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LeBron James Stated ‘That S–t’s Loopy’ Teaming with Steph Curry, Durant, Kawhi for USA

Tyler Conway @@jtylerconway Featured Columnist IV July 9, 2024 Jim Poorten/NBAE via Getty Images The star power USA Basketball is bringing to the 2024 Summer Olympics isn’t lost on anyone—not even the superstars on the roster. LeBron James said it’s “surreal” to be sharing a court with Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard—his longtime

LeBron James Stated ‘That S–t’s Loopy’ Teaming with Steph Curry, Durant, Kawhi for USA

Tyler LogoFeatured Columnist IVJuly 9, 2024

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 8:   LeBron James #6 of the USAB Mens Team and Stephen Curry #4 of the USAB Mens Team look on during the USAB Men's Training Camp on July 8, 2024 at UNLV in Las Vegas, Nevada. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2024 NBAE (Photo by Jim Poorten/NBAE via Getty Images)

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The star energy USA Basketball is bringing to the 2024 Summer season Olympics is not misplaced on anybody—not even the superstars on the roster.

LeBron James stated it is “surreal” to be sharing a court docket with Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard—his longtime NBA Finals rivals—for Group USA.

“It is surreal,” James told reporters Sunday. “Anytime I see a clip, (when) I’m going on social media and see a clip of us strolling into the constructing — like yesterday, I feel all of us walked into the constructing (collectively) and I used to be like, ‘Rattling, that s–t’s loopy.’

“(It is like) someone put the best AAU workforce of all time (collectively). It is tremendous cool. That was dope. After which being on the ground with these guys simply acquired me much more respect for them.”

James, Curry and Durant lead a star-studded group of gamers who collectively determined to make the journey to Paris. Seven of the 12 gamers on the roster are over the age of 30, coming collectively for one final hurrah earlier than symbolically handing the basketball baton to the following era.

James, 39, is an Olympian for the primary time since successful gold in 2012, whereas Curry is enjoying in his first Olympics at age 35. Durant, 35, is seeking to change into the primary man to win 4 Olympic gold medals; he is at the moment tied with Carmelo Anthony for probably the most all time with three.

Leonard and Embiid be part of Curry as first-time Olympians over the age of 30. All three stars had deliberate to play worldwide basketball previously however needed to pull out because of both accidents or exhaustion from the NBA season.

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