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Washington center JaVale McGee, who participated in the Las Vegas camp but was not on the roster, also won’t be coming to New York.

USA Basketball hoped to have at least some of the players from the team that won the gold medal in Beijing, but all declined to return this summer. Dwight Howard was the only true center on that team, but the Americans were loaded with superstars who overcame that.

The team is scheduled to train in New York from Aug. 10-16, playing an exhibition game against France on Aug. 15 at Madison Square Garden. The Americans also will play potentially tough exhibition games in Europe against Spain, Greece and Lithuania before arriving in Istanbul.

Colangelo said certain players have already been warned they are on the bubble and need to play well in New York. Though many spots may already be set, the final decision may not be made until Europe, as the team could head overseas with more than 12 players.

“I think it’s fair to say that the staff and myself could probably come up with a solid eight or nine and that’s really been the case all week,” Colangelo said. “Maybe names have changed a little bit, but we knew it would be a close call and that’s why New York is so important to us before we make our final decisions and also the probability, possibility that we’ll take more than 12 with us.”