With Mike Conley injured and the Blazers leading two minutes from time, things looked bad for the Jazz in Oregon.
Within a minute, Jordan Clarkson had all the issues sorted out. The Jazz was behind by one point, it then finds itself in front with a six-point lead and will eventually win and thus regain the lead in the Western Conference.
“Jordan wanted the ball”explains Will Hardy for KSL. “He made a lot of good decisions for us late in the game. »
The back has indeed put on eight points in a row: an award-winning basket, a three-point action and then a mid-distance shot. “We felt that if we gave him enough space, he would have the ability to attack, or rotate, depending on the response of the defense. We liked the fact that he varies his actions in the money time,” continues his coach.
The best sixth man of the 2020/2021 season ended the encounter with 28 points, 15 of which came in the last quarter. However, he had started the game badly with a nasty 0/5 in the first quarter…
“I told him he was going to put the next five”Malik Beasley. “In the first half, he wasn’t putting in, so I was telling him to keep going. Looks like he’s scored ten in a row. »
|2017-18 *||All Teams||81||23||45.1||35.2||80.0||0.7||2.0||2.7||2.7||1.3||0.7||1.6||0.1||13.9|
|2019-20 *||All Teams||71||24||45.4||36.8||83.6||0.7||1.9||2.6||1.9||1.5||0.7||1.4||0.2||15.2|