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Friday’s Team USA scrimmage canceled

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 10: Zach LaVine #5, Bradley Beal #4, Damian Lillard #6, Kevin Durant #7, and Jayson Tatum #10 of the USA Men's National Team look on during the game against the Nigeria Men's National Team on July 10, 2021 at Michelob ULTRA Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Stephen Gosling/NBAE via Getty Images)

The Team USA-Australia scrimmage on July 16 in Las Vegas has been canceled due to health and safety protocols, according to Shams Charania.

Team USA will conclude its exhibition schedule against Spain on July 18.

Washington Wizards’ Bradley Beal was the first player to enter the protocols on July 14, followed by Detroit Pistons’ Jerami Grant on July 15.

Beal will be unable to participate in the Tokyo Olympic Games, while Grant’s status remains up in the air.

Grant did not test positive for COVID-19.

Team USA flies to Tokyo on July 19 before beginning their Olympic tournament on July 25 against France.

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