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Block City: Utah Jazz among NBA’s best at swatting shots By Brian T. Smith The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jan 31, 2012 09:43PM MDT The Jazz’s undersized big-men duo of Al Jefferson and Paul Millsap still patrol the paint. There’s no DeAndre Jordan, JaVale McGee or Serge Ibaka lurking in the lane to suddenly leap through the air and annihilate a potential basket. And some of Utah’s key shot blockers rely on nothing more than natural-born instinct and God-given hops to protect the rim, acknowledging they simply see and react rather than plot and destroy. But what the high-flying Jazz lack in big-name swatting expertise, they... Copyright 2011 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
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