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Which NBA stars will play Eurobasket 2022? Luka Doncic, Giannis Antetokounmpo and Nikola Jokic lead the list

Eurobasket 2022 It is the first continental appointment since the 2017 edition, when the Slovenia of Goran Dragic and a very young Luka Doncic surp

Which NBA stars will play Eurobasket 2022? Luka Doncic, Giannis Antetokounmpo and Nikola Jokic lead the list


Eurobasket 2022 It is the first continental appointment since the 2017 edition, when the Slovenia of Goran Dragic and a very young Luka Doncic surprised the Old Continent. for the tournament September there will be many powerful names in the NBA.

Top-tier stars, All-Star talent, battle-hardened veterans, former MVPs of European competitions… The Eurobasket is always a very appealing event that brings together an exquisite game, as well as increasingly superior physical and domain conditions.

Discover in The Sporting News who are the NBA stars that will play the next Eurobasket 2022. In addition, you can also review which players will be missing.

Nikola, Jokic, Giannis Antetokounmpo and Luka Doncic, to the Eurobasket

Three of the best NBA players have confirmed their presence at the next Eurobasket 2022. Nikola Jokic, Giannis Antetokounmpo and Luka Doncic will be the references for Serbia, Greece and Slovenia in search of medals.

Jokic and Giannis have accumulated the last four NBA MVP trophies, in addition to other awards, and Doncic was champion of the last Eurobasket. All three are in the elite of this sport. In fact, Luka, Jokic and Giannis were chosen in the best quintet of the 2021-2022 season (All-NBA).

As a curiosity, the three coincided in the LeBron team in the All-Star 2021. They also shared a rotation with two other European stars, Rudy Gobert and Domantas Sabonis.

Which NBA stars will play Eurobasket 2022?

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The Eurobasket 2022 will feature a large number of NBA players. The most prominent are:

  • Luka Doncic (Slovenia)
  • Goran Dragic (Slovenia)
  • Juancho Hernangomez (Spain)
  • Willy Hernangomez (Spain)
  • Nikola Jokic (Serbia)
  • Dennis Schroeder (Germany)
  • Franz Wagner (Germany)
  • Giannis Antetokounmpo (Greece)
  • Lauri Markkanen (Finland)
  • Rudy Gobert (France)
  • Evan Fournier (France)
  • Alperen Sengun (Turkey)
  • Domantas Sabonis (Lithuania)
  • Jonas Valanciunas (Lithuania)
  • Bojan Bogdanović (Croatia)
  • Jusuf Nurkic (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

The complete table with all the NBA players for Eurobasket 2022:

Player Country NBA Team

Luka Doncic Slovenia Dallas Mavericks

Goran Dragic Slovenia Chicago Bulls

Vlatko Cancar Slovenia Denver Nuggets

Nikola Jokic Serbia Denver Nuggets

Juancho Hernangomez Spain Utah Jazz

Willy Hernangomez Spain New Orleans Pelicans

Usman Garuba Spain Houston Rockets

Dennis Schroder Germany Free Agent

Daniel Theis Germany Boston Celtics

Franz Wagner Germany Orlando Magic

Danilo Gallinari Italy Boston Celtics

Simone Fontecchio Italy Utah Jazz

Giannis Antetokounmpo Greece Milwaukee Bucks

Thanasis Antetokounmpo Greece Milwaukee Bucks

Lauri Markkanen Finland Cleveland Cavaliers

Rudy Gobert France Minnesota Timberwolves

Frank Ntilikina France Dallas Mavericks

Theo Maledon France Oklahoma City Thunder

Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot France Atlanta Hawks

Evan Fournier France New York Knicks

Nikola Vucevic Montenegro Chicago Bulls

Cedi Osman Turkey Cleveland Cavaliers

Alperen Sengun Turkey Houston Rockets

Furkan Korkmaz Turkey Philadelphia 76ers

Omer Yurtseven Turkey Miami Heat

Alex Len Ukraine Sacramento Kings

Svi Mykhailiuk Ukraine Toronto Raptors

Domantas Sabonis Lithuania Sacramento Kings

Jonas Valanciunas Lithuania New Orleans Pelicans

Bojan Bogdanovic Croatia Utah Jazz

Ivica Zubac Croatia LA Clippers

Dario Saric Croatia Phoenix Suns

Jusuf Nurkic Bosnia and Herzegovina Portland Trail Blazers

Luka Garza Bosnia and Herzegovina Detroit Pistons (free agent)

Devi Avdija Israel Washington Wizards

Sandro Mamukelashvili Georgia Milwaukee Bucks

Jeremy Sochan Poland San Antonio Spurs

Vit Krejci Czech Republic Oklahoma City Thunder

Which NBA players will not be at Eurobasket 2022?

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There are important casualties for Eurobasket 2022, although less numerous than for the previous edition or for the 2019 World Cup:

Player Country Equipment Absence reason

Bogdan Bogdanovic Serbia Atlanta Hawks Injury

Ricky Rubio Spain Cleveland Cavaliers Injury

Enes Kanter Turkey Free Agent Ideological Confrontation

Nicolas Batum France LA Clippers Personal Decision

Boban Marjanovic Serbia Houston Rockets Coach Decision

*Classification according to the position of your team in the last Eurobasket (2017)

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