The American basketball team is beginning to take shape, as the fourth player has pledged to enter the roster for the 2021 Olympics.
According to reports, Wizards star Bradley Beal is the latest to join the team Shams ChalanyaHe will play with Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard, Celtics forward Jason Tatum and Warriors forward Draymond Green, three players who have promised to play this summer Popovich played.
It’s not surprising to see Bill join the US team. He has a great season. He and Tatum are close friends. He enjoys the opportunity to play with Tatum in the 2021 NBA All-Star Game.
“It’s funny, man. That’s my brother. That’s my forever brother. It’s very unique and awesome to be able to share the field with him and let us all start moving forward. We have never been on the same team. It’s an honor in itself,” Bill said, every Chase Hughes of NBC Sports Washington.
Now he will play with Tatum and represent his country.
Bill ended a season. He averaged 31.3 points per game, ranking second in the NBA scoring championship, second only to Stephen Curry (32 points per game). Bill’s field goal percentage reached a career-high 48.5% Selected to the NBA All-NBA Third Team Because of his efforts.
Bill has been selected as a finalist on the US team squad many times, but he has not yet competed for the official team in major tournaments. However, he won the gold medal with the U17 team at the 2010 FIBA World Championships, averaging a team-high 18.3 points, 3.5 rebounds, 2.0 assists and 2.2 steals per game, and made 31 of 65 shots (47.7%).
The US team’s training camp is expected to start on July 7, and the basketball part of the Olympics will begin on July 25. The group stage will last until August 1, and the knockout stage will last from August 3 to August 7.
The US team is still waiting for some well-known players to make a decision. It’s worth noting that Curry has previously stated that he holds 50-50 for joining the team. San Francisco ChronicleAt the same time, LeBron James and Anthony Davis will not participate in the Olympics, and Kawhi Leonard now seems unlikely to compete after an ACL injury Are the Clippers worried?.