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Purple and Blue 2 hours ago

NBA free agency rumors: Utah Jazz frontrunners to land Milos Teodosic

NBA free agency tips off on July 1; the Utah Jazz may lead the race to land EuroLeague star Milos Teodosic once the frenzy begins. As part of their bid to keep 2017 All-Star Gordon Hayward with the franchise, the Utah Jazz are also looking to shore up their point guard position. Although he’s probably […] NBA free agency rumors: Utah Jazz frontrunners to land Milos Teodosic - Purple and Blues - Purple and Blues - A Utah Jazz Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Boston Herald 9 hours ago
Top targets on NBA free agent market

Top targets on NBA free agent market

The free agent market is about to open, and as usual Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge and coach Brad Stevens will be hitting dial at midnight on Saturday.Here’s where they will start:GORDON HAYWARDUtah Jazz, small forwardHayward’s history with Brad Stevens always has been the starting point for those who believe the multi-skilled Jazz forward eventually would become a Celtic. But perhaps he won’t be so easy to extract from the team that holds his Larry Bird rights, with the additional money that entails. Hayward seems to enjoy life out west. He’s built a home for...
Hot Hot Hoops Jun 24, 2017
Bleacherreport predicts Hayward to Miami

Bleacherreport predicts Hayward to Miami

Winner of The Gordon Hayward Sweepstakes will be the Miami Heat according to Bleacherreport The bleacherreport.com article, Latest Rumors and Predictions for Gordon Hayward and More, concludes Gordon Hayward being in a Miami Heat uniform this coming season. Smart money might suggest the Heat. Utah is a quality team mired in a wild conference and Boston seems to have a bit of a logjam at Hayward's position, not to mention an apparent hesitancy to make big moves. Miami has the weather, Whiteside and Riley going for it, with one superstar arrival away from making it a serious contender in the...
SLC Dunk Jun 24, 2017
The SLC Punks Podcast: Episode 2

The SLC Punks Podcast: Episode 2

Utah Jazz draft analysis, Jimmy Butler traded to the Wolves and Gordon Hayward free agency On the second episode of The SLC Punks Podcast we have our quick reactions to the Utah Jazz’s moves at NBA Draft, how all these moves affect Gordon Hayward, how the Minnesota Timberwolves are poised to go from pesky to ferocious, and things to watch for at Utah Jazz Summer League. 0:00 - Reaction to the Utah Jazz trading up for Donovan Mitchell 6:19 - How does the pick for Donovan Mitchell affects Gordon Hayward’s free agency? 7:30 - How would Donovan Mitchell fit in Utah if Gordon Hayward...
SLC Dunk Jun 23, 2017
Dennis Lindsey proved that he's the best GM in the NBA at the 2017 NBA Draft

Dennis Lindsey proved that he's the best GM in the NBA at the 2017 NBA Draft

He stole Denver’s Nuggets So much was at stake for Dennis Lindsey, general manager of the Utah Jazz, at the NBA draft. He had specific players out of his range that he wanted to go after, but he also has to prove to Gordon Hayward he's not giving up on resigning him in NBA free agency. Getting Donovan Mitchell without giving up any veteran players was a masterful move and a major reason Dennis Lindsey is the best GM in the NBA and deserving of Executive of the Year.
Deseret Morning News Jun 23, 2017
What hometown papers say about Utah Jazz draft picks

What hometown papers say about Utah Jazz draft picks

Local outlets talked about some of the strengths and weaknesses of the Utah Jazz's 2017 NBA draft choices.
SLC Dunk Jun 23, 2017
Rumor: Celtics could trade for George if Hayward signs, Amar could turn into a dinosaur too.

Rumor: Celtics could trade for George if Hayward signs, Amar could turn into a dinosaur too.

Sources say Paul George and Gordon Hayward could team up in Boston According to unnamed sources, the Boston Celtics are on their way to their next superteam and future championship. Many basketball Hall of Famers are from this franchise, and no team has won more rings in the league. Objectively, the Boston Celtics are the best that ever was, and ever will be. And if unnamed sources are to be believed it’s clear that the Celtics are forming the next great Celtics dynasty around Isaiah Thomas, Gordon Hayward, and Paul George. (You know, move over Larry Bird, Kevin McHale, and Robert...
CSN New England Jun 23, 2017

Danny Ainge on his son Tanner Ainge running for Congress in Utah, influencing Gordon Hayward

Danny Ainge talks with Toucher & Rich about his son Tanner running for Congress in Utah, and his attempts to sway Jazz forward Gordon Hayward to stay and not join the Celtics via free-agency.
Sports Illustrated Jun 23, 2017

2017 NBA Free Agency Primer: The Craziest Part Of The Calendar

We'll learn a lot about players like Gordon Hayward and Blake Griffin when free agency hits.
Purple and Blue Jun 22, 2017

Draft-day rumors: Utah Jazz talking with T-Wolves about Ricky Rubio trade

Previously linked to Patrick Beverley, the Utah Jazz are said to have had conversations with the Minnesota Timberwolves on Ricky Rubio as they work to solidify the point guard spot. Although Gordon Hayward is the key to the biggest offseason in Utah Jazz history, the point guard position remains of huge concern for the franchise. With […] Draft-day rumors: Utah Jazz talking with T-Wolves about Ricky Rubio trade - Purple and Blues - Purple and Blues - A Utah Jazz Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Purple and Blue Jun 22, 2017

Utah Jazz Rumors: George Hill, San Antonio Spurs have mutual interest

Some emerging reports have indicated that Utah Jazz free agent point guard George Hill and the San Antonio Spurs may have mutual interest. Although Gordon Hayward’s impending free agency has largely stolen the majority of the attention in regards to the Utah Jazz offseason, the organization is faced with another tough situation in free agent […] Utah Jazz Rumors: George Hill, San Antonio Spurs have mutual interest - Purple and Blues - Purple and Blues - A Utah Jazz Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
SLC Dunk Jun 22, 2017
NBA Rumors: Why Houston’s Patrick Beverley is a great fit for Utah

NBA Rumors: Why Houston’s Patrick Beverley is a great fit for Utah

The Utah Jazz would hit the jackpot if they were to trade for Patrick Beverley. 5.9. Five point 9 wins. That is what Utah is looking to replace in the offseason to show Gordon Hayward that they are serious about contending. 5.9 wins is what George Hill provided for the Utah Jazz. With George Hill and the Utah Jazz unable to come to an extension last year, the Utah Jazz will enter the offseason a point guard short of a convincing offer to Gordon Hayward. Which is why the Utah Jazz would be wise to trade for Patrick Beverley. The 28 year old point Houston guard provided the Rockets with 5.3...
Purple and Blue Jun 21, 2017

Utah Jazz rumors: Team has explored acquiring Rockets PG Patrick Beverley

The Utah Jazz are facing uncertainty at the point guard position this offseason, but have been linked to Houston Rockets’ PG Patrick Beverley, a possible solution. Although the top issue facing the Utah Jazz this summer is Gordon Hayward’s free agency, the team has big questions on the guard line as well. With George Hill also […] Utah Jazz rumors: Team has explored acquiring Rockets PG Patrick Beverley - Purple and Blues - Purple and Blues - A Utah Jazz Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Purple and Blue Jun 21, 2017

Utah Jazz: Tanner Ainge, son of Celtics GM Danny Ainge, wants Hayward to stay

According to a recent interview with Utah congressional candidate Tanner Ainge, he’d prefer if Gordon Hayward stayed with the Utah Jazz this offseason rather than join his father in Boston. Blood runs thicker than water, or so the saying goes. But apparently when politics are involved, that mantra no longer holds true. Or at least that […] Utah Jazz: Tanner Ainge, son of Celtics GM Danny Ainge, wants Hayward to stay - Purple and Blues - Purple and Blues - A Utah Jazz Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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