15-time Olympic gold medalist Team USA has been struck with a surplus quantity of well being points these previous few weeks.
On Monday afternoon, Team USA introduced that Chicago Bulls guard Zach LaVine is not going to be touring with the group Tuesday due to well being and security protocols.
Although this can be heartbreaking information to many, LaVine is simply probably the most not too long ago introduced participant that has been positioned underneath well being protocol. Washington Wizards star Bradley Beal and Detroit Pistons ahead Jerami Grant have additionally been positioned underneath well being and security protocols.
Unlike Beal and LaVine, it’s nonetheless unknown wether or not Grant will step down from enjoying with group USA, which is an effective signal.
Cleveland Cavaliers huge man Kevin Love is one other participant who has stepped away from the group, although his determination was due to his perception he wasn’t in peak bodily situation fairly than a COVID-19 an infection.
Team USA will face Spain within the 2021 Olympic video games opening on July 25, with new additions Keldon Johnson and JaVale McGee to exchange Bradley Beal and Kevin Love.