WATCH: Nets’ Mikal Bridges, Cam Johnson show out in USAB scrimmage

As the United States Men’s Basketball Team prepares for the 2023 FIBA World Cup that begins on Saturday against New Zealand, Brooklyn Nets wings Mikal Bridges and Cam Johnson have more opportunities to show the world what they are capable of.

The Nets having two representatives playing for Team USA is big news not only for Bridges and Johnson, but also for Brooklyn and its fanbase as the start of the 2023-24 season gets closer with each passing day. While the “twins” will have the ball in their hands more during the NBA season, FIBA competition has given them a glimpse into what they can do to help a team outside of having the ball in their hands.

Outside of the game against Germany, Bridges and Johnson have played well for Team USA and have shown their other skills like cutting without the basketball and playing exceptional defense. Here’s some more evidence of Bridges and Johnson balling out during a Team USA scrimmage:

Story originally appeared on Nets Wire