Came to space jam 11 Angeles after the road has been criticized cleaves a lot of people , from Griffin to Paul , he has to force them to play a greater use of energy stimulation . But with the exception of DeAndre Jordan , Rivers has been encouraging , encouragement, continue to encourage .
Because in order to build the team of the defense of Rivers , he has been looking around the boat up and down, as a defensive axis fit only one person : DeAndre Jordan and this so bitterly Grizzlies , though boats eventually lost by 102 than 106 , but the Jordan , he had the opportunity to look carefully at how we can be like Marc Gasol , as a person support from a whole defensive system.
Gasol is the 2012-13 NBA Defensive Player of the season , although he did an amazing vertical jump ability, but on their own election -bit smart , strong confrontation, and scheduling for the entire defense , Gasol has a well-deserved to become one of the league ‘s strongest defensive center , all this is what Michael Jordan is to learn, “When I rushed outside defense , I can not see anything behind their own , ” said Paul speedboat leaders , ” but I know , DJ ( DeAndre Jordan’s initials ) will be responsible for it , he would at the helm of our defense, tell us which direction up against . ”
Season so far , Jordan playing time from last season’s 24.5 minutes to 36.7 minutes soared , averaging 11.2 points 13.5 rebounds and 2.3 blocked shots, all three data set a career high , which ranked third in the league in rebounding , averaging ranked first cover Fifth, there is no doubt become a mainstay of boats inside . ” Now, I’m in the whole game shouting , ” Jordan said , “As long as I’m playing , I would constantly remind his teammates , so they are always hear my voice, and I think this is my job .”
And true insider ‘s top defensive player compared to 25 -year-old Jordan has still immature, he will be flying opponents shake a feint , are therefore , in his zone , the opponents hit rate can be maintained at around the basket about 63% , while Marc Gasol can put the opponent down to 51.4% , the eastern two defensive center Tyson Chandler , Hibbert is able opponents were down to 40.5% and 35.0% , but the boats generals who are identified Jordan has made great progress.