Two Jazzmen Take Home Olympic Medals
By Keila Baladad
After superb play in the Olympics, both Rudy Gobert and Joe Ingles earned a spot on the podium for the first time ever!
In the bronze medal game vs. Slovenia, Joe Ingles assisted his home country of Australia to their first ever Olympic medal. Ingles scored 16 points with four 3-pointers, making him the second highest scorer in the historic victory. Read more about Ingles’ Olympic Story here.
Fellow Jazz teammate Rudy Gobert also earned his first Olympic medal, scoring silver for his country of France. In the gold medal game vs. Team USA, Gobert scored a vital 16 points and 8 rebounds in just 30 minutes. Read more about Rudy’s Olympic story here.
Congratulations to both Rudy and Joe for bringing home the hardware! Go Jazz!
Click here for an Olympic Medal coloring page and here for an Olympic Rings coloring page.