LAS VEGAS — Standing side-by-side with chairman Jerry Colangelo and coach Mike Krzyzewski, All-Stars Kevin Durant and Kevin Love announced Wednesday their commitment to play for USA Basketball at the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain.
“Representing your country, you can’t take that for granted,” Durant said, addressing reporters after the final day of USA Basketball’s minicamp practices. “I knew last summer I was going to commit and play this next World Cup. I’m looking forward to the opportunity, man, playing against the best in the world and playing with the best in the world.”
Love added: “Being a part of USA basketball has done a lot for my career. … Jerry and coach keep mentioning being part of the USA Basketball family, heading forward, we’re looking for better and brighter things.”
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