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In a perfect world, the next round wouldn’t be the historically good Warriors, but would offer a more realistic path to a championship. And yet, five games into this anticipated series, and every game has thrilled us at every turn.
This has been our closest — and our best — series in the first round. Even with everything that has gone wrong, who can dislike that?
Game 5 concluded with the Jazz taking a 3-2 lead in the series with a 96-92 win, and even the low-scoring game wouldn’t conclude before Joe Johnson had a dagger shot and Chris Paul hit a ridiculous three to keep things interesting.
Johnson has been a revelation in this series, the exact type of timely veteran scorer (and seven-time all-star, have you heard!?) the Jazz needed on a roster steeped with defense, but sometimes lacking battle-hardened contributors on the other end.
“It was a great experience. I learned a lot of things from that guy. I was just mainly trying to pick his brain from everything in the classroom to training regimen to just how to get open and how to create separation in the NFL,” Godwin told media at the combine.
He already has a jump start on those rookies who won’t get that insight until minicamps start.