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Jazz sign Elijah Millsap to multiyear deal

Jazz sign Elijah Millsap to multiyear deal

nba.com saltcityhoops.com Updated 10 hours ago
The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has signed guard/forward Elijah Millsap to a multi-year contract. Per team policy, financial terms were not released. Millsap signed the first of two 10-day contracts with the Jazz on Jan. 5 and has appeared i…
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  • The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Utah Jazz vs. Brooklyn Nets …

    The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Utah Jazz vs. Brooklyn Nets 1/24/2015

    saltcityhoops.com 23 hours ago
    The Jazz’s perimeter players, including Gordon Hayward, had a lot of space tonight. (Photo by Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images) 1. Unusually, it was perimeter excellence that led to success for the Jazz. The guard line for the Jazz generally have…
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  • Aussie, Aussie, Aussie! Ingles, Exum, and Grades for Nets @ Jaz…

    Aussie, Aussie, Aussie! Ingles, Exum, and Grades for Nets @ Jazz 1/24/15

    saltcityhoops.com 23 hours ago
    Photo by Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images Any major relocation or culture change will require an adjustment phase, even for professional basketball players. For rookies Joe Ingles and Dante Exum, both hailing from Down Under, this process has bee…
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  • Exum remains in the starting lineup as Jazz look to push the te…

    Exum remains in the starting lineup as Jazz look to push the tempo early

    sltrib.com Jan 24 (yesterday)
    Danté Exum will hear his name called tonight when the Utah Jazz’s starting lineup is announced at EnergySolutions Arena. The rookie point guard will stand up from his spot on the bench, and then jog through a cloud of smoke and neon lights. After tha…
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  • Dante Exum On Brandon Knight’s Shot: “We Knew He Was Going To M…

    Dante Exum On Brandon Knight’s Shot: “We Knew He Was Going To Miss”

    dimemag.com saltcityhoops.com Jan 23 (2 days ago)
    19 year-old Dante Exum clearly already knows how to work the media. After Brandon Knight misfired on a game-tying shot in the final seconds of the Milwaukee Bucks’ 101-99 loss to the Utah Jazz last night, the rookie boasted that his team allowed Knight …
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  • 4 Forwards That Could Be Utah’s Next D-League Call Up

    4 Forwards That Could Be Utah’s Next D-League Call Up

    saltcityhoops.com Jan 22 (3 days ago)
    Willie Reed, #55 for Brooklyn above, is one of Dakota’s D-League call-up candidates. (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images) Editor’s note: As the Utah Jazz continue their search for the next Danny Green, General Manager Dennis Lindsey and compa…
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  • Gordon Hayward: 'I think LeBron can pretty much bully anybody i…

    Gordon Hayward: 'I think LeBron can pretty much bully anybody if he wants to'

    sltrib.com Jan 22 (3 days ago)
    It was a vicious dunk, and Gordon Hayward never stood a chance against it. In the third quarter of Wednesday night’s Jazz game in Cleveland, LeBron James took an outlet pass from Kevin Love, rose up and slammed home a dunk as Hayward tried futilely to…
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  • Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Utah Jazz @ Cleveland Cavaliers …

    Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Utah Jazz @ Cleveland Cavaliers 1/21/2015

    saltcityhoops.com Jan 21 (4 days ago)
    Photo by David Liam Kyle/NBAE via Getty Images Editor’s note: Oops. We accidentally had two different writers compose a Triple Team recap for tonight’s game… mea culpa. As a result, you get 6 whole points in what we’ll avoid calling the Sextuple Team. T…
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  • LeBron has 26 as Cavs extend streak to 4

    LeBron has 26 as Cavs extend streak to 4

    ESPN.com Jan 21 (4 days ago)
    LeBron James scored 26 points, Kevin Love added 19 and the rejuvenated Cleveland Cavaliers won their fourth straight, 106-92 over the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night.
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  • Watch LeBron James Air Ball Free Throw

    Watch LeBron James Air Ball Free Throw

    dimemag.com Jan 21 (4 days ago)
    LeBron James says he’s felt better since returning from injury than he has all season, and The King’s stellar recent play supports that notion. Except for one aspect, that is – awful struggles at the free throw line. Watch those labors reach a nadir aga…
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  • Forbes: Utah Jazz valued at $830 million

    Forbes: Utah Jazz valued at $830 million

    sltrib.com Jan 21 (4 days ago)
    <freeform> It cost Larry H. Miller about $22 million to buy the Utah Jazz in the mid-1980s — about $8 million to buy into the team in 1985, and then another $14 million to buy out his partner a year later, preventing a sale that would have moved…
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  • The Notre Dime: Watch All of Rudy Gobert’s 42 Assists

    The Notre Dime: Watch All of Rudy Gobert’s 42 Assists

    saltcityhoops.com Jan 21 (4 days ago)
    Rudy Gobert surveys the floor. Is the big man turning into a passer? (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images) In last week’s post about Rudy Gobert crashing what we might consider the core of the future Utah Jazz, I mentioned in passing the center’s passi…
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  • Dime Q&A:  Trevor Booker On The Young Jazz, Cousin Jordan H…

    Dime Q&A: Trevor Booker On The Young Jazz, Cousin Jordan Hill & His Crazy Shot

    dimemag.com Jan 21 (4 days ago)
    If you’ve heard J. Cole’s 2014 Forest Hills Drive album, you’re probably a hip-hop enthusiast. If you’ve heard of Trevor Booker you are probably a bit of basketball enthusiast as well. Why else would you be here if you weren’t? A comparison of Cole and …
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  • Is Elijah Millsap a Keeper?

    Is Elijah Millsap a Keeper?

    saltcityhoops.com Jan 21 (4 days ago)
    Will Elijah Millsap last past this weekend? (Thomas B. Shea-USA TODAY Sports) On Tuesday, the Utah Jazz announced that swingman Rodney Hood will be out until All-Star break, at which point he will be reevaluated. That is sobering news for the promising …
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  • Containing James a priority tonight for the Jazz

    Containing James a priority tonight for the Jazz

    sltrib.com nba.com Jan 21 (4 days ago)
    Like all opponents of LeBron James, the Utah Jazz enter Wednesday’s matchup trying to figure out a way to stop one of the best basketball player’s on Earth. And like most opponents of LeBron James, the Jazz are largely drawing a blank on how to comp…
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  • Photo: 76ers teammates make Jason Richardson feel really, reall…

    Photo: 76ers teammates make Jason Richardson feel really, really old

    yahoo.com Jan 20 (5 days ago)
    If not for the presence of Jason Richardson on the roster, the Philadelphia 76ers would own the league's youngest roster (their average age of 24.5 years old currently trails only the Utah Jazz), so what better way to remind the former slam dunk champ o…
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  • Flu could keep LeBron James out against the Utah Jazz

    Flu could keep LeBron James out against the Utah Jazz

    sltrib.com Jan 20 (5 days ago)
    Flu could keep LeBron James out against the Utah Jazz
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  • 6 Guards That Could Be Utah’s Next D-League Call Up

    6 Guards That Could Be Utah’s Next D-League Call Up

    saltcityhoops.com Jan 20 (5 days ago)
    Could the Jazz call up the former Duke star Seth Curry? (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) Editor’s note: As the Utah Jazz continue their search for the next Danny Green, General Manager Dennis Lindsey and company plan to give looks to a wide variet…
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  • Utah Jazz blog: Leonard returns for Spurs in win

    Utah Jazz blog: Leonard returns for Spurs in win

    sltrib.com saltcityhoops.com ESPN.com Jan 19 (6 days ago)
    Kawhi Leonard made his return from a hand injury this week, which wasn’t great news for the Utah Jazz last night. In an 89-69 Spurs victory, Leonard had 12 points, nine rebounds, two steals and a block. “Well, he always impacts the game,” coach Gr…
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  • How the Utah Jazz Stopped Worrying and Learned to Embrace the 3…

    How the Utah Jazz Stopped Worrying and Learned to Embrace the 3 Point Bomb

    saltcityhoops.com Jan 19 (6 days ago)
    Marvin Williams three goggles. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) It was only 3 seasons ago that the Jazz took only 12 three point shots a game, good for the 2nd fewest in the league. The Jazz have never been in love with the 3 pointer, and I’m not …
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  • The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Utah Jazz vs. Los Angeles La…

    The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Utah Jazz vs. Los Angeles Lakers 1/16/2015

    Gordon Hayward had another great night for the Jazz. (Photo by Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images) 1. Jazz take advantage of bad Lakers night. Without Kobe Bryant, and on a back-to-back, the Lakers were pretty bad tonight. They tied a new franchise…
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  • Kobe Bryant, in need of rest, won't play against the Utah Jazz

    Kobe Bryant, in need of rest, won't play against the Utah Jazz

    sltrib.com Jan 16
    Kobe Bryant, in need of rest, won't play against the Utah Jazz
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  • Crashing the Core: Rudy Gobert is Making a Case for Himself

    Crashing the Core: Rudy Gobert is Making a Case for Himself

    If recent results are any indication, we may see less and less of Gobert sitting. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images) We keep saying that decision time is approaching for the Utah Jazz in their journey back to contender status. One of these times, we…
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  • Video - Jazz Cruise Past Nets 01:04

    Jazz Cruise Past Nets

    Jan 24
    Trey Burke scored 19 points off the bench as the Jazz defeated the Jets 108-73.
  • Video - 'SportCenter' Not Top Plays 02:16

    'SportCenter' Not Top Plays

    Jan 23
    Check out the worst plays from this past week, including LeBron James' air ball during a foul shot.
  • Video - Antetokounmpo Stretches For The Dunk 00:20

    Antetokounmpo Stretches For The Dunk

    Jan 22
    Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo dribbled the ball down court, jumped and extended for the slam.
  • Video - Ilyasova Stuffs Hayward At The Rim 00:10

    Ilyasova Stuffs Hayward At The Rim

    Jan 22
    Milwaukee forward Ersan Ilyasova came up with a huge block on Utah forward Gordon Hayward.

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