The 12-man Team USA roster for the Olympics is coming together, as Milwaukee Bucks’ Khris Middleton and Cleveland Cavaliers’ Kevin Love are the latest commitments, according to Adrian Wojnarowski.
Middleton and Love are the ninth and 10th players to commit to Team USA’s roster, joining Brooklyn Nets’ James Harden and Kevin Durant, Miami Heat’s Bam Adebayo, Phoenix Suns’ Devin Booker, Washington Wizards’ Bradley Beal, Portland Trail Blazers’ Damian Lillard, Golden State Warriors’ Draymond Green and Boston Celtics’ Jayson Tatum.
Middleton, 29, played for Team USA at the 2019 FIBA World Cup, where he averaged 9.9 points, 4.9 rebounds and 2.4 assists per game in eight games.
Love, 32, has represented Team USA twice, including at the 2010 FIBA World Cup and 2012 Olympic Games, winning a gold medal at both events.
Team USA’s 12-man roster is expected to be set soon and training camp begins on July 6 in Las Vegas led by head coach Gregg Popovich.
The group stage of the men’s Olympic basketball tournament will take place from July 25 to Aug. 1, with the knockout round taking place from Aug. 3-7.