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  1. Downbeat #1963: How good is Utah Jazz guard Rodney Hood? How good can he be?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | SLC Dunk

    ... with a broken ankle and the Jazz had to piece together some frontcourt combinations with the injuries to Derrick Favors and Rudy Gobert , Hood was becoming a consistent threat throughout different roles in the offense. Quin Snyder trusted Hood to be ...

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  2. Downbeat #1962: The World welcomes Joe and Renae Ingles' twinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | SLC Dunk

    ... and quickly leave it without much noise ( Al Jefferson , Paul Millsap, Devin Harris , Gordon Hayward , Derrick Favors ). Overall in the regular season the Utah Jazz have gone 536-514, for a winning percentage of 51.05%. That's almost objectively and ...

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  3. Where are the Nets going to get front court production this season?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Nets Daily

    ... offense. Booker averaged 10 and 10 per 36 minutes last season in Utah and was a solid defender playing behind Derrick Favors. Booker can give steady minutes at the 4 and the Jazz were slightly better with him on the floor than when he wasn't. Scola ...

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  4. The Downbeat #1961: Contract Favors EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | SLC Dunk

    ... Eric Pincus at BasketballInsiders.com posted an article about how the Utah Jazz could theoretically give Derrick Favors an extension using the James Harden deal as a basis. One option really intrigues me and should intrigue you. Extensions can also ...

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  5. New Season, New HopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | The Daily Nexus

    ... Some secondary and tertiary play initiation will be helpful for bench-heavy units, and Rudy Gobert and Derrick Favors will easily mask his defensive deficiencies at the rim. Pair him with Boris Diaw (acquired from the Spurs in a move to clear ...

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  6. Utah Jazz players Gordon Hayward, Derrick Favors, Rudy Gobert putting ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | SLC Dunk

    ... like the above quintet. Today the Jazz are looking to make the NBA Playoffs on the efforts of Gordon Hayward, Derrick Favors, Rudy Gobert. Sure, the team is really deep, but those three players will matter the most. When looking at the entire ...

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  7. Jazz, Wolves, Lakers among six NBA teams on the rise in 2016-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | CBS Sports

    ... the playoffs, if fortune breaks their way. Utah should have made the playoffs last year. If Rudy Gobert and Derrick Favors don't go down at the same time for over a month mid-season, they likely make it in. But injuries happen, and they eventually ...

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  8. The Utah Jazz are really, really long -- should fans gear up for a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | SLC Dunk

    ... for the Jazz to add experienced, complementary talent to augment what was already in place. Gordon Hayward , Derrick Favors , and Rodney Hood had all made significant strides. Yet the next step was to be taken with help-a starting-caliber point ...

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  9. Utah Jazz: After free agency frenzy, is all this money good for the NBA?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Salt Lake Tribune

    And Derrick Favors - on the first night of free agency - tweeted out the eyes emoji, indicating that he's aware of how much money players have been awarded since July 1.

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  10. Dennis Lindsey's no fool and the Utah Jazz aren't standing stillRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Deseret News

    ... his best days, but the Jazz needed veteran players to complement Gordon Hayward, Rodney Hood, Rudy Gobert and Derrick Favors. However, the Jazz also wanted guys who can shoot. Both Hill and Johnson are career 37 percent 3-point shooters. The Jazz ...

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  11. Lindsey's no fool and Jazz aren't standing stillRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Deseret News

    ... his best days, but the Jazz needed veteran players to complement Gordon Hayward, Rodney Hood, Rudy Gobert and Derrick Favors. However, the Jazz also wanted guys who can shoot. Both Hill and Johnson are career 37 percent 3-point shooters. The Jazz ...

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  12. Hollis: Buckle up! Jazz picked as NBA's 4th-best team by Bleacher ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Deseret News

    ... He then goes on to say, "When healthy last year - which we'll define as 'having Rodney Hood, Gordon Hayward, Derrick Favors and Rudy Gobert on the floor together' - the Utah Jazz were awesome. That foursome only took the court in 45 games, but it ...

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  13. Randy Hollis: Buckle up! Jazz picked as NBA's 4th-best team by Bleacher ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Deseret News

    ... He then goes on to say, "When healthy last year - which we'll define as 'having Rodney Hood, Gordon Hayward, Derrick Favors and Rudy Gobert on the floor together' - the Utah Jazz were awesome. That foursome only took the court in 45 games, but it ...

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  14. All aboard the Utah Jazz hype trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | KSL-TV

    ... of wins too. So long as major catastrophe doesn't strike (long-term injuries to Hayward, Rudy Gobert, or Derrick Favors), the Jazz have much better depth to deal with their problems this year. So, I'm in on the hype train. Like everyone, I'm bullish ...

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  15. Happy Birthday to Utah Jazz forward Derrick FavorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | SLC Dunk

    Happy Birthday to Utah Jazz bigman Derrick Favors ! Favors turns 25 years old today! And while we do want to wish him the best, as the young father of twin girls, we also want to wish him some quiet time for an extra long nap today as well. Similar to fellow July 15th Birthday Jazzmen , Favors played for the Jazz as a rookie.

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  16. Links: Jazz 'should win 50'; SI wonders if Jimmer Fredette has done enoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Deseret News

    George Hill talks with media during a press conference at the Zion's Bank Basketball Center in Salt Lake City on Friday, July 8, 2016. Hill was acquired by the Utah Jazz through a trade with Indiana Pacers.

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  17. The Triple Team: Jazz advance in first round of summer league tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | KSL-TV

    ... allow us to manage the injuries." Addressing that lack of depth that was so clearly shown when Rudy Gobert, Derrick Favors, Dante Exum and Alec Burks went down with relatively major injuries, was a key item of concern on Lindsey's list for this ...

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  18. Morning links: Jazz No. 4 in NBA power rankings, Jimmer has huge night in VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Deseret News

    ... potential of the Jazz: "When healthy last year - which we'll define as 'having Rodney Hood, Gordon Hayward, Derrick Favors and Rudy Gobert on the floor together' - the Utah Jazz were awesome. That foursome only took the court in 45 games, but it ...

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  19. Trey Lyles impress as a scorer, leader during summer league stintRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Deseret News

    ... - not to mention allow him to be the primary scorer. The team needs a change-of-pace forward to complement Derrick Favors' strong inside-to-mid-range game, and Lyles, a small forward in his one year at Kentucky, is getting a chance to put his ...

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  20. Execute The PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | NBA.com

    ... a game out of eighth place in the Western Conference as Dante Exum missed all 2015-16 because of injury, Derrick Favors missed 20 outings, Rudy Gobert 21 and Alec Burks 51. (And still the Jazz were in contention into the final days, until finally ...

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