This is pretty awesome stuff! Go Team USA! Go Kobe!
LakersBlog: Kobe Bryant and the other members of USA Basketball team arrived in Las Vegas today to begin gellin’ as a team at a two-day mini-camp.
The camp is the start of the team’s training for the upcoming Beijing Olympics. They will convene at Cox Pavilion at UNLV.
The USA Team will resume its training in Las Vegas on July 21 and will train daily for four days, capping the session with the USA Basketball Challenge on July 25 against the Canadian National Team at Thomas & Mack Center.
The weekend minicamp, along with the later camp, will be profiled in a five-art documentary series called “Road To Redemption.” The series will debut with a special one-hour episode that will air July 2 on ESPN2.
Road To Redemption presented by NIKE –
Episode Date Time Network Length
One 7/02/08 7:00 PM ET ESPN2 1 Hour
Two 7/21/08 7:30 PM ET ESPN2 30 mins
Three 7/31/08 7:30 PM ET ESPN2 30 mins
Four 8/05/08 7:00 PM ET ESPN2 30 mins
Five 8/05/08 7:30 PM ET ESPN2 30 mins