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  1. Randy Hollis: Jazz fans shouldn't get too excited, or disappointed, about Draft DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Deseret News

    ... the Jazz thought they had their point guard of the future, the proverbial heir apparent to the incomparable John Stockton. In 2005, they moved up in the draft to get Deron Williams, who was terrific at times, tempestuous at other times and wound up ...


  2. Utah Jazz: Reviews mixed on LylesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... e Trey's versatility. For the most part, he can play the power forward and small forward positions." Wearing a John Stockton jersey, Joe Coles, 18, said another shooter would have been ideal to "space the floor" for the Jazz.


  3. Offsides with Fletcher: Batman needs Robin; Anthony Davis needs a sidekickRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... Michael Jordan and Scotty Pippen. Magic Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. Larry Bird and Kevin McHale. John Stockton and Karl Malone. Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal. Lebron James and Dwyane Wade. Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook. Look at the ...


  4. How did Karl Malone fall to the Jazz in the 1985 draft?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... like today when they have scouts living out in the areas." A year earlier, the Jazz surprised many by picking John Stockton , of whom Layden first became thanks to a tip from Weber State coach Neil McCarthy . "I had seen Stockton live, but I never ...


  5. Brad Rock: A very short history of the Jazz moving up in the draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Deseret News

    ... a No. 13 selection, Tony Parker No. 28, Clyde Drexler 14th and, of course, Jazz legends Karl Malone (13) and John Stockton (16). At the same time, who wants to pick 12th - unless you're picking 13th? Going by history, the odds of the Jazz moving up ...


  6. Former Utah Jazz forward Andrei Kirilenko says he's retiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Deseret News

    Utah Jazz player Andrei Kirilenko stands in the locker room at the EnergySolutions Arena after a lackluster season on Thursday, April 14, 2011. Kirilenko played 10 seasons with the Jazz - bridging the gap between the eras of John Stockton-Karl Malone and Deron Williams-Carlos Boozer.


  7. Former BYU guard Halford 'just trying to get better' in workout with JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | KSL-TV

    Halford, who grew up in Orem, was a Chicago Bulls fan as a child, but he remembers clearly his mother sending him to his room before John Stockton hit his iconic shot against the Houston Rockets to send the Jazz to the 1997 NBA Finals. "I remember they told me to go to bed, but I was at the top of the railing, peeking down," Halford said.


  8. NBA Draft 2015: Today's Utah Jazz don't really look like the old Utah ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | SLC Dunk

    ... NBA Draft . For the longest time the draft just wasn't something the Utah Jazz really banked on. After picking John Stockton #16 in 1984, and Karl Malone #13 in 1985 the team made the playoffs for a billion years in a row -- and as a result, ...


  9. Morning links: Where do the Jazz's best teams rank all-time; Frank...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Deseret News

    Utah Jazz's Karl Malone, center, hugs teammates Jeff Hornacek and John Stockton as Greg Foster, left, joins in the celebration after the Jazz beat the Rockets 103-100 in Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals Thursday, May 29, 1997, in Houston. Stockton hit a three-pointer at the buzzer for the Jazz victory.


  10. How to properly argue Michael Jordan vs. LeBron James moving forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Sporting News

    ... because of Jordan. Half of the "Dream Team" doesn't have a championship ring. Patrick Ewing, Charles Barkley, John Stockton and Karl Malone all lost against Jordan with championship-caliber teams in the playoffs or NBA Finals. LeBron James is 2-4 in ...


  11. Jimbo's Mailbag - You Guys Remember John Crotty?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Salt City Hoops

    ... managed to pee both his pants and his date's pants. In 1979, he got his first job delivering newspapers after John Stockton quit to focus more on basketball. This only lasted a week after multiple complaints that he "wasn't as good as the last kid." ...


  12. Stockton and Malone among the biggest steals in NBA draft historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Deseret News

    Utah Jazz's John Stockton is lifted on the shoulders of his teammates after sinking a three-point shot at the buzzer to beat the Houston Rockets 103-100 in Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals on Thursday, May 29, 1997, in Houston. It's not about when you draft, it's who you draft.


  13. From Enes Kanter to Luther Wright: The biggest draft busts in Utah Jazz historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Deseret News

    ... and downs when it comes to the NBA draft. On one hand, they have selected cornerstones of the franchise, like John Stockton. They have also found great late picks, like Bryon Russell, Paul Millsap, Mark Eaton and Rudy Gobert. Those are the great ...


  14. Michael Jordan beats the flu and the Jazz in '97 NBA FinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | New York Daily News

    ... who spotted Luc Longley alone for a game-clinching dunk. "This is the finals and close is not good enough," John Stockton said after the Jazz saw their 23-game home winning streak snapped. Chris Morris' three-pointer with 10:18 to play increased ...


  15. Throwback: Michael Jordan Drops 38 On Utah Jazz In 1997 'Flu Game'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | The Post Game

    ... Kukoc was able to grab the offensive rebound. Twenty seconds later, Jordan drilled an open three-pointer over John Stockton that gave the Bulls an 88-85 lead. The Bulls won the series 4-2. For the fifth time in as many Finals appearances, Jordan was ...


  16. The best moments in NBA Finals history: Michael Jordan's 'Flu Game'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | USA Today

    ... leaning heavily on Scottie Pippen late in the game. Things were firing on all cylinders for the Jazz early on. John Stockton was dropping dimes all over the place, picking out Karl Malone who was pulverizing the Bulls on the inside. They jumped out ...


  17. Utah Jazz: UCLA's Norman Powell finally ready for NBA dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... picks 42 and 54. The 6-foot-4 guard may be a lifelong Lakers fan, but on Monday he spoke fondly of watching John Stockton and Karl Malone play and said he could see himself wearing Jazz colors. "I'm young. I'm athletic. I play defense, a two-way ...


  18. The Elephant vs. Giant Man Edition - The Downbeat - #1643Read the original story

    Friday Jun 5 | SLC Dunk

    ... Antoine Carr 's tears. The amazing Delta Center crowd outside its natural habitat. Smiling John Stockton , getting a ride home from Jeff Hornacek . Horny trying to get Stockton to stick his head out the sunroof. Third-person Karl Malone . Rod Zundel ...


  19. After failing to make a first down late against Buffalo in 1993,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | Houston Chronicle

    ... Finals between the Rockets and the Jazz Houston blew a 10-point lead in the final minutes, losing on a John Stockton 35-foot trey at the buzzer. Charles Barkley is still trying to close out on that pick. The call: Lucas was whistled for a dubious ...


  20. Andrei Kirilenko had Hall of Fame talent, even if few noticedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 2 | Sporting News

    ... in 1999, as an 18-year-old. He stayed in Russia for two years, joining Utah at the tail end of the Karl Malone-John Stockton era. "I've gotten on his butt as hard as I have anybody," longtime Jazz coach Jerry Sloan said in 2004 , "and he's responded ...