Daniel Theis joins national team training / News



The German Basketball Federation has updated Daniel Theis’ recovery status after injury. The German center is set to join the team’s training in Munich.

The German Basketball Federation announced on Friday evening that Indiana Pacers big man Daniel Theis will join the national team during training in Munich.

Daniel Theis

Position: PF, C
Age: 30
Height: 206cm
Lester: 110 kilograms
Place of birth: Germany

The Pacers center had been training individually since the start of the German national team’s preparation camp.

Theis is being monitored by German national team medical staff in hopes of being cleared to play in the upcoming EuroBasket.

The final decision on Theis’ participation in the next EuroBasket will come on Tuesday.

The 30-year-old is still ruled out for the World Cup qualifier in Munich against Slovenia on August 28.

It was recently reported that another German national team star, Dennis Schroder, has recovered from his injury.

Composition of the German national team:

Player Crew
Niels Giffey Free agent
Justus Hollatz CB Breogan
David Kramer Basketball Lowen Braunschweig
Maodo Lo ALBA Berlin
Andreas Obst FC Bayern Munich
Denis Schroder Free agent
Christian Sengfelder Brose Bamberg
Daniel Theis Indiana Pacers
Johannes Thiemann ALBA Berlin
Johannes Voigtmann CSKA Moscow
Nick Weiler-Babb FC Bayern Munich
Franz Wagner Orlando Magic
Jonas Wohlfarth-Bottermann Hamburg Tours