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Ivica Zubac says Lakers not thrilled he chose to play for Croatia in World Cup qualifiers

Ivica Zubac says Lakers not thrilled he chose to play for Croatia in World Cup qualifiers
Published On: Mon, Sep 17
Apr 11, 2016; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard Dion Waiters (3) dunks the ball agains tLos Angeles Lakers center Roy Hibbert (17) during the third quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports

Lakersa€™ big manA Ivica ZubacA was one of the nearly couple dozenA NBA players who decided to play in the September FIBA World Qualifiers. His Croatian team has a few of them with them includingA Dario SaricA of the Sixers andA Bojan BogdanovicA of the Pacers.

Just dona€™t think the Lakers were happy about it.

Teams are never entirely comfortable with their players suiting up for national teams, in large part due to the injury risk (rememberA Dante ExumA blew out his ACL in international competition). Especially right now, they would rather have the player working out at their facility.

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