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Salt City Hoops Saturday Show – Analyzing the Biedrins/Jefferso…

Salt City Hoops Saturday Show – Analyzing the Biedrins/Jefferson/Rush Deal

saltcityhoops.com Updated Jul 9, 2013
On this week’s show, Andy Larsen and Ben Gaines analyze the big trade with the Golden State Warriors, in which the Warriors sent Biedrins, Jefferson, Rush, two first rounders, and two second rounders to the Jazz in exchange for Kevin Murphy. There were …
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  • Utah Jazz: Burks prepares for bigger role in third year

    Utah Jazz: Burks prepares for bigger role in third year

    sltrib.com Jul 9, 2013
    Orlando, Fla. • As a second-year Utah Jazz guard, Alec Burks was burdened by discontentment and questions of just what was expected of him. “Sometimes I wouldn’t play,” he said Tuesday. “Sometimes I’d play 35 minutes, maybe I’d be at the 1, maybe I’d be…
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  • Kragthorpe: Celtics, Jazz on parallel rebuilding tracks

    Kragthorpe: Celtics, Jazz on parallel rebuilding tracks

    sltrib.com Jul 9, 2013
    Brad Stevens coached the Jazz’s Gordon Hayward in college and is unbeaten at EnergySolutions Arena. Those are sufficient Utah ties to make Stevens’ hiring by the Boston Celtics as intriguing to me as any development in the NBA this summer. Well, maybe i…
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  • Monson: Don’t worry about the Jazz — even if they stink

    Monson: Don’t worry about the Jazz — even if they stink

    sltrib.com Jul 9, 2013
    For Jazz fans worried about what in the name of bad basketball Dennis Lindsey is doing, here’s a bit of advice: Don’t. There’s no guarantee the road the Jazz are now traveling will lead them to real contention, but one thing is certain. The old path did…
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  • Video - Randy Foye Headed To Nuggets 02:29

    Randy Foye Headed To Nuggets

    Jul 9
    ESPN NBA insider Kevin Pelton breaks down the sign-and-trade deals that will send Randy Foye to the Nuggets and Andre Iguodala to the Warriors.

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  • Lakers top luxury tax list at nearly $30 million

    Jul 10
    Six NBA teams have been billed for luxury-tax payments they owe for last season's payrolls, according to official league figures obtained by ESPN.com on Tuesday night. And the heftiest, not surprisingly, belongs to the Lakers.
  • Los Angeles Lakers hit with luxury tax of over $29 million

    Jul 10
    Six NBA teams have been billed for luxury-tax payments they owe for last season's payrolls, according to official league figures obtained by ESPN.com on Tuesday night. And the heftiest, not surprisingly, belongs to the Lakers.
  • Tyler Hansbrough close to deal with Toronto Raptors - sources

    Jul 9
    The Toronto Raptors are close to finalizing a multi-year deal with free-agent forward Tyler Hansbrough, according to sources with knowledge of the talks.
  • Tyler Hansbrough has deal with Toronto Raptors - source

    Jul 9
    The Toronto Raptors are close to finalizing a multi-year deal with free-agent forward Tyler Hansbrough, according to sources with knowledge of the talks.