AP – Bradley Beal won a gold medal with USA Basketball 11 years ago, leading the Americans in scoring on their way to an undefeated run at the Under-17 world championship.
He’s looking for another gold this summer — on international basketball’s biggest stage.
The Washington Wizards guard has committed to playing for the United States (US) at the Tokyo Olympics, according to a person with knowledge of the decision who spoke to The Associated Press (AP) on condition of anonymity on Friday because the team has not been
Also on Friday, the AP learned from a second person that Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker has given USA Basketball his commitment to play in Tokyo. That person also spoke on condition of anonymity because the team announcement is still spending. ESPN first reported Booker’s plans to be on the team.