Pacers' Turner named to 2016 USA Men's Select Team

BY foxsports • June 7, 2016

Indiana's Myles Turner, a member of the NBA's All-Rookie second team, continues to earn acclaim as one of the league's rising stars.

Turner, who just completed his rookie season with the Pacers, is one of 25 players who were chosen for the 2016 USA Men's Select Team that will train July 18-21 with the 2016 USA Basketball Men's National Team during its training camp in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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USA Basketball announced the selections Tuesday.

Selected for the 2016 USA Basketball Select squad along with Turner were Devin Booker (Phoenix Suns), Malcolm Brogdon (University of Virginia), Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (Detroit Pistons), Willie Cauley-Stein (Sacramento Kings), Kris Dunn (Providence College), Aaron Gordon (Orlando Magic), Jerami Grant (Philadelphia 76ers), Gary Harris (Denver Nuggets), Rodney Hood (Utah Jazz), Brandon Ingram (Duke University), Brice Johnson (University of North Carolina), Stanley Johnson (Detroit Pistons), Zach LaVine (Minnesota Timberwolves), C.J. McCollum (Portland Trail Blazers), Doug McDermott (Chicago Bulls), Emmanuel Mudiay (Denver Nuggets), Jahlil Okafor (Philadelphia 76ers), Jabari Parker (Milwaukee Bucks), Julius Randle (Los Angeles Lakers), D'Angelo Russell (Los Angeles Lakers), Marcus Smart (Boston Celtics), Denzel Valentine (Michigan State University), Justise Winslow (Miami Heat) and Cody Zeller (Charlotte Hornets).

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich, head coach of the USA Basketball Men's National Team for the 2017-20 quadrennium, will oversee the Select Team. Spurs assistant coach Ime Udoka and Villanova head coach Jay Wright will serve as assistant coaches.



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