C - UTH
Rudy Gobert scored 18 points (7-7 FG, 4-7 FT) to go along with 19 rebounds, two assists and two blocks on Sunday against the Nuggets.
In his return from a five-game absence, Gobert picked up where he left off playing 35 minutes en route to a near 20-20 double-double in a tough matchup against Nikola Jokic.
Rudy Gobert said he expects to return on Sunday against the Nuggets.
Gobert has missed Utah's last five games as he has been in the NBA's health and safety protocols. He is slated to make his return against Nikola Jokic and the Nuggets.
Rudy Gobert has entered COVID health and safety protocols.
Gobert returned two negative rapid tests yesterday but his PCR came back positive overnight. Hassan Whiteside (concussion) missed Wednesday's game against Denver, paving the way for Udoka Azubuike to see the start. Rudy Gay could also see more minutes off the bench if Whiteside remains sidelined.
Rudy Gobert scored 10 points (3-8 FG, 4-6 FT) to go along with 17 rebounds, two steals and two blocks on Monday against the Pelicans.
Gobert has now grabbed at least 16 rebounds in three straight games as he continues to dominate the boards.
Rudy Gobert scored 20 points (9-10 FG, 2-4 FT) to go along with 19 rebounds and two assists on Saturday against the Warriors.
Gobert took full advantage of the matchup against a smaller Warriors lineup that hopes to get James Wiseman back fairly soon.