The Olympic Games begin Sunday in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Here are a few athletes who might be able to add some muscle to their games in Rio.
The Olympic men’s basketball team has the world’s best scoring record, but they also have one of the greatest rebounding percentages in the NBA.
Their star is Derrick Rose, and he is one of only three players in NBA history to score 50 or more points in every game.
This is the best basketball team in the history of the NBA, and it could very well be the best ever.
There is a reason why the Boston Celtics and the Dallas Mavericks are two of the best teams in the league, and they are not afraid to play the big man.
NBA player Derrick Rose has scored at least 50 points in six straight games, including five straight contests this season.
(Getty Images)The Denver Nuggets, who have won six straight NBA titles and four straight NBA Finals, are also one of those teams.
They are led by a talented team that has scored more than 100 points in three of the past four seasons, but the team is still looking for its first postseason win since 2009.
When it comes to the NBA’s most valuable player, the Los Angeles Lakers have two of its best players in Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol.
Bryant is the NBA leader in points, rebounds and blocks and has helped lead the Lakers to a five-game winning streak.
Gasol is a dominant player in the paint, but he also rebounds well and is a solid defender.
Kobe Bryant is a five time NBA champion, and Pau is a four time MVP and three-time Sixth Man of the Year winner.
(AP Photo/Elise Amendola)The Atlanta Hawks have won nine straight games.
They’re led by All-Star point guard Jeff Teague, who has been one of four players in the last four years to average at least 10 points, six assists and five rebounds per game.
Teague also is a great rebounder and plays with a lot of energy.
There is no question that the Atlanta Hawks are a dangerous team, but I would have to say that they are the team to beat in the Western Conference.
(Associated Press)The Los Angeles Clippers are the NBA leaders in both points and assists, but also one or two steals and one or more blocks per game in the regular season.
The Clippers have the league’s best defense, but there is no doubt that they can play a lot better with their offense.
The Los Angeles Kings are one of five teams that have won eight straight games and have a good chance to win a championship.
(NBAE via Getty Images)If there is one thing that the Boston Bruins have done well during the playoffs, it is to play with intensity.
This season, the Bruins are the only team in league history to go 10-0 in the playoffs and then go 6-1 in the Stanley Cup Final.
They also have the best record in the East, which is a nice boost for a team that is currently fighting for its life.
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