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    Team USA’s terrifying 12-man squad for upcoming Olympic Games

    Watch out world, Team USA mean business.

    The most dominant basketball nation on planet Earth aren’t taking their foot off the gas as they prepare for the Paris Olympics with a loaded squad.

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    A photo of the 12-man squad was shared to social media and it’s an image that should leave every other nation shaking in their Nikes.

    With an outrageous talent pool to pick from, Team USA will head into the 2024 Olympics with a team that has achieved everything on offer in the NBA.

    Led by LeBron James, the squad features a group that have a combined 8 MVP trophies, 2 Defensive Player of the Year awards, 84 All Star appearances and 15 NBA titles.

    The 12-man roster consists of James, Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Joel Embiid, Anthony Davis, Jayson Tatum, Kawhi Leonard, Bam Adebayo, Anthony Edwards, Tyrese Haliburton, Devin Booker and Jrue Holiday.

    The group are set to cash in for the 2024/25 season with their combined contracts coming in at an outrageous $809 million (AUD).

    To put the staggering wealth into context, the entire Australian Boomers squad will earn around $81 million.

    Curry single-handedly will earn more next season with a whopping $82.4m contract for the Golden State Warriors.

    Team USA are going to torch the OlympicsSource: Supplied
    Team USA in a practice session. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)Source: Getty Images

    Team USA are chasing a fifth straight Olympic gold medal, in a run of dominance that has seen them win seven out of the past eight Olympics.

    They will line up in Group C at the Olympics where they’ll go up against Puerto Rico, South Sudan and Serbia.

    Group B consists of Brazil, France, Germany and Japan while Group A has Australia, Canada, Greece and Spain.

    Team USA Olympic Draw

    Sunday, July 29: vs Serbia

    Thursday, August 1: vs South Sudan

    Sunday, August 4: vs Puerto Rico

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