Chet Holmgren shines in return as Thunder overtakes Jazz
Despite the injury and beatings, Holmgren displayed tremendous flexibility driving toward the basket, scoring through contact, and tumbling down the court.
When Holmgren stretched out on the court, his long arms were on full display.
In the first quarter, Holmgren had to battle some rust from his time.
The score of the game took a backseat to Holmgren's much-anticipated return.
Holmgren sees his return to the game as a well-deserved reward for his diligent adherence to the rehabilitation process.
Despite the personal focus on Holmgren's return, the Thunder's win against the Jazz amplified the importance of the night.