Originally Posted by LX
As for the stats - unless it's right around the basket, or an unmistakable swat, they've always tended to be stingey with blocking stats. And this isn't baseball. The stats aren't that big of a deal. Defensive stats in general were not kept for the longest time. Anything the team finds important will be kept track of by their own stats guys.
BS have been directly linked to a great deal of past DPOY's though. It may be that they run a double standard though... nothing to do with Toronto, but likely for marquee guys, stuff like that.
Anyhow, JJ has a lot of blocks, he certainly has a talent for it.