Rudy Gobert and Nico Batum react to Vincent Poirier’s madness!

If he is no longer in the NBA after a brief stint at the Sixers and Celtics, Vincent Poirier is now a hit on the Old Continent. The great man from France has also achieved a superb feat recently, earning him great praise from Rudy Gobert and Nicolas Batum.

Well established at Real Madrid, Vincent Poirier experienced a big disappointment on the international scene in 2021-22, losing in the Euroleague final against Anadolu Efes. However, the pivot can at least console himself by leaving with another trophy in his pocket. Indeed, the French international and his teammates are now Spanish champions, after winning 3-1 in their playoff series against FC Barcelona:

The league is ours!

Vincent Poirier champion of Spain with Madrid

It’s a superb achievement for the tricolor big man, who comes out of a very nice exercise in the colors of Merengue. With 9 points, 6 rebounds and more than an average against in the national championship, he was an essential part of his squad to protect this title, the fifteenth of the club since the founding of the Liga ACB in 1983. is also not the only player from France in this squad, also accompanied by Fabien Causeur and Guerschon Yabusele.

With this feat, it is in any case certain that the interior will have the wind in its sails when attacking the European championship, which will be held next September. In the meantime, he has already had the right to congratulations from his teammates in the France team, starting with Nicolas Batum and Rudy Gobert. The NBA players have indeed each sent a message to the Frenchys of the Madrid roster, on social networks:

Like Rudy Gobert and Nicolas Batum, we can only congratulate Vincent Poirier for his title of Spanish champion. We hope this will bode well for Eurobasket 2022, with another medal at stake for the French team.

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