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Chicago Bulls' Butler, McDermott named to 2014 USA Select Team

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Jimmy Butler and Doug McDermott of the Chicago Bulls were chosen to play for the 2014 USA Men’s Select Team that will train with the 2014 USA Basketball Men’s National Team during their training camp on July 28-31 in Las Vegas, Nevada, according to a press release from the Chicago Bulls.

USA Basketball announced the decision on Tuesday. Butler and McDermott will be 2 out of 13 who will play for the team. Other players on the team are the following: Harrison Barnes (Golden State Warriors); Trey Burke (Utah Jazz); Draymond Green (Golden State Warriors), Tim Hardaway Jr. (New York Knicks); Tobias Harris (Orlando Magic); Victor Oladipo (Orlando Magic); Mason Plumlee (Brooklyn Nets); Miles Plumlee (Phoenix Suns); Marcus Smart (Boston Celtics); Dion Waiters (Cleveland Cavaliers); and Cody Zeller (Charlotte Hornets).

"USA Basketball's Select Teams are critical for getting some of the game's brightest and most promising young players experience at the USA National Team level, and getting them into our pipeline," USA Basketball National Team managing director Jerry Colangelo said in the release.

Every practice will take place at UNLV’s Mendenhall Center (12:00-3:00 p.m. PDT).

Ten dollar tickets for the 2014 Basketball Showcase on August 1 at 6:00 p.m. local time, that features a Blue-White intrasquad game at UNLV's Thomas & Mack Center, can be purchased by calling 702-739-FANS or online at www.UNLVtickets.com

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