Quin Snyder used the perfect word for fans reaction to Rudy Gobert "Captivated"
Final: Jazz 98, Nuggets 84. Gobert goes for a career-high 20 points & 12 rebounds. Dante Exum sets a Jazz season high w/ 12 assists.
Rudy Gobert-Derrick Favors = 39 points, 19 rebounds
Career-high for Gobert with 20 points. He adds 12 rebounds...shot 7-7 from the floor
Rudy Gobert is a fun player to watch. sheesh
Rudy Gobert has been dominant tonight.
Rudy Gobert finishes the third quarter with 16 points and 12 rebounds...his level of dominance is increasing with each game
Yeah. That was a great move by Gobert
Rudy Gobert now has a double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds
Rudy Gobert has 12 points and four rebounds at halftime. Trey Burke and Derrick Favors each have 10 points
Halftime: Jazz 54, Nuggets 42. Gobert has 12 & 4. Favors and Burke with 10 apiece. Dante Exum ties a season high with 7 assists.
End of 1: Nuggets 29, Jazz 22. Gobert leads Utah with 7 points & 3 rebounds. Favors has 6p, 1r. For Denver, Faried leading the way w/ 9 pts.
Hayward doing his best Gobert impression on the break.
Rudy Gobert is slllowwwwwlllllly but surely making progress on the offensive end
Jazz start: Dante Exum, Joe Ingles, Gordon Hayward, Derrick Favors, Rudy Gobert
Melvin Hunt about Rudy Gobert: "It's like he's got 8 arms, he's so long."
Case against Rudy Gobert for DPOY is minutes played but his DEFENSIVE IMPACT despite fewer mins is without question largest in NBA
Wiggins on dunk vs Gobert: "It was an exciting time. I got excited after the dunk. It hyped me up. Fans were screaming, I was screaming"
Is Rudy Gobert this generation Ben Wallace? Just a lot longer
Imagine a world in which, instead of Love, the Cavs had Wiggins and Gobert?
2013 redraft: 1. Gobert 2. Antetokounmpo 3. Noel 4. Oladipo 5. Len 6. Plumlee 7. Adams 8. Dieng 9. McLemore 10. Carter-Williams
In the month of March Rudy Gobert averaged 10 DEFENSIVE rebounds per game. 15 per game overall
Snyder on Gobert: “He’s willing to stick his nose in there and doesn’t have an ego about getting dunked on.”
Wiggins on Gobert's flex: "I don't care about that stuff, that's part of the game. ... It's all part of the game and nothing serious."
Andrew Wiggins shrugged off Rudy Gobert flexing, shouting in his face after swat: "I don’t care about that stuff. That's part of the game."
Andrew Wiggins on emotion after second dunk on Gobert: "I didn’t do (anything) like that all year, so that’s why first time you’ve seen it."