Rudy Gobert has been drawing early Defensive Player of the Year buzz since a breakout second half of last season. His prowess at that end of the floor was on full display in the Jazz’ Friday night blowout of the Sixers. He recorded six blocks:
Some of these are incredibly impressive. So far this season, teams are shooting 8-for-29 at the rim against Gobert. That number will go up, but it shows just how dominant a rim protector he is.