A few days after the defeat in the final of Euro 2022 basketball, Rudy Gobert confides in Overseas the 1st about the results he draws from this European meeting. He talks about the future for the Blues, and for him, who is changing clubs in the NBA.
“There have been a lot of emotions in this championship, and for me ups and downs”. A few days after the final lost against Spain, Rudy Gobert agreed to take stock of Euro 2022 basketball, for Overseas the 1st.
The champion relativizes the disappointment. “Chess is part of the career, but a silver medal is more success than failure“, he explains. Of course, “the goal was the gold medal, but that motivates us to come back even stronger in the years to come. The next time we find ourselves in this situation, we will be able to finish the job.“.
While waiting for the Basketball World Cup in Asia in 2023 and the 2024 Paris Olympic Games, Rudy Gobert will now return to the United States where he left the Utah Jazz for the Minnesota Timberwolves. “I can’t wait to join my team. I spent nine very good seasons at Utah. There, I arrive in a new adventure. The goal is to win the NBA title, while continuing to have fun and grow.”