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...
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