On Saturday night in Salt Lake City, Enes Kanter put his hand up to his ear when hearing his name announced in the pregame introductions to encourage the Utah faithful as they booed the former Jazz player in his return to Salt Lake City.
Kanter said before the game that even though he might miss the mountains in Utah, he likes playing in the Sooner State better and his play since joining the Thunder has backed that up.
In Oklahoma City, he’s been a center that both rebounds and scores at a high rate. That’s a normal thing for most teams in the NBA, but it’s something Thunder fans haven’t seen since the team came to OKC.
Kanter is averaging a double double on 56 percent shooting as the big man for the Thunder, and all of his stats are up since being sent away from Utah. Keep Reading…