Memphis Grizzlies guard Ja Morant clearly believes in maintaining the same energy at all times.
Team USA is looking for a replacement for Bradley Beal after the guard was forced to withdraw from the team for a positive COVID-19 test. Morant doesn’t want to replace Beal.
Ja Morant sent out a tweet on Thursday that seemed to be clearly directed at Team USA Morant essentially said that USA Basketball didn’t contact him when putting together the initial roster, so they shouldn’t call now.
Team USA has some gaps on the list to fill now.
It will be interesting to see who the USA team is occupying the spots on the list. Given the team’s early successes, it will be an uphill battle to get other NBA players to be willing to play in the Olympics at this point in the offseason.