Ante Zizic Excused by Cavs to Go Home to Croatia for World Cup Final vs. France

Cleveland Cavaliers forward Ante Zizic (41) in the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, March 7, 2018, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

David Zalubowski/Associated Press

Cleveland Cavaliers center Ante Zizic has World Cup fever—and he is being excused from the 2018 NBA Summer League as a result.                    

Joe Vardon of reported Friday that the Cavaliers have granted Zizic permission to leave the summer-league squad to fly home to Croatia so he can watch the FIFA World Cup final with his family.

Croatia takes on France in Moscow at 11 a.m. ET at Luzhniki Stadium.


This article will be updated to provide more information on this story as it becomes available.

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via Bleacher Report – NBA

July 13, 2018 at 09:03PM


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