Utah Jazz Blog - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/Blogs/jazznotes Stories from The Salt Lake Tribune &copy; 2014 The Associated Press, The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Learn more about our privacy policy: http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy. en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) ‘The Mailman’ stars in two new commercials http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsjazznotes/57833785-62/malone-iframe-com-nba.html.csp &lt;freeform&gt;Karl Malone is many things: an outdoorsman, an entrepreneur, a wrestler, a mailman and, oh yeah, a Utah Jazz legend and two-time NBA MVP. Now, Malone can add a new title to his resumé: hilarious commercial actor. Malone stars in two recent commercials, first in an Adidas ad poking fun at himself alongside former Weber State star and current Portland Trailblazer Damian Lillard, former NFL running backs Barry Sanders and LaDainian Tomlinson, and he of Michigan “Fab Five” fame, Ch... &lt;freeform&gt;Karl Malone is many things: an outdoorsman, an entrepreneur, a wrestler, a mailman and, oh yeah, a Utah Jazz legend and two-time NBA MVP. Now, Malone can add a new title to his resumé: hilarious commercial actor. Malone stars in two recent commercials, first in an Adidas ad poking fun at himself alongside former Weber State star and current Portland Trailblazer Damian Lillard, former NFL running backs Barry Sanders and LaDainian Tomlinson, and he of Michigan “Fab Five” fame, Ch... <img src="http://mngislctrib.112.2O7.net/b/ss/mngislctrib/1/H.17--NS/0?&pageName=RSS" height="1" width="1" border="0" alt=""/> 57833785@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:47:38 MDT Postseason awards ballot: Durant for MVP http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsjazznotes/57831868-62/burke-noah-chicago-indiana.html.csp At this point, I think most writers make their postseason award votes known publicly anyway. But this year, in the name of transparency, ballots will be released. Here's mine. After last night's season finale had wrapped up, I double-checked my first awards ballot and sent it in. Already, I'm wrestling with some of the decisions. I don't doubt you'll disagree with some, too. MVP1. Kevin Durant2. LeBron James3. Joakim Noah4. Blake Griffin5. Al Jefferson This is KD's year. He's played without Russ... At this point, I think most writers make their postseason award votes known publicly anyway. But this year, in the name of transparency, ballots will be released. Here's mine. After last night's season finale had wrapped up, I double-checked my first awards ballot and sent it in. Already, I'm wrestling with some of the decisions. I don't doubt you'll disagree with some, too. MVP1. Kevin Durant2. LeBron James3. Joakim Noah4. Blake Griffin5. Al Jefferson This is KD's year. He's played without Russ... 57831868@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:55:02 MDT Damian Lillard 'offends' a ring-less Karl Malone in new Adidas ad http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsjazznotes/57824136-62/karl-adidas-lillard-damian.html.csp &lt;freeform&gt;&lt;a href="http://espn.go.com/nba/story/_/id/10781725/damian-lillard-new-adidas-deal-worth-100m"&gt;Damian Lillard's new Adidas deal could be worth up to $100 million.&lt;/a&gt;Now the Portland Trail Blazers' star needs a championship.In his new Adidas/Foot Locker spot, Lillard says the last thing he wants to be is "one of those guys that never won a ring." But since he's hanging out with Barry Sanders, LaDanian Tomlinson, Chris Webber and Jazz legend Karl Malone (who looks like... &lt;freeform&gt;&lt;a href="http://espn.go.com/nba/story/_/id/10781725/damian-lillard-new-adidas-deal-worth-100m"&gt;Damian Lillard's new Adidas deal could be worth up to $100 million.&lt;/a&gt;Now the Portland Trail Blazers' star needs a championship.In his new Adidas/Foot Locker spot, Lillard says the last thing he wants to be is "one of those guys that never won a ring." But since he's hanging out with Barry Sanders, LaDanian Tomlinson, Chris Webber and Jazz legend Karl Malone (who looks like... 57824136@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:23:30 MDT