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International vs US players


I was thinking what if the NBA changed the AllStar game to a US versus the world game?  Then I thought, how would an all-time team of foreign born players do against a US born team?  What do you think?  Here, compiled from a couple of sources, is a list of the best foreign born players:

Andrei Kirilenko, Hakeem Olajuwon, Tim Duncan, Leandro Barbosa, Dino Radja, Sarunas Marciulionis, Zydrunas Ilgauskas, Vlade Divac, Yao Ming, Dikembe Mutumbo, Pau Gasol, Peja Stojakovic, Drazen Petrovic, Tony Parker, Arvydas Sabonis, Steve Nash, Detlef Schrempf, Rik Smits, Toni Kukoc, Manu Ginobli, Dirk Nowitski, Patrick Ewing, Dominique Wilkins, Carlos Boozer, Steve Kerr, Mychal Thompson, Chris Anstey

 

A lot of great front line players but a little short in the backcourt.  My 12 best from that list would probably be:

C - Olajuwon/Sabonis/Divac

PF - Duncan/Gasol/Nowitski

SF - Wilkins/Kukoc

SG - Ginobli/Petrovic

PG - Nash/Parker

 

Versus an all US squad:

C - Chamberlin/Abdul-Jabbar/Russell

PF - Malone/McHale/Lucas

SF - Bird/Pippin

SG - Jordan/Bryant

PG - Robertson/Thomas

 

I think the US wins, but the international talent is pretty tough.  What would your teams look like?

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