Kyle Kuzma injured his left ankle, this will keep him from being able to play in any of the upcoming games that team USA has left to play.
The injury is rumored to be minor and he only is experiencing soreness in his ankle, it’s possible Kuzma could return back to the lineup soon.
His ankle injury could lead to a worse injury should he continue to play on it. Team USA currently has 13 players on the roster and will need to finalize the roster for 12 players.
The players that are still in the rotation are:
Harrison Barnes (Sacramento Kings);
Jaylen Brown (Boston Celtics);
Joe Harris (Brooklyn Nets);
Brook Lopez (Milwaukee Bucks);
Khris Middleton (Milwaukee Bucks);
Donovan Mitchell (Utah Jazz);
Mason Plumlee (Denver Nuggets)
Marcus Smart (Boston Celtics);
Jayson Tatum (Boston Celtics);
Myles Turner (Indiana Pacers);
Kemba Walker (Boston Celtics);
Derrick White (San Antonio Spurs);
Kyle Kuzma (Los Angeles Lakers);