USA Basketball cut Thaddeus Young and Bam Adebayo. Marcus Smart remains on the roster.
According to ESPN’s Brian Windhorst, USA Basketball has cut Thaddeus Young and Bam Adebayo from the Senior Roster. Derrick White and Marvin Bagley III were added to the roster and will travel to Los Angeles next week. These roster changes occurred after last night’s televised scrimmage.
Marcus Smart is sitting out the rest of Vegas camp but don’t scratch him off the final roster just yet.
Steve Kerr said Smart was one of the best players on the court the first two days of camp. He made an impression. https://www.nbcsports.com/boston/celtics/marcus-smart-misses-second-straight-team-usa-practice-left-calf-tightness …
Despite not playing in the scrimmage due to injury, Marcus Smart remains on the senior roster as of this writing, a significant indicator of his value to the team and that his injury is not a major concern.
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