Durant says he'll practice at Team USA minicamp

— -- LAS VEGAS -- ? Kevin Durant and Carmelo Anthony are scheduled to make their first substantive on-court comeback steps at Tuesday's opening day of USA Basketball workouts, according to USAB sources.

Durant told ESPN.com? here on Monday night that he intends to join in this week's Team USA workouts.

"Yes sir," Durant said before heading out for a late-night shooting session.

Sources close to the situation told ESPN.com that Anthony, meanwhile, is likewise planning to jump into the light, non-contact practices scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday on the campus of UNLV.