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  1. The Downbeat: New ThreadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | SLC Dunk

    ... or go small(er) ball with the likes of Rodney Hood at the three. He could, conceivably, even opt for 71-year-old Joe Johnson in a pinch. The point is, the Jazz will have to depend on several folks throughout the lineup -- and not just at small ...

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  2. The Downbeat: Donovan Mitchell worked out with CP3.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | SLC Dunk

    ... But they may never score 100 points this season, because they play slow and seemingly have no go-to guy beyond Joe Johnson for a few minutes a night. Their two highest usage rates in the clutch last season belonged to Hayward and Hill , and no one ...

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  3. Ben Anderson: Could the Jazz target Jabari Parker?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | KSL-TV

    ... played more than 80 percent of his career minutes at the power forward position. With both Derrick Favors and Joe Johnson in the final years of their contracts with the Jazz, a starting caliber forward will be a priority for the Jazz in 2018. Parker ...

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  4. Derrick Favors: 26 Years Young and 7 Seasons OldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | SLC Dunk

    ... if he was a 3rd string big. After all, the corpse of Boris Diaw in his 16th season started over Derrick Favors. Joe Johnson saw action ahead of Derrick Favors. The narrative around Derrick Favors went from "Is this the season he takes the next ...

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  5. Can Ricky Rubio put it all together in Utah?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 4 | KSL-TV

    ... led to an immediate shot or pass. Instead, it started the defensive shift that Gordon Hayward or Rodney Hood or Joe Johnson or Joe Ingles could then take advantage of. And frequently, the Jazz didn't have Hill start the play at all. Instead, it was ...

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  6. 2018/19 Free Agency LookaheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 28 | SLC Dunk

    ... . After the 2017-18 season, the Jazz' payroll drops to just $76.3 million, due to the free agency of Joe Johnson, Derrick Favors, Rodney Hood, and Dante Exum. Projecting a 1-2% cap increase from this year, that puts them $24-25 million below the cap ...

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  7. Opinion Time: Which NBA team can contend with the Warriors?Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 27 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... 34 percent from 3-point range for Turkish club Anadolu Efes in Euroleague. He has the speed of a 35-year-old Joe Johnson with a worse shooting stroke from deep. Way to make a splash, Cavs. Boston added Gordon Hayward, but let Avery Bradley and Kelly ...

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  8. What if there was an NBA Expansion Draft?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | SLC Dunk

    Just missed the cut: Joe Johnson , Thabo Sefolosha , Ekpe Udoh , Alec Burks The Jazz keep their best players, still have youth, and have a good balance of ball handlers, shooters, and bigs with solid defense still on the roster.

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  9. The Downbeat: The Utah Jazz are still in tuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | SLC Dunk

    ... considering the amount of scoring we lost from last year's roster. That being said, I loved every second of Joe Johnson punishing the LA Clippers possession after possession in the playoffs last year. Yesterday was Pioneer Day here in Utah, so I ...

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  10. The Downbeat: "The Shot" - Remembering the 2017 NBA PlayoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | SLC Dunk

    Today, I wanted to revisit the magic that was Joe Johnson 's performance in the 2017 NBA Playoffs . We'll also hit on a few things bouncing around Twitter, discuss an early Power Rankings, and highlight a fan post! It has now been three months and nine days since Joe Johnson nailed "The Shot".

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  11. Report: Jazz waiving Boris DiawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | MSNBC

    ... plenty of options to take Diaw's minutes, in big or small lineups: Derrick Favors , Jonas Jerebko, Joe Ingles , Joe Johnson and Ekpe Udoh. None possess Diaw's playmaking ability, but Ricky Rubio 's talent as a singular distributor make that less of ...

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  12. Jazz sign SF Thabo Sefolosha to 2-year contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | KSL-TV

    ... the team needed more contributors at the small forward spot. Sefolosha fits that description. Like teammate Joe Johnson, he's also capable of playing power forward in small-ball lineups. Sefolosha is known as one of the league's best one-on-one ...

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  13. Jazz Add Three, Plus Trade RumorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Salt City Hoops

    ... in basketball identity, it most likely would include at least one of Derrick Favors, Rodney Hood or Dante Exum. Joe Johnson could potentially have some trade value as well, and Ricky Rubio is tradable but just landed in Utah via a June swap. It ...

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  14. Report: Jazz signing Jonas Jerebko to two-year, $8.2 million contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | MSNBC

    ... has less use for frontcourt playmaking with Ricky Rubio . Jerebko's floor-spacing could be sufficient, even if Joe Johnson takes over to close games. Boston had to renounce Jerebko to clear room for Hayward. Though Jerebko had some nice moments ...

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  15. Jazz bolster defense by agreeing to deal with small forward Thabo SefoloshaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Deseret News

    ... option and keep him. Utah still needs a backup big for their rotation behind Rudy Gobert, Derrick Favors and Joe Johnson, but it's also possible the Jazz will use his contract in a deal or waive the 35-year-old big man and use that extra salary ...

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  16. Utah Jazz strike two-year deal with forward Thabo SefoloshaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... t points in an NBA season - he adds a defense presence in the lineup alongside wings Joe Ingles, Rodney Hood and Joe Johnson.

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  17. Jazz sign SF Thabo Sefolosha to 2-year contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | KSL-TV

    ... the team needed more contributors at the small forward spot. Sefolosha fits that description. Like teammate Joe Johnson, he's also capable of playing power forward in small-ball lineups. Sefolosha is known as one of the league's best one-on-one ...

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  18. NBA Free Agency: Jazz, Thabo Sefolosha reportedly reach two-year, $10.5M dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | CBS Sports

    ... in devastating fashion earlier this summer, and adding Sefolosha will help to shore up their wing depth, as Joe Johnson is now 36 years old, and both Rodney Hood and Alec Burks have struggled with injuries in the past few seasons. Jack Maloney lives ...

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  19. Ben Anderson: Hayward departure reveals Jazz's greatest strength, biggest enemyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2017 | KSL-TV

    ... appearance, Hayward saw his burden of carrying the team eased by the additions of veterans George Hill and Joe Johnson. The Jazz made the playoffs and defeated the Clippers in a dramatic seven-game series. Again, just two months after their greatest ...

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  20. The Downbeat: Utah Jazz Could Win More Than Boston Celtics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2017 | SLC Dunk

    ... He may still have a move or 2 yet to make, and has around 40 million to spend next offseason. What did DL do? Joe Johnson 2 year 22, Rudy Gobert extension, Boris Diaw trade. This year he brought back Joe Ingles on a great deal, moved up for ...

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