Ariza an Olympian in 2012? He’s accepted an invitation to play in the USA mini-camp!

This is great news for Ariza!

L.A. Times: Ariza accepted an invitation to play in a USA Basketball mini-camp next month in Las Vegas.

Ariza is one of 25 players who will take part in the July 22-25 mini-camp, the first of several steps toward determining the make-up of the U.S. team at the 2012 Olympics.

Ariza, who turns 24 next week, will be joined in Las Vegas by Kevin Durant, Brandon Roy, Danny Granger, Andre Iguodala, Derrick Rose, Rudy Gay, Kevin Love, Russell Westbrook and Blake Griffin, among others.

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  • kaynam24

    i hope he plays

  • trevor#3bby

    omg trevor in da olympics would bee awsome.!!!! not 2 mention all da new ppl like russell westbrook, derrick rose, andre igualadala, kevin durant…it doesn’t get much better den dat.! but trevor ariza is da missing piece. hes a lockdown defender who knows what to do on both the offensive AND defensive end.! wooo hopefully dis is trueeeee:]] cnt wait:D :D