Linas Kleiza, Paulius Jankunas and Martynas Pocius were named in the 15-strong Lithuanian national team preliminary squad for EuroBasket 2013 that head coach Jonas Kazlauskas announced in Vilnius on Tuesday.
Since the now 28-year-old Jonas Maciulis turned into a senior Lithuanian international at EuroBasket 2007, there has only been one major tournament when he has not pulled on the yellow-green jersey.
Sarunas Jasikevicius has been an iconic player in European basketball since the turn of the century, and for Lithuania almost since stepping on a court for his first international game 20 years ago.
Point guard Ricky Rubio confirmed on Wednesday that he will play for Spain at Eurobasket 2013, should new Spain head coach Juan Antonio Orenga include him in the squad that travels to Slovenia.
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