Utah Jazz guard Joe Ingles will play for the Australian men's basketball team at the 2021 Summer Olympics. Ingles has been a fixture for Team Australia since 2008. His breakout on the international stage came at the 2009 FIBA Oceania Championship, scoring 19.5 points per game to help lead Australia to a silver medal.
The Los Angeles Clippers ended one of the NBA's most infamous droughts in epic fashion Friday night. Two days later, they have the chance to begin ending another drought -- this time against an opponent also looking to make some long-awaited history. A most unusual and unexpected Western Conference finals are scheduled to begin Sunday afternoon, when the Clippers head into uncharted territory by visiting the Phoenix Suns in Game 1 of the best-of-7 set.
Conley said he's most proud of all that the team was able to accomplish in a remarkable season whose end was marred by injury for him personally as he missed the first five games of the Clippers series with a strained hamstring. Three-time Defensive Player of the Year Rudy Gobert echoed his disappointment when he sat down with the media. As some look for a target for blame, Gobert was quick to remind people that it's a team game.