The FIBA World Cup 2023 will take place from August 25th to September 10th in the Philippines, Japan, and Indonesia. The tournament will gather 32 nations from all around the world to compete for the sole championship title.
The NBA stands as the premier basketball league globally, and the players participating in it are stars within their respective national teams. Teams with a significant number of NBA players are consistently regarded highly, and the FIBA World Cup 2023 is no exception.
Below is a list of NBA players participating in the FIBA World Cup 2023 and the team they play for.
Updated until July 30
Group A: Angola, Dominican Republic, Italy, Philippines
Serbia: Bogdan Bogdanovic (Atlanta Hawks), Nikola Jovic (Miami Heat), Filip Petrusev (Philadelphia 76ers)
South Sudan: Carlik Jones (Chicago Bulls)
Puerto Rico: No NBA players on the list.
Group C: Greece, Jordan, New Zealand, USA
Greece: Thanasis Antetokounmpo (Milwaukee Bucks)
Jordan: There are no NBA players on the list.
New Zealand: No NBA players on the list.
USA: Paolo Banchero (Orlando Magic), Mikal Bridges (Brooklyn Nets), Jalen Brunson (New York Knicks), Anthony Edwards (Minnesota Timberwolves), Tyrese Haliburton (Indiana Pacers), Josh Hart (New York Knicks), Brandon Ingram (New York) Orleans Pelicans), Jaren Jackson Jr. (Memphis Grizzlies), Cameron Johnson (Brooklyn Nets), Walker Kessler (Utah Jazz), Bobby Portis (Milwaukee Bucks), Austin Reaves (Los Angeles Lakers)
Canada: Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (Oklahoma City Thunder), RJ Barrett (New York Knicks), Dillon Brooks (Houston Rockets), Lu Dort (Oklahoma City Thunder), Nickeil Alexander-Walker (Minnesota Timberwolves), Kelly Olynyk (Utah Jazz) , Dwight Powell (Dallas Mavericks),
France: Nicolas Batum (LA Clippers), Evan Fournier (New York Knicks), Rudy Gobert (Minnesota Timberwolves)