The Utah Jazz picked up their fourth win of the season at Madison Square Garden as they overcame an early 13-point deficit to see of the New York Knicks 114-109.
Gordon Hayward added an extra string to their bow in his first game back from injury as he dropped 28 points and pulled down five rebounds in his 35 minutes of action. The forward shot just 6-17 from the field but was a cool 100% from the free-throw line on his 14 attempts.
George Hill also played a huge part in the win, as did Rudy Gobert, who produced two highlight plays for the Western Conference franchise.
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The Frenchman threw down a vicious one-handed posterizing dunk on sophomore Kristaps Porzingis before stuffing the Latvian center just two possessions later to rubber stamp the Jazz's win.
Gobert finished with stats of 13 points on 83% shooting from the field, 8 points, 1 assist, 1 steal and 3 blocks, and his late-game highlight plays showcased just why he was handed a new 4-year, $102 million contract extension at the end of October.
The Stifle Tower is a huge part of the Jazz's hopes of reaching the playoffs, and performances like this are only the beginning.