It depends on what country you are talking about. The 2008 US Olympic rowing team had 45 members.
About 1,000,000 athletes.
Lenny Wilkins played in the NBA from 1960-1975 and was a 9 time NBA All-Star.
Yes, she will be participating in the 2008 Olympic Games for Team USA.
The 1992 U.S. men's Olympic basketball "Dream Team" featured college player Christian Laettner and NBA stars.
As of August 17, 2008- no medals have been awarded yet for basketball.
Yes, 22 of the 23 players on the 2008 US Olympic baseball team play in the minor leagues (14 AAA, 7 AA, 1 A) and the other player is in college. Click on the '2008 US Olympic Baseball Team' link below to see the roster.
Yes the US Virgin Islands has an olympic team.
The US has 596 athletes competing in the 2008 Summer Olympic Games.