Utah Jazz give update on Rudy Gobert injury

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Gobert suffered the knee injury when Dion Waiters collided with his legs on Friday. "Tell him to get out of his feelings and that's what it is, just like that".

"I've never been a dirty player in my life", Waiters told the Sun-Sentinal.

After the injury, Gobert was miffed by the way Waiters crashed into his knee.

"It feels better than it looked on the video", Gobert said after the game. On Saturday, it was revealed he sustained a right knee contusion and he will be evaluated in four weeks.

"I've never been a dirty player in my life", Waiters said. However, there was not much that shows Waiters trying to do anything else but track down a loose ball.

The Jazz have the third best defense in the National Basketball Association by points per possession, per National Basketball Association stats, largely because of Gobert's ridiculous rim-protecting prowess.

The 25-year-old's been great defensively over his career, being named to the All-Defensive First Team and leading the association in blocks a season ago. If he thought it was a dirty play, you come to me as a man and you ask me and I'll tell him the same [expletive] I'm saying now.

He did not appear in Saturday night's contest with the Brooklyn Nets. "I'm not a dirty player".

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