Iconic U.S. landmark serves as backdrop for the teams as they prepare for a summer of competition.
As the USA Men’s and Women’s teams train and prepare, they visited Washington, D.C. as part of the Nike World Basketball Festival 2012. Marking their last stop in the United States before heading abroad to Manchester, Barcelona and ultimately London, the teams have joined with Nike to celebrate the performance and culture of basketball.
Men pictured from left to right: Coach Mike Krzyzewski, Carmelo Anthony, Tyson Chandler, James Harden, Russell Westbrook, Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Andre Iguodala, Chris Paul, Kevin Love, Anthony Davis and Deron Williams.
Women pictured from left to right: Angel McCoughtry, Lindsay Whalen, Seimone Augustus, Candace Parker, Sylvia Fowles, Tamika Catchings, Sue Bird, Diana Taurasi, Maya Moore, Tina Charles, Asjha Jones, Swin Cash and Coach Geno Auriemma.
These photos have been digitally adjusted.