The Internet seems to still be working, despite Jeremy Evans' best efforts to bring it down with his block-dunk-deflection sequence Wednesday night against the Clippers at Staples Center. You've all seen it by now. But if not: With 5:24 left in the second quarter of the Jazz's 96-94 loss, the reserve forward blocked a shot by Ronny Turiaf, recovered the block and sprinted the length of the floor to dunk over Turiaf. As if that wasn't an impressive enough one-two, Evans sprinted the other way to deflect the Clippers' outlet pass in transition.
Evans is trying to crack the rotation in a loaded Jazz frontcourt, and while dunks alone aren't likely to do it for him, coach Tyrone Corbin was impressed by the defensive effort.
"I feel like there's still a couple things coach wants to see out of me so I can get those minutes," Evans said, "as far as handling the ball, knocking down shots, all of it comes into play. But I think the hustle plays help me out."