Injured Turiaf backing his French team
VILNIUS, Lithuania -- Much to his personal disappointment, Ronny Turiaf is merely a spectator at EuroBasket in Lithuania. He doesn't plan to be when the New York Knicks open training camp next month -- if the NBA lockout comes to a speedy end.
Turiaf is sitting out France's bid to win its first European title -- as well as qualifying for the 2012 Olympic Games -- after sustaining a broken hand three weeks ago in a tune-up tournament in London.
His loyalty to his national team means ...
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