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Utah starts Joe Johnson at small forward with Gordon Hayward out

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Who plays where during an NBA preseason game usually matters as much as a Family Guy cutaway, but there was an interesting one Monday night: What would the Jazz do with Gordon Hayward out? Go with the veteran. Joe Johnson will start at small forward tonight. — Aaron Falk (@aaronfalk) October 11, 2016 This is [more]

Report: Jazz trade 76ers two second-rounders to take Tibor Pleiss

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You can remove Sam Hinkie from Philadelphia, but you can’t pull the 76ers out of The Process. Not immediately, at least. Hinkie slashed payroll so drastically, a spending spree that included Jerryd Bayless, Gerald Henderson and Sergio Rodriguez still left the 76ers with more cap space than they know what to do with. So, Philadelphia [more]

Jazz sign second-rounders Joel Bolomboy, Marcus Paige

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The Jazz expedited their rise this offseason by trading their first-round pick for George Hill, using cap space to acquire Boris Diaw in another deal and signing Joe Johnson. But Utah still has room for youth. The Jazz signed two of their three 2016 second-round picks – No. 52 pick Joel Bolomboy and No. 55 [more]

Gordon Hayward scores 28 as Jazz defeat Rockets 117-114 in overtime

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Gordon Hayward scored 28 points and the Utah Jazz defeated the Houston Rockets 117-114 in overtime Tuesday night in a game with significant playoff implications. [more]