Brooklyn Nets superstar Kevin Durant would commit to playing for the United States Olympic team at the upcoming Tokyo 2020 Games, according to a report.
Shams Charania, from The Athletic web portal, was the first to highlight the information.
Durant, who ended his participation in the 2021 playoffs after losing a seventh game to the Milwaukee Bucks, would seek his third gold medal at an Olympiad. He previously did it in 2012 and 2016. He also won a gold medal at the 2010 World Cup.
The star forward averaged 34.3 points per game in the recent postseason with a Nets who failed to advance to the Eastern Conference finals.
Other players who have openly committed include Damian Lillard, Draymond Green, Jayson Tatum and Devin Booker, among others.