The eaves Danilo
Gallinari, finalist of the eastern conference of the NBA with the Atlanta
Hawks, entered the list of Italy on Tuesday to play the basketball tournament of the Games of Tokyo.
Two days after working the miracle, without being able to count on Gallinari, and stamp the ticket for the Games by beating Serbia away from home in the pre-Olympic final, the coach Piss
Sacchetti communicated a list of twelve players from which he fell Awusu
Abass, who had been part of the feat against the Serbs.
Gallinari, 33, joins a team in which players such as point guard Nicoló shine Mannion, of the Golden State Warriors, absolute protagonist of the pre-Olympic, and the forwards Simone Fontecchio and Achille Polonara.
Italy will start the concentration on Rome on July 12 and will fly to Tokyo on Friday July 16, where he will debut in the Olympic tournament on July 25 against Germany.
This is Italy’s roster for the Tokyo Games:
Frame Spissu (Banco di Sardegna Sassari), Niccolò Mannion (Golden State Warriors), Stefano Tonut (Umana Reyer Venice), Danilo Gallinari (Atlanta Hawks), Nicolò Melli (Dallas Mavericks), Simone Fontecchio (Alba Berlin), Amedeo Tessitori (Segafredo Virtus Bologna), Giampaolo Ricci (Segafredo Virtus Bologna), Riccardo Moraschini (Armani Exchange Milan), Michele Vitali (Umana Reyer Venice), Achille Polonara (Fenerbahce Istanbul), Alessandro Pajola (Segafredo Virtus Bologna).