ORLANDO – The word that best describes NBA reaction to Jack Taylor’s 138-point outburst: wonderment.
Part admiration for the Grinnell College sophomore’s audacity, part curiosity over the system that enabled his feat, part skepticism about the engagement of rival Faith Baptist.
“I feel like that’s impossible,” Greg Monroe said after the Pistons’ Wednesday morning shootaround for tonight’s game with Orlando. “He played 35 minutes. How many shots per minute are you getting up? (The answer: three) That’s crazy.”