The Los Angeles Clippers big man, DeAndre Jordan, shined for Team USA during a against China at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday.
DeAndre Jordan opened the game against China with a huge block on the defensive end of the floor and then finished on the other side for an alley-oop dunk.
Jordan was clearly the best defensive player on the court for the 106-57 domination of China in Los Angeles. He registered 12 points, 5 rebounds, 3 blocks, 2 steals and 2 assists in 17 minutes Sunday.
After a great performance in his home venue, Jordan said it was a huge honor to play for Team USA.
“…To represent a whole country, not just an organization, it’s crazy to think about. It’s really humbling. ” Jordan said. “To be able to be out here with a great coaching staff, a great group of guys that are just really great character guys playing for something that represents our country is huge. It’s a big thing to be a part of.”