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Team USA recently participated in the FIBA World Cup in China and finished seventh. This is not the best result that the proud basketball country could get.
However, after the World Cup finished, Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry revealed that he wants to join Team USA in the 2020 Olympics, which will take place in Tokyo, Japan starting from July 24, 2020.
After Stephen Curry’s declaration of wanting to join his country’s side in the Olympics, his club teammate, Klay Thompson, has also revealed that he wants to join Team USA.
In an interview with the Athletic, Thompson said:
“I would love to play (for) Team USA. That is the plan. I would love to be on the Olympic team.”
Trail Blazers’ Damian Lillard has also commited to Team USA for 2020 Tokyo Olympics .