EuroBasket 2015: Full List of NBA Players Participating

Germany's Dirk Nowitzki is one of many NBA stars competing at EuroBasket 2015. (Getty)

Germany’s Dirk Nowitzki is one of many NBA stars competing at EuroBasket 2015. (Getty)

Any NBA fans suffering withdrawals may want to turn their attention towards EuroBasket 2015.

Starting on September 5, the biennial tournament will feature the best European teams in the world not only competing to unseat France as EuroBasket champions, but to book one of the two available spots in the 2016 Rio Olympics. With the added incentive, plenty of the world’s best players will be on display.

Some teams still aren’t quite at full strength–most noticeably Spain, who will be without Marc Gasol, Serge Ibaka, Ricky Rubio and Jose Calderon–but there will be 29 current NBA players (as well as a bevy of former ones) competing from September 5 through September 20.

Here’s the full list:

NBA Players at EuroBasket 2015



Note: Former NBA players and players who have been drafted but still play overseas are not listed.

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Jusuf Nurkic, Denver Nuggets

Mirza Teletovic, Phoenix Suns


Bojan Bogdanovic, Brooklyn Nets

Mario Hezonja, Orlando Magic

Damjan Rudez, Minnesota Timberwolves


Nicolas Batum, Charlotte Hornets

Boris Diaw, San Antonio Spurs

Evan Fournier, Orlando Magic

Rudy Gobert, Utah Jazz

Joffrey Lauvergne, Denver Nuggets

Tony Parker, San Antonio Spurs


Zaza Pachulia, Dallas Mavericks


Dirk Nowitzki, Dallas Mavericks

Tibor Pleiss, Utah Jazz

Dennis Schroder, Atlanta Hawks


Giannis Antetokounmpo, Milwaukee Bucks

Kostas Koufos, Sacramento Kings

Kostas Papanikolaou, Denver Nuggets


Omri Casspi, Sacramento Kings


Andrea Bargnani, Brooklyn Nets

Marco Belinelli, Sacramento Kings

Danilo Gallinari, Denver Nuggets


Jonas Valanciunas, Toronto Raptors


Marcin Gortat, Washington Wizards


Nemanja Bjelica, Minnesota Timberwolves


Nikola Mirotic, Chicago Bulls

Pau Gasol, Chicago Bulls


Furkan Aldemir, Philadelphia 76ers

Ersan İlyasova, Detroit Pistons

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