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Sometimes, those Fates hit you in the ear with a crowbar, and it seemed the Jazz were popped hard, first when they fell to the fifth pick in the lottery and, then, when no deal was pulled off for the top selection. Just as Door No. 2 was slammed on their knuckles, and Door No. 1 beckoned, finally, Door No. 3 opened wide, and, just like that, the Jazz grinned alongside the basketball gods who blessed them.
"We’re happy," Rigby said.
They should be.
GORDON MONSON hosts "The Big Show" with Spence Checketts weekdays from 3-7 p.m. on 97.5 FM/1280 and 960 AM The Zone. Twitter: @GordonMonson.
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