The Utah Jazz had a scary second on Tuesday, as their charted flight to Memphis was compelled to make an emergency touchdown shortly after takeoff as a consequence of engine failure.
Beneath you’ll be able to see footage of the airplane after it struck a flock of birds, inflicting the engine failure. The Jazz would land safely again in Salt Lake Metropolis following the hair-raising spectacle, per TrueHoop’s Henry Abbott.
Many Jazz gamers tweeted after the incident, together with Donovan Mitchell, Rudy Gobert, Jordan Clarkson, Royce O’Neale and Mike Conley, with Abbot noting that that Jazz gamers have been “rattled” by the chain of occasions.
The Jazz will nonetheless face the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday, Mar. 31, as Utah seems to be to enhance upon their league-best 35-11 report.