Luol Deng

The AP reports:

Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng has been cleared to play for Britain in the European Basketball Championships after resolving a dispute over insurance.

Deng says on his website Wednesday that “significant liability issues” have been overcome to allow him to play in the tournament. The championships run from Aug. 31-Sept. 18 in Lithuania.

He says “playing for GB is always important to me so I’m really glad we could resolve this. It has been a long process but a great team effort.”

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