Curry said in a statement he has decided to withdraw from the olympics for several factors like recent ankle and knee injuries.

He didn’t say what the other factors that he referenced were. Several other athletes have expressed concerns about the water situation in Rio, the cross gang fire with police, and the Zika Virus“.

The withdrawal of Stephen Curry leaves the Golden State Warriors without the NBA MVP for the upcoming olympic games. This could strike a major blow to the success of the team in the competition.

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