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Deseret News
Kincade Upstill: Injuries hid Jazz’s true potentialin this position. Imagine if the Jazz’s starting point guard, Dante Exum, play
Kincade Upstill: Injuries hid Jazz’s true potential
Deseret News / Posted 22 hours ago
in this position. Imagine if the Jazz’s starting point guard, Dante Exum, played 75 games instead of zero; power forward Derrick Favors played 78 games instead of 62; center Rudy Gobert played 82 games instead of 61; and the sixth man off the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Simmons’ NBA future revealed2008 Bulls — just 0.7 per cent — but stranger things have happened. Add a play
Simmons’ NBA future revealed
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
2008 Bulls — just 0.7 per cent — but stranger things have happened. Add a player like Simmons to the likes of Rudy Gobert, Derrick Favors and Gordon Hayward and Utah becomes downright terrifying in the near future.Everything is looking unusually... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Simmons’ NBA future revealed2008 Bulls — just 0.7 per cent — but stranger things have happened. Add a play
Simmons’ NBA future revealed
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 days ago
2008 Bulls — just 0.7 per cent — but stranger things have happened. Add a player like Simmons to the likes of Rudy Gobert, Derrick Favors and Gordon Hayward and Utah becomes downright terrifying in the near future.Everything is looking unusually... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Simmons’ NBA future revealed2008 Bulls — just 0.7 per cent — but stranger things have happened. Add a play
Simmons’ NBA future revealed
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
2008 Bulls — just 0.7 per cent — but stranger things have happened. Add a player like Simmons to the likes of Rudy Gobert, Derrick Favors and Gordon Hayward and Utah becomes downright terrifying in the near future.Everything is looking unusually... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Simmons’ NBA future revealed2008 Bulls — just 0.7 per cent — but stranger things have happened. Add a play
Simmons’ NBA future revealed
Daily Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
2008 Bulls — just 0.7 per cent — but stranger things have happened. Add a player like Simmons to the likes of Rudy Gobert, Derrick Favors and Gordon Hayward and Utah becomes downright terrifying in the near future.Everything is looking unusually... Read more
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Bleacher Report
What's at Stake in the 2016 NBA LotteryUtah leapfrogs into the top three, but it doesn't necessarily need a top pick t
What's at Stake in the 2016 NBA Lottery
Bleacher Report / Posted 6 days ago
Utah leapfrogs into the top three, but it doesn't necessarily need a top pick to find future success. With Gordon Hayward, Derrick Favors, Rudy Gobert, Rodney Hood, Alec Burks, Trey Lyles and (possibly) Dante Exum already locked into place as key... Read more
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Orange County Register
It's a miniscule sample size, but No. 2 team hasn't fared well in NBA Draft Lotteryto teams like the Minnesota Timberwolves, who in 2010 ended up with Wesley John
It's a miniscule sample size, but No. 2 team hasn't fared well in NBA Draft Lottery
Orange County Register / Posted 7 days ago
to teams like the Minnesota Timberwolves, who in 2010 ended up with Wesley Johnson at No. 4 when John Wall, Evan Turner and Derrick Favors went in the top three. “There’s really no reason to think that future teams will do better than 55.8 percent... Read more
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Deseret News
Healthy Hood shows he's pretty darned goodof biggest steps I had to take to become a better player — mentally. And Gordon
Healthy Hood shows he's pretty darned good
Deseret News / Posted 8 days ago
of biggest steps I had to take to become a better player — mentally. And Gordon (Hayward) and Book (Trevor Booker) and Fav (Derrick Favors) and all those guys really helped me a lot. "And it just happened naturally on the court that I got better,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Top-five picks in NBA carry no certaintyrelentless rebounders, and last fall as a restricted free agent he got an $82 m
Top-five picks in NBA carry no certainty
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
relentless rebounders, and last fall as a restricted free agent he got an $82 million contract from the Cavaliers. 19. Derrick Favors — Favors may never make an All-Star Game because of his meat-and-potatoes game, but he has turned into a... Read more
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Deseret News
Grades for the Utah Jazz's new look; Andre Miller, Tim Duncan assist the oldest ever?and, thanks to the new pride uni, just enough weird to make things a little spi
Grades for the Utah Jazz's new look; Andre Miller, Tim Duncan assist the oldest ever?
Deseret News / Posted 11 days ago
and, thanks to the new pride uni, just enough weird to make things a little spicy kind of like the Gordon Hayward-Derrick Favors-Rodney Hood-Rudy Gobert-led Jazz themselves." • Dime Magazine's Ben Kercheval was complimentary of all the... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
Front-Office Insider: 2016 draft combineadvisers, trainers and strength coaches. The people behind the scenes often hav
Front-Office Insider: 2016 draft combine
Yahoo Sports / Posted 12 days ago
advisers, trainers and strength coaches. The people behind the scenes often have a more intimate knowledge of the player. Derrick Favors was 18 and fresh off his first year at Georgia Tech when he entered a hotel room with the New Jersey Nets for... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Off the wireteam in contention for a playoff spot without starting point guard Dante Exum f
Off the wire
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
team in contention for a playoff spot without starting point guard Dante Exum for the entire season and with Rudy Gobert, Derrick Favors and Alec Burks all missing long stretches. Lindsay finalists named Dallas forward Jamie Benn, Washington... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Maryland: When It Rains, It Poursthe ACSMA's awarding Williams (no relation to Gary Williams) rookie of the year
Maryland: When It Rains, It Pours
Bleacher Report / Posted 20 days ago
the ACSMA's awarding Williams (no relation to Gary Williams) rookie of the year, behind only Georgia Tech freshman big man Derrick Favors. So far, this has been a banner year for Maryland. Who knows if this will translate into many more victories... Read more
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CBS Sports
NBA Mock Draft 2016: Providence's Kris Dunn goes in top 3 to Pelicansdepth inside, and Sabonis would be a really nice fit for them as a player who c
NBA Mock Draft 2016: Providence's Kris Dunn goes in top 3 to Pelicans
CBS Sports / Posted 20 days ago
depth inside, and Sabonis would be a really nice fit for them as a player who could theoretically play next to either Derrick Favors or Rudy Gobert due to his mobility and potential to shoot. Throughout the latter stages of the season, Sabonis... Read more
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Deseret News
For some Jazz players, their future is up in the air53.7 percent shooting, he performed well when called on for major minutes in th
For some Jazz players, their future is up in the air
Deseret News / Posted 22 days ago
53.7 percent shooting, he performed well when called on for major minutes in the middle of the season when Rudy Gobert and Derrick Favors were sidelined with injuries. The 7-footer from Kansas started 10 games and in those games he averaged a... Read more
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Deseret News
Hollis: Past Jazz players vs. the current roster — it's all about the moneyof Dante' Exum (assuming he's fully recovered from last year's devastating knee
Hollis: Past Jazz players vs. the current roster — it's all about the money
Deseret News / Posted 23 days ago
of Dante' Exum (assuming he's fully recovered from last year's devastating knee injury), Rodney Hood, Gordon Hayward, Derrick Favors and Rudy Gobert might have some advantages in a couple of places. But let's face it, those younger guys would... Read more
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Deseret News
Who made the better 2015 first round pick? Jazz or Suns?If he develops into an NBA caliber starter, it will be interesting to see how t
Who made the better 2015 first round pick? Jazz or Suns?
Deseret News / Posted 27 days ago
If he develops into an NBA caliber starter, it will be interesting to see how the Jazz handle the combo of Lyles and Derrick Favors. Could he eventually force out Favors the same way Favors forced out Paul Millsap? Only time will tell. Devin... Read more
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CBS Sports
2016 NBA Mock Draft: Michigan State's Deyonta Davis cracks lotterydepth inside, and Sabonis would be a really nice fit for them as a player who c
2016 NBA Mock Draft: Michigan State's Deyonta Davis cracks lottery
CBS Sports / Posted 27 days ago
depth inside, and Sabonis would be a really nice fit for them as a player who could theoretically play next to either Derrick Favors or Rudy Gobert due to his mobility and potential to shoot. Throughout the latter stages of the season, Sabonis... Read more

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