Team USA Basketball, Tokyo Olympics: Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry will not participate in this summer’s Tokyo Games, according to Shams Charania and Anthony Slater of The Athletic.
Per that report, “Curry had been deciding on participating over the last few weeks, and USA Basketball expected him to be out of the available pool.“
Warriors star Stephen Curry has opted against playing for Team USA in the Tokyo Olympics this summer, sources tell me and @anthonyVslater. Curry had been deciding on participating over the last few weeks, and USAB expected him to be out of the available pool.
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) June 21, 2021
Team USA Basketball 2021 Roster: With just one month away from the start of the Tokyo Olympics, USA Basketball’s roster will reportedly include 8 All-Stars
Per Shams Charania and Joe Vardon of The Athletic, Damian Lillard of the Portland Trail Blazers and Draymond Green of the Golden State Warriors have committed to play for Team USA.
Ahead of the team’s training camp, which starts on July 6 in Las Vegas, here’s who has reportedly committed or is expected to commit to the USA Men’s National Team 12-man roster for the Tokyo Olympics:
Team USA Basketball 2021 Roster
|Damian Lillard||Portland Trail Blazers||The Athletic’s Shams Charania and Joe Vardon|
|Bradley Beal||Washington Wizards||The Athletic’s Shams Charania and Joe Vardon|
|Jayson Tatum||Boston Celtics||Yahoo Sports’ Chris Haynes|
|Draymond Green||Golden State Warriors||The Athletic’s Shams Charania and Joe Vardon|
|Kevin Durant||Brooklyn Nets||The Athletic’s Shams Charania and Anthony Slater|
|Bam Adebayo||Miami Heat||ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski|
|Devin Booker||Phoenix Suns||ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski|
|James Harden||Brooklyn Nets||The Athletic’s Shams Charania|
|Khris Middleton||Milwaukee Bucks||ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski|
|Kevin Love||Cleveland Cavaliers||ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski|
|Chris Paul||Phoenix Suns||The Athletic’s Shams Charania|
(This list will be updated with more news)