NBA players have a reputation of often taking the smallest slight and turning it into the biggest act of disrespect. For Pistons forward Greg Monroe, all he has to do is take one look at USA Basketball's selection process for its Select Team and the Olympic Team, and feel that his omission is a huge slight. He was snubbed by the selection committee, he feels, especially when he looked at the Select Team's roster that competed against the National Team in Las Vegas.
Pistons' Greg Monroe bothered by USA Basketball snub
Detroit News | Jul 10