Tokyo Olympic Games is coming, but in the U.S. men’s basketball team, there is no Steven Curry’s name. Today, curry explained why he didn’t choose to participate in the Olympic Games.
“Choosing not to go to the Olympics was a tough decision,” curry said“ I attach great importance to the off-season. I’m back on the pitch and working hard. If you play in the summer, a lot can happen. I just don’t think it’s right for me to go to the Olympics. I believe in my decision and I will not regret it. ”
The warriors another core player Drummond – Green chose to join the U.S. men’s basketball team, he said he understood curry, “I did not force him to participate in the Olympic Games, I know the reasons behind.”
Curry participated in the men’s basketball U19 World Championships in 2007, helping the United States win the silver medal. In the 2010 men’s Basketball World Championships (later renamed as the men’s Basketball World Cup), curry also joined the U.S. men’s basketball team, but the playing time was limited. In the 2014 men’s Basketball World Cup, curry became the core member of the U.S. men’s basketball team. The U.S. team did not lose a game and finally won the championship. Curry scored 10 points in the last game. Curry quit the U.S. men’s basketball team in 2016 because of ankle and knee injuries.