Taj Gibson injury: Sprained ankle to keep Bulls PF out of Team USA minicamp
Gibson was one of 27 invitees for the Team USA minicamp, which runs from July 21-25 in Las Vegas. Johnson reports that USA Basketball president Jerry Colangelo doesn't think the injury will affect Gibson's candidacy for the 2014 FIBA World Championships roster. Gibson is clearly disappointed after participating in the 2012 minicamp:
"That was such a great experience. My ankle isn't too bad but I don't want to make it worse because I want to be fresh for training camp and the season. I'm just real bummed because I felt ready and had had a great few weeks of workouts."
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