Originally posted on Sports Injury Alert  |  Last updated 7/14/14
The Golden State Warriors headed into this off season having lost in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs. Although the Warriors won 51 regular season games, a problem for them were injuries, as only six players appeared in 70 or more games. Two key players, David Lee and Andre Iguodala missed significant time due to injury. I reported on July 12 that Iguodala, who is recovering from a procedure on his right knee, will not be part of the USA Baskeball national team. Now word has it that Lee will also not participate, as he recovers from minor surgery. HeelSports via Wikimedia CommonsAs reported by Diamond Leung of the San Jose Mercury News, Lee withdrew his name from the USA national team training camp roster as he recovers from surgery that addressed a core muscle injury.Although Lee has been injury prone, having undergone surgery each of the past three off seasons, he is expected to be fully recovered by next month. Team doctors want him to be cautious and not...
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