Bucks' Sanders gets invite to US national team camp
Milwaukee Bucks Larry Sanders (8) dominates Los Angeles Lakers Pau Gasol (16) as the Bucks beat the Lakers 113-103 in a NBA basketball game between the Milwaukee Bucks and the Los Angeles Lakers at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Thursday, March 28, 2013..Journal Sentinel photo by RICK WOOD/ RWOOD@JOURNALSENTINEL.COM Image by Rick Wood
MILWAUKEE - Bucks center Larry Sanders has been given the chance to represent our country, if he earns a berth on the national team.
Charles Gardner of the Journal Sentinel reported the story Wednesday morning, then spoke afterward with Sanders.
"This is official. They can't take it back," Sanders said in an interview with reporters at the Cousins Center. "I'm excited."— cfgardner (@cf_gardner) June 12, 2013
"I feel like I have a long way to go," Sanders said. "Just working hard. But it's good to see things pay off, opportunities open up."— cfgardner (@cf_gardner) June 12, 2013
Later, Sanders tweeted this message...