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Jazz star Rudy Gobert explains why he played through sickness

Rudy Gobert, Jazz

Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert played through illness on Saturday night in their game against the Brooklyn Nets. It sure didn’t seem like it, though, as the Frenchman was his usual dominant self, patrolling the paint and anchoring the Jazz defense that put the clamps on the Nets for almost the entire contest.

Following their 114-98 home win, Gobert explained why he chose to gut it out, per ESPN: