Is Justin Timberlake reteaming with *NSync at the MTV Video Music Awards this Sunday?

News reports Tuesday said singer-actor Timberlake and the other former members of the late-'90s/early '00s boy band -- Lance Bass, JC Chasez, Joey Fatone and Chris Kirkpatrick -- would reunite for a performance at the VMAs. Their appearance onstage at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn would be one of the group's rare one-off reunions since disbanding in 2002.

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Us Weekly reported that the show's producers were "trying to make it happen" and that a reunion performance was "coming together." An MTV network spokesman told Newsday, "We have no comment. Not sure where Us Weekly is getting its 'source.' "

Timberlake's spokeswoman did not respond to a Newsday request for comment.

The group's last televised performance was a Bee Gees tribute medley at the 2003 Grammy Awards. Its last public performance came the following year, when *NSync sang "The Star Spangled Banner" at the annual benefit basketball game for Challenge for the Children, a charity the band founded in 1999.

MTV said last week that Timberlake, who is nominated for six awards -- including Video of the Year for "Mirrors" -- is scheduled to receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award for his "pioneering and innovative impact" on music videos.

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In other VMA news, MTV announced Tuesday that Katy Perry will close the show with her song "Roar" from an undisclosed location in Brooklyn.