No-lympians: NBA pros who withdrew from Olympic teams

Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh, Dwight Howard, and even Lamar Odom are among a growing list of NBA pros who have withdrawn from consideration for the London Olympic squads. - By Erick Galindo

Orlando Magic's Dwight Howard gestures to the crowd after winning in Toronto.

Orlando Magic's Dwight Howard gestures to the crowd after winning their NBA basketball game against the Toronto Raptors in Toronto March 26, 2012. REUTERS/Fred Thornhill (CANADA - Tags: SPORT BASKETBALL)

Wade nurses his knee injury after U.S. men's basketball team training for Beijing Olympics, in Las Vegas

Dwyane Wade nurses his knee injury after the U.S. men's basketball team training for the Beijing Olympics, in Las Vegas, Nevada June 28, 2008. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson (UNITED STATES) (BEIJING OLYMPICS 2008 PREVIEW)

Miami Heat's Bosh celebrates a basket against the Oklahoma City Thunder during the second quarter in Game 5 of the NBA basketball finals in Miami

Miami Heat's Chris Bosh celebrates a basket against the Oklahoma City Thunder during the second quarter in Game 5 of the NBA basketball finals in Miami, Florida, June 21, 2012. REUTERS/Mike Segar (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASKETBALL)

Odom poses at a news conference announcing his acquisition by the Los Angeles Clippers in Los Angeles

Basketball player Lamar Odom poses with his new jersey at a news conference announcing his acquisition by the Los Angeles Clippers in Los Angeles, California July 2, 2012. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASKETBALL)

New York Knicks Jeremy Lin watches action from the bench for most of the first half in Toronto

New York Knicks Jeremy Lin watches action from the bench for most of the first half of their NBA basketball game against the Toronto Raptors in Toronto March 23, 2012. REUTERS/Fred Thornhill (CANADA - Tags: SPORT BASKETBALL)

Chicago Bulls' Rose is helped off court during second half of their NBA Eastern Conference quarter-final playoff basketball game against Philadelphia 76ers in Chicago

Chicago Bulls' Derrick Rose (C) is helped off the court after getting hurt during the second half of their NBA Eastern Conference quarter-final playoff basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers in Chicago April 28, 2012. REUTERS/Jim Young (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASKETBALL)

Oklahoma City Thunder v Los Angeles Lakers - Game Four

LOS ANGELES, CA - MAY 19: Andrew Bynum #17 of the Los Angeles Lakers reacts in the first period while taking on the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game Four of the Western Conference Semifinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on May 19 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Chicago Bulls v Philadelphia 76ers - Game Four

PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 06: Joakim Noah #13 of the Chicago Bulls watch warmups from the bench before the game against the Philadelphia 76ers in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs at the Wells Fargo Center on May 6, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Newly acquired Clippers players Paul and Billups talk during their NBA preseason game against Lakers in Los Angeles

Newly acquired Los Angeles Clippers players Chris Paul (R) and Chauncey Billups talk during their NBA preseason basketball game against the Los Angeles Lakers in Los Angeles, California December 19, 2011. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASKETBALL)

Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio shoots a free throw during their NBA game against Los Angeles Clippers

Minnesota Timberwolves guard Ricky Rubio shoots a free throw during the second half of the Timberwolves' NBA basketball game against the Los Angeles Clippers in the Target Center in Minneapolis, March 5, 2012. Minnesota won 95-94. REUTERS/Eric Miller (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASKETBALL)

Bobcats center Mullens works to control the ball against Clippers power forward Evans and power forward Martin during their NBA basketball game in Charlotte

Charlotte Bobcats center Byron Mullens (C) works to control the ball against Los Angeles Clippers power forward Reggie Evans (30) and power forward Kenyon Martin (2) during their NBA basketball game in Charlotte, North Carolina February 11, 2012. Both teams, the Los Angeles Stars and Carolina Cougars, are wearing retro uniforms for the game. REUTERS/Chris Keane (UNITED STATES - Tags: SPORT BASKETBALL)

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