Clippers draft Georgia's Trey Thompkins

Updated: June 24, 2011, 11:20 AM ET
By Pedro Moura | Special to ESPNLosAngeles.com

PLAYA VISTA -- Los Angeles Clippers general manager Neil Olshey joked that his team selected two University of Georgia products in the second round of Thursday's 2011 NBA draft with the intention of saving money by having the two room together on the road.

Whatever the reason, the Clippers indeed drafted Georgia Bulldog teammates Trey Thompkins and Travis Leslie with their two mid-second-round selections, teaming the three-year teammates with 2010 first-rounder Al-Farouq Aminu to make ...

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