Meet the hoops world's Sweet 16
Get the skinny on the 16 teams in the 2002 World Basketball Championships.
A look at the 16 teams competing in the men's basketball World Championships on Aug. 29-Sept. 8 at Conseco Fieldhouse and the RCA Dome:
POOL A Angola: Perennially the strongest team from Africa, the Angolans will field a veteran-laden team that includes 38-year-old Jean-Jacques Conceicao -- who played in the 1992 game against the United States in which Charles Barkley elbowed an Angolan player.
Canada: Will be without any of its NBA players after Steve Nash withdrew from the team in ...
Read full story