1. LeBron James
1 Gold Medal, 1 Bronze Medal
At 6'8" and 250 pounds, with the ability to play every position on the court, LeBron James is a force unlike any other in basketball. The unstoppable combination of speed and strength possessed by “King James” was a key factor in propelling the American team to Olympic gold in 2008. Hoping to repeat, James is taking his talents to London this year—along with a major chip on his shoulder—to compete alongside Miami Heat teammates Wade and Chris Bosh.