REPORT: Barnes to Play for Team USA

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OAKLAND - The NBA season did not end the way Harrison Barnes was hoping, Golden State lost to Cleveland in the finals and Barnes struggled all series.

But this summer the Ames native will have a chance to win a gold medal.  According to Yahoo sports, Barnes will play for team USA in the Rio Olympics.  Barnes joins teammates Klay Thompson and Draymond Green along with the likes of Kevin Durant and Carmelo Anthony.

Barnes is a free agent and expected to sign a big contract with someone later this summer.