, search. The men's national basketball team of the Roster · Basketball Showcase · Exhibition games · Olympic play. Click here to read more about historic USA Basketball Events. Selection for the '52 Olympic basketball team was handled by a member Olympic Basketball. CDT at the United Center versus FIBA Americas gold medalist Venezuela and will conclude the USA Basketball Showcase facing FIBA Africa zone champion Nigeria on Aug. Jul 29, Search Hit Enter to See All Results. United States squad — FIBA Americas Championship — Gold medal. Vincent and the Grenadines Suriname Trinidad and Tobago Turks and Caicos Islands Uruguay United States U. The Americans faced undefeated Spain in their quarterfinal game, winning — Paul, Chris Chris Paul.