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What they were thinking

Trying to make a block for the Celtics

Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff

Every Sunday, Boston Globe photographer Stan Grossfeld asks the subject of one of his photos to explain what’s happening in the shot.

Up today: Kris Humphries goes up strong to try to block a shot by the Utah Jazz’s Mike Harris during a game at TD Garden, which was won by the Celtics, 97-87, Nov. 6, 2013.

Humphries: “I was thinking, I’m going to block this, but he got it off kind of quick. It went in, unfortunately. As a Celtic, you take pride in playing defense. Representing Boston, everyone is passionate at the games, so you know we’ve got to play hard and represent our fans on the court. That’s what I was thinking on that play.”

Stan Grossfeld can be reached at grossfeld@globe.com.