The Jazz have been leaving Salt Lake Metropolis to journey to Memphis.
The Utah Jazz’s group constitution was pressured to return to the gate at Salt Lake Metropolis Worldwide Airport Tuesday afternoon as a result of a hen strike.
A Utah Jazz spokesperson confirmed to ABC Information the Jazz group constitution “returned safely to the Salt Lake Metropolis airport at present after a hen strike.”
Delta Combat 8944 departed Salt Lake Metropolis and on takeoff it was reported the aircraft hit a flock of birds. The engine was shut down as a precaution, the crew declared an emergency after which landed with out incident. The aircraft taxied again to the gate.
The Jazz have been leaving Salt Lake Metropolis to journey to Memphis. Utah is scheduled to play the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday evening.
Utah has the very best file within the NBA at 35-11, led by stars Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert.
A number of of the group’s gamers posted on social media following the scare, although none explicitly referred to the touchdown. A number of gamers, together with Mitchell and Jordan Clarkson merely posted prayer palms emojis.
Gobert posted, “It is a lovely day!”