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Utah forward Derrick Favors has spoken glowingly about his tenure with the Jazz and his desire to forge a future with the organization that acquired him in 2011 for star point guard Deron Williams. However, Favors is less than two …

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  • (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) gestures after hitting the second of two three-pointers in the fourth quarter as the Utah Jazz host the Golden State Warriors in Game 3 of the second round, NBA playoff basketball in Salt Lake City, Saturday May 6, 2017. Monson: With the Jazz absent, what do the NBA playoffs say about you?
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    Updated May 23 2017 05:55 pm   |     |   Share
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    Updated May 22 2017 03:39 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Rick Egan  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Utah Jazz forward Trey Lyles (41) goes to the hoop, as New Orleans Pelicans center Alexis Ajinca (42) defends, in NBA action Utah Jazz vs. New Orleans Pelicans, in Salt Lake City, Monday, March 27, 2017.   Utah Jazz: Can Trey Lyles bounce back from disappointing sophomore season?
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    Updated May 22 2017 10:47 pm   |     |   Share
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    Illinois’ Malcolm Hill was a late addition to Saturday morning’s Utah Jazz pre-draft workout. But he was able to make an impression regardless. Shoot...
    Updated May 20 2017 08:19 pm   |     |   Share



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