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15 hrs ago | SFGate

Brandon Rush, who played with Utah last season, is happy to be back in Oakland..

Brandon Rush, who played with Utah last season, is happy to be back in Oakland.. Photo: Lance Iversen, Staff / The Chronicle But there he was Monday afternoon, standing at a podium in front of 275 students at Markham Elementary in Oakland and - with more than 500 eyes staring at him - Rush effectively breezed through a speech.

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18 hrs ago | Deseret News

Utah Jazz release upcoming season's broadcasting schedule

Utah Jazz guard Gordon Hayward drives the lane with fans in attendance as the Utah Jazz play the Los Angeles Lakers in the last home NBA basketball game of the season Monday, April 14, 2014, in Salt Lake City. It's business as usual for the Utah Jazz as the team announced its broadcasting schedule for the 2014-15 season Monday.

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Yesterday | USA Today

Utah Jazz: No. 23 in NBA Watchability Rankings

With a rebuilding job in full swing, the Jazz welcome exciting rookie Dante Exum to a roster already loaded with young talent. Utah Jazz: No.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Portland Trail Blazers, Golden State Warriors, NBA Players, Dante Exum, Oklahoma City Thunder, New York Knicks

Sun Sep 14, 2014

KSL-TV

Greg Miller: Tough decisions can make companies stronger

Success in business is more than just adding zeros to the left of the decimal point of the corporate bottom line. Being successful includes creating an environment in which your employees can thrive and community can benefit in addition to whatever financial reward your company is able to derive.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

BleacherReport

FIBA World Cup 2014 Results: Players Whose Stock Rose the Most in Spain

The tournament is a great chance for many international players to build some momentum heading into the upcoming season. Many of them are either still based in Europe or have yet to claim a regular starting spot on their team.

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Related Topix: NBA Players, Hakeem Olajuwon, Sports, NBA Basketball, Rudy Gobert, Kenneth Faried, Anthony Davis, Denver Nuggets

Examiner.com

Utah Jazz 2014: Center Rudy Gobert helps France taste bronze at FIBA World Cup

Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert didn't start the FIBA World Cup with a bang. He certainly ended the festivities in Spain with one, though.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Rudy Gobert, NBA Players, San Antonio Spurs, Boris Diaw

Salt Lake Tribune

Utah Jazz: Derrick Favors is a grounded guy - and a Utahn

Derrick Favors stretched out on a bleacher at Zions Bank Basketball Center wearing shorts, flip-flops and a Utah Jazz T-shirt. He looked comfortable, at peace with himself and his surroundings.

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Salt City Hoops

Gordon Hayward Video Scouting Report

As we near the start of the 2014-15 season, the current iteration of the Jazz franchise that's centered around youth and potential will be looked at to move their way out of their current spot in the Western Conference cellar. While the additions of potential stars Rodney Hood and Dante Exum will be key facets to the future of the organization, the fate of one of the organization's most popular players stood as perhaps the most important aspect of Utah's off-season.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Gordon Hayward, NBA Players, Rodney Hood, Dante Exum, Trey Burke, Alec Burks

Fri Sep 12, 2014

BleacherReport

Lithuania vs. France: 2014 FIBA 3rd Place Game Live Stream and Preview

For Lithuania and France, the journey is far from over at the 2014 FIBA World Cup after losses in the semifinals. Saturday, the two sides will meet in the 3rd Place Game for one final fleeting shot at glory on the international stage before the United States takes on Serbia in the final.

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Related Topix: Sports, Toronto Raptors, NBA Basketball, Jonas Valanciunas, NBA Players, Portland Trail Blazers, San Antonio Spurs, Orlando Magic

BleacherReport

World Cup Breakout Proves Rudy Gobert's Ready for the Big Stage

Alarm sirens are blaring, sending dribble-penetrators on a frantic search for floaters and general managers scurrying for scorers who don't need to frequent the interior. The NBA 's next rim protector has arrived, complete with a drool-worthy set of physical tools, a disarming French accent and a nickname that already ranks among the classics.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Rudy Gobert, NBA Players, Derrick Favors, Enes Kanter

Salt City Hoops

FIBA World Cup 2014 - Salt City Hoops Podcast

How does Dante Exum play with players older than himself? On this week's episode of the Salt City Hoops Podcast, we talk about the FIBA World Cup thus far. We lead off by talking about Team USA's performance while they've won all of their games with large margins, they haven't looked impressive at times.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Dante Exum, Rudy Gobert, Ante Tomic

MSNBC

Cavaliers sign undrafted Chris Crawford to two-year contract

Chris Crawford didn't generate much draft buzz after four years at Memphis. He scored 20 points in his summer-league debut with the Rockets and then fell off.

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Related Topix: Sports, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, University of Memphis NCAA, Memphis Tigers NCAA Basketball, Chris Crawford, NBA Basketball, Cleveland Cavaliers, NBA Players, John Lucas III, Malcolm Thomas

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Deseret News

Greg Miller: Success in business comes from helping employees, community thrive

Larry H. Miller Enterprises CEO Greg Miller sits down for an interview in his office on Thursday, February 6, 2014. Greg Miller, chief executive officer of the Larry H. Miller Group of Cos.

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KSL-TV

Andrei Kirilenko's Utah home burglarized

Former Utah Jazz star Andrei Kirilenko's Salt Lake home was burglarized over the weekend, something that surprised his wife who calls the city the "safest place on Earth." Kirilenko, who played for the Jazz for 10 years and lived in Salt Lake City with his wife, Masha Lopatova, now plays for the Brooklyn Nets.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

NBA.com

Hang Time: Raining On Spain

France ended it Wednesday with a stunning, 65-52 defeat of the Spain in the quarterfinals, playing a near perfect game to keep the hosts from even playing for a medal. The USA's chances to win its fourth straight international gold increased dramatically with Spain's ouster.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Pau Gasol, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Basketball, Serge Ibaka, Boris Diaw, Marc Gasol, NBA Basketball, Rudy Gobert, NBA Players

Sporting News

Rudy Gobert leads France in FIBA stunner over Spain

If you're a Utah Jazz fan, you might have hoped that this year's FIBA World Cup would give a glimpse of your team's future - after all, the tournament would provide an extended look at Australian point guard Dante Exum. Instead, the young international player who has now stolen the FIBA show is another Jazz prospect, big man Rudy Gobert.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Rudy Gobert, NBA Players, Dante Exum, San Antonio Spurs, Tony Parker

SLC Dunk

How Bright Is The Future For The Utah Jazz?: The Downbeat #1448

Utah plummets in ESPN's Future Power Rankings. Also: how Dante Exum is doing, NBA court-design rankings, an early season preview, and more.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Dante Exum, Gordon Hayward, Derrick Favors, Trey Burke, Alec Burks

Tue Sep 09, 2014

BleacherReport

10 Budding NBA Stars Every Fan Must Watch During 2014 Training Camp

With the gaze of the basketball world focused squarely on Spain and the 2014 FIBA World Cup, it's easy to forget the NBA is a mere three weeks away from the start of training camp. From power rankings to prospective starting lineups and just about everything in between, expect the predictions and prognostications to begin in earnest - as if they haven't already.

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Related Topix: Sports, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Basketball, Minnesota Timberwolves, Kevin Love, NBA Players, Ricky Rubio

Mon Sep 08, 2014

NBA.com

Image link to Bull market

The 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup is primarily about 288 guys playing with pride for their country, great games and the drama that comes with them. But it's also a level of competition and exposure that allows players with little or no NBA experience to raise or lower their profile.

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Related Topix: Sports, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Basketball, Denver Nuggets, Mickael Gelabale, NBA Players, Rudy Gobert, Aron Baynes

GantDaily.com

Scout: rookie guard Dante Exum not yet ready for NBA

New York, NY, United States - The Utah Jazz are hoping for a better season and guard Dante Exum is expected to help them make a turnaround, but an NBA scout said the Australian prospect is not yet NBA-ready. An Eastern Conference scouting director shared through the Sportingnews.com, "He's not ready for the NBA, that is for sure."

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