Celtics’ Vincent Poirier would take Olympic gold with France over NBA ring



France has qualified to be one of the dozen teams competing for the gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics.The late start for next season means some players may wjill miss the Olympics to be part of the NBA playoffs. That may seem like a no-brainer for many Americans, but Vincent Poirier of France said in an interview with Konbini Sports it’s no easy call (hat tip to Eurohoops).“I take the Olympic title,” Poirier said… “French Olympic champions are rare. If I’m one of the 12 players… Celtics’ Vincent Poirier would take Olympic gold with France over NBA ring