Ricky Rubiowho on Friday was not in the first friendly match of the team going to world philippines, was dropped from the team due to mental health issues. The announcement has just been made Spanish Basketball Federation this is a statement. Competition for the Cavs point guard at the World Championships is virtually non-existent.
“I have decided to stop my professional activities in order to take care of my mental health. I want to thank all the support I received from FEB for understanding my decision. Today #LaFamilia makes more sense than ever. Thank you. I would ask that my privacy be respected so that I can deal with these moments and be able to provide more information when the time comes.”
Ricky Rubio, MVP of the last World Championship, returned to the team for the first time in the last two seasons after overcoming a serious knee injury. His possible absence is a fiasco at the sporting level for the team. Scariolo who also lost due to physical problems Lawrence Brown, fundamental in the gold of the European past. FEB, with his characteristic tact, wanted to cover the player in these difficult moments and respect his time.
Ricky Since Monday, he has been unwell, and he reported this to those responsible for the FEB, who supported him all the time. He disappeared from the team’s activities in Madrid, the physiotherapist accompanying him left his concentration and was one of the absentees in the match against Venezuela. He wasn’t even in the WiZink Center.