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Watch Grayson Allen drop 17 and 7 in Summer League

LAS VEGAS — Jazz fans love them some Grayson Allen. Already.
And he is showing he can find space within the Jazz offense in Summer League and he can knock down shots. More than that, he can get some boards and do a little playmaking as well.
He put it

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GAME RECAP: Heat 98, Jazz 90

Bam Adebayo notches 24 points and nine rebounds to lead his Miami Heat Summer League squad to a win over the Utah Jazz, 98-90.

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NBA notebook: Mavs, Real Madrid reach buyout deal on Doncic

The Dallas Mavericks and Real Madrid have reached a buyout agreement, meaning the Mavericks now are free to negotiate with guard Luka Doncic, according to multiple reports Saturday. Doncic also must have a letter of clearance from FIBA, must pass a phy…

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NBA notebook: Mavs, Real Madrid reach buyout deal on Doncic

The Dallas Mavericks and Real Madrid have reached a buyout agreement, meaning the Mavericks now are free to negotiate with guard Luka Doncic, according to multiple reports Saturday. Doncic also must have a letter of clearance from FIBA, must pass a phy…

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Jazz waive F Jerebko, who plans to joins Warriors

The Utah Jazz announced they have waived forward Jonas Jerebko, and he plans to join the Golden State Warriors if he clears waivers, according to an ESPN report on Saturday. If he goes unclaimed, he will become a free agent on Monday, allowing him to s…

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Report: Ex-Celtic Jerebko plans to sign with Warriors

The Golden State Warriors’ offseason shopping spree continued Saturday with the addition of former Celtics forward Jonas Jerebko, who was waived by the Utah Jazz hours earlier. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported that Jerebko, the 6-foot-10 Swede who played

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Jazz aim for continued growth in bringing back free agents

Rather than spend time and money trying to make a splash by bringing in a high-profile free agent, the Jazz are banking on continued internal development and continuity to boost a team that finished the 2017-18 season on a tear. “Chemistry is a hard th…

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Grayson Allen is already doing Grayson Allen things in the NBA (VIDEO)

During his time at Duke University, Grayson Allen was known for being a bit of a hassle on the floor. Allen drew national headlines for kicking and tripping opposing players in a fashion not in line with normal basketball moves. For many fans heading i…

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NBA free agency has altered the Western Conference but not enough to seriously threaten the Golden State Warriors

Much has been made of the Golden State Warriors agreeing to a deal with DeMarcus Cousins since the deal was struck Monday evening.

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GAME RECAP: Grizzlies 95, Jazz 92

Wayne Selden and Deyonta Davis rack up 20 points apiece as the Memphis Grizzlies Summer League Squad defeat the Utah Jazz, 95-92.

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Derrick Favors will return to the Utah Jazz on a 2-year, $36M deal

Free agent Derrick Favors has agreed to a two-year, $36 million deal to return to the Utah Jazz, his agent, Wallace Prather, told Yahoo Sports.

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Report: Jazz re-signing Derrick Favors for two years, $36 million

The Jazz have been grappling with fitting Rudy Gobert and Derrick Favors, two fairly traditional bigs, together offensively for years. Free agent Derrick Favors has agreed to a two-year, $36M-plus deal with the Utah Jazz, agent Wallace Prather tells Ya…

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Agent: Derrick Favors agrees to 2-year, $36M deal to return to Jazz

Free agent Derrick Favors has agreed to a two-year, $36 million deal to return to the Utah Jazz, his agent, Wallace Prather, told Yahoo Sports. Favors and his agent met with top Jazz officials, including general manager Dennis Lindsey and head coach Qu…

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2018 NBA Free Agent Top 50

After examining the top ten at each individual position, the final FA list this offseason will rank the top-50 overall free agents set to hit the open market this summer. Follow me on Twitter: @TommyBeer 1. LeBron James, Cleveland Cavaliers (player option

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NBA Free Agency Rumors: Pressure on Lakers To Acquire Kawhi Leonard

Days before free agency officially starts, NBA teams are already making moves and shedding salaries to create cap space to sign an intriguing crop of free agents. Decisions still have to be made for some players who can opt in or out of the final year

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NBA awards: Rockets point guard Harden takes home MVP

Houston Rockets point guard James Harden claimed the first Most Valuable Player Award of his career at Monday night’s NBA Awards show in Santa Monica, Calif. Harden beat out four-time MVP LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers and the New Orleans Pelicans’ Anthony Davis for the honor, which he had finished a runner-up for last season to the Oklahoma City Thunder’s Russell Westbrook and in 2015 to the Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry. Harden is the third player in Rockets history to be named MVP, joining Moses Malone, who won it twice (1979, ’82), and Hakeem Olajuwon (1994). Harden was accompanied by his mother, Monja Willis, in accepting the award from NBA commissioner Adam Silver.

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Ben Simmons wins NBA Rookie of the Year

It was a real debate.
Donovan Mitchell came out of nowhere to lead the Utah Jazz to the playoffs. Jayson Tatum came out strong, then reminded everyone during the playoffs (which was after the voting) how well he fit what Boston was doing.
But in the

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Houston’s Harden wins NBA MVP over James and Davis

Third time was the charm for James Harden. The Houston Rockets star was voted the NBA’s Most Valuable Player after twice being runner-up, beating out four-time winner LeBron James and Anthony Davis of the Pelicans at the NBA Awards on Monday night. Harden joined Michael Jordan as the only players to average at least 20 points, eight assists, five rebounds and 1.7 steals in a season.

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Basketball Twitter Achieved Peak Pettiness During NBA Awards

The NBA season is officially officially over. Yes, the Warriors won the championship more than a week ago, but Monday’s NBA Awards put the bow on the 2017-18 season. It was the second year of the event, and the combination of host Anthony Anderson

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James Harden named NBA MVP over LeBron James, Anthony Davis

Houston Rockets guard James Harden won the NBA MVP award Monday, beating Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James and New Orleans Pelicans big man Anthony Davis for the honor. The MVP is the first for Harden, who finished second in voting to Oklahoma

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