France name 12-man squad for Rio Olympics

France have announced their 12-man squad for the Rio Olympics, that start in three weeks.

The team has five NBA stars and Euroleague MVP Nando De Colo, but out of the NBA players involved, Orlando Magic forward Evan Fournier is not on the final roster.

As expected, Rudy Gobert is a last minute inclusion.

France will be in Group A in Rio, alongside USA, Serbia, Venezuela, China and Australia.

France roster:

Nicolas Batum (Charlotte Hornets)
Nando De Colo (CSKA Moscow)
Boris Diaw (Utah Jazz)
Antoine Diot (Valencia)
Mickael Gelabale (Le Mans)
Rudy Gobert (Utah Jazz)
Thomas Heurtel (Anadolu Efes)
Charles Kahudi (Villeurbanne)
Joffrey Lauvergne (Denver Nuggets)
Tony Parker (San Antonio Spurs)
Florent Pietrus (Nancy)
Kim Tillie (Laboral Kutxa)