Home Sports Redskin Christian Wood’s defense, Rockets show signs of life in blowout win vs... SportsRedskin Christian Wood’s defense, Rockets show signs of life in blowout win vs Magic January 9, 2021 2 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp HOUSTON — Over the past week, Christian Wood had heard constructive criticism about his defense from a number of places. There was his head coach, Stephen Silas, saying that developing Wood into a bonafide defender would be a process. There was his teammate, Eric Gordon, who stated that Wood’s rim protection would be the key to fleshing out the rest of the group’s ability on that end, becoming a force that would make opposing players think twice about attacking the rim and allowing the other parts of their defense to become aggressive. Others like P.J. Tucker and James Harden pointed to the need for constant communication from Wood. And then there was Wood’s own honest assessment of himself, understanding the advice that has been in his ear from the people that want the best for him, the progress that he’s made, and the levels he’s yet to reach. Against the Indiana Pacers on Wednesday, Wood didn’t play… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR [Fansided: Riggo's Rag] – Dark horse quarterback who the Washington Football Team should acquire ‘We still want to get better’: Clippers rout Pacers to cap first undefeated week Chelsea transfer news: Erling Haaland primary target this summer Jazz keep building their case with a good win on a tough night NFL playoffs: Predictions and matchups to watch in conference championships Bucs’ young defense steals spotlight in 30-20 playoff win over Saints, Brees [SB Nation: Hogs Haven] – All aTwitter: 18 January 2021 Lions, Dan Campbell close to deal: Reports [The Washington Times] – Alex Smith feels 'emboldened' by comeback season Alex Smith had bone bruise on injured leg, not calf strain? [Washington Post] – Alex Smith says he feels ‘emboldened’ after comeback season with Washington Knight: Where do Jared Goff, Sean McVay and the Rams go from here? LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.