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Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving has accepted an invitation to play for Team USA in this summer’s Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, league sources told ESPN on Saturday.

Sources told ESPN that Irving, after deliberating all week following the Cavaliers’ championship run, has informed USA Basketball that he will be on the plane for Rio, which completes the team’s roster. Irving, the MVP of the 2014 Basketball World Cup, averaged 19.6 points and 4.7 assists for the Cavaliers this season.

They join these players on the team: Oklahoma City’s Kevin Durant, Sacramento’s DeMarcus Cousins, Golden State’s Draymond Green and Klay Thompson, Indiana’s Paul George, Toronto’s Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan, New York’s Carmelo Anthony, Chicago’s Jimmy Butler and Los Angeles Clippers’ DeAndre Jordan.

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