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Feb 24, 2017
numberFire
At first glance, a matchup against the Milwaukee Bucks isn't anything to get excited about for Rudy Gobert, but he has unique upside on Friday.
Deseret Morning News 12 hours ago
Gobert would have played more defense at All-Star Game by 'just standing there'

Gobert would have played more defense at All-Star Game by 'just standing there'

Jazz center Rudy Gobert spent the All-Star Break relaxing in Mexico and watched part of the game. He said if he'd played, he...
Boston Herald 14 hours ago
Hayward, Jazz take charge in lane to beat Bucks 109-95

Hayward, Jazz take charge in lane to beat Bucks 109-95

MILWAUKEE — Gordon Hayward scored 29 points, Derrick Favors added 19 and the Utah Jazz beat the Milwaukee Bucks 109-95 on Friday night, dominating the paint in their first game back from the All-Star break.Hayward finished 11 of 17 from the field, breaking free for short, open jumpers or dunks. The 6-foot-10 Favors shot 9 of 14, often going strong to the hoop.Center Rudy Gobert had 15 points and 16 rebounds for Utah, which held a 52-34 edge on points in the paint. The Jazz led by 13 at halftime, with the Bucks rarely trimming the lead to single digits.This was just the way Utah hoped to...
Brew Hoop 17 hours ago
Bucks vs. Jazz Game Thread

Bucks vs. Jazz Game Thread

Milwaukee takes on Utah in the first game back from All-Star Break The Milwaukee Bucks are finally back in action after not playing since last Wednesday’s victory over the Brooklyn Nets. They take on the Utah Jazz tonight, who you may recall trounced them 104-88 several weeks ago. Milwaukee is running with the same starting lineup they used before the All-Star Break, meaning Thon should have plenty of time to do battle with Rudy Gobert tonight. Peruse today’s preview for a detailed breakdown of the matchup and here’s the basic game information for tonight. Tipoff is at 7:00 PM. ...
SLC Dunk 19 hours ago
Utah Jazz vs Milwaukee Bucks Overtone: Two young cores trying to stay healthy

Utah Jazz vs Milwaukee Bucks Overtone: Two young cores trying to stay healthy

Neither team can catch a break ... erm .. I mean stay healthy... The Utah Jazz (35-22) are in Milwaukee to face the Bucks (25-30) tonight. The Jazz are back from the all star break after some much needed R&R. Charged up A post shared by Rudy Gobert (@rudygobert27) on Feb 21, 2017 at 12:14pm PST ☀️ A post shared by Raul Neto (@raulneto08) on Feb 18, 2017 at 2:55pm PST A post shared by |•MissSamanthaG•|❤️ (@samgarcia_3) on Feb 18, 2017 at 1:10pm PST I’m happy to see all the pictures of players resting on beautiful beaches and I’m not going to whine...
numberFire Feb 24, 2017
3 Under-the-Radar Daily Fantasy Basketball Plays for 2/24/17

3 Under-the-Radar Daily Fantasy Basketball Plays for 2/24/17

At first glance, a matchup against the Milwaukee Bucks isn't anything to get excited about for Rudy Gobert, but he has unique upside on Friday.
Sun Herald Feb 21, 2017

Lean on me: International NBA players supporting each other

Boris Diaw arrived at his favorite Salt Lake City coffeehouse expecting to meet fellow Frenchman Rudy Gobert, and just smirked when told Gobert was running late. The two have a …
FOX Sports Feb 21, 2017
Lean on me: International NBA players supporting each other

Lean on me: International NBA players supporting each other

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) Boris Diaw arrived at his favorite Salt Lake City coffeehouse expecting to meet fellow Frenchman Rudy Gobert, and just smirked when told Gobert was running late.
SLC Dunk Feb 17, 2017
Rudy Gobert: Demon Hunter

Rudy Gobert: Demon Hunter

Rudy has discovered an ancient demon fighting magic ... Swirology One of my favorite fantasy (fantasy is a funny word for true things) novels is called the Warded Man by Peter Brett. In it there is a man who discovers symbols that protect him from demons. Eventually, he finds that when he tattoos the symbols directly onto his body, he becomes invincible to any demon who attacks him. I couldn’t help but think that the symbols on the Warded man are somewhat similar to what Rudy Gobert is using in his hair. Some may say, “James, you teletubby looking ginger, this is bunk.”...
Salt Lake Tribune Feb 16, 2017

Utah Jazz: At all-star break, Jazz need to rest and regroup for final push in playoff race

With a victory in hand and a week of vacation ahead, Rudy Gobert sat at his locker, patted his chest and announced his vacation plans with a smile. Im going to swim, he said. I need some sun. The Jazz locker room cleared out quickly following Wednesday nights win over the Portland Trail Blazers, with players headed off to tropical destinations, home to be with family, or preparing for basketballs biggest party this weekend in New Orleans. And even the busiest of Jazzmen were ready for the...
Los Angeles Times Feb 14, 2017

Five takeaways from the Clippers' 88-72 victory over the Utah Jazz

There was a sequence at the very beginning of the game that demonstrated just how engaged Clippers center DeAndre Jordan was going to be. Jordan blocked a shot by Utah center Rudy Gobert on the Jazz’s third possession of the game, then sprinted down court, got deep position on Gobert and demanded...
Deseret Morning News Feb 13, 2017

Jazz struggle to score, fall 88-72

SALT LAKE CITY — Neither team lit up the scoreboard, but the Clippers prevailed over the Jazz 88-72 Monday. The Jazz struggled to score, shooting just 32.3 percent on 28-for-87 attempts. Gordon Hayward was held to just seven points on 2-of-12 shooting. Next up for the Jazz is Portland, at home on Wednesday before the All-Star break. Numbers • In the third quarter, the Clippers went 13-for-20 for 65 percent shooting. In contrast, the Jazz shot 30.4 percent on 7-for-23 shooting. • Rudy Gobert registered a double-double with 10 points and 14...
FOX Sports Feb 13, 2017
LA Clippers vs. Utah Jazz Preview: DeAndre Jordan vs Rudy Gobert

LA Clippers vs. Utah Jazz Preview: DeAndre Jordan vs Rudy Gobert

In their penultimate game beforethe NBA's All Star Break, the Clippers (33-21) travel to Salt Lake City to take on Gordon Haywardand the Utah Jazz (34-21). Can Lob City close out the road trip with win?With avictory, the Clippers wouldleapfrog the Jazzand climb to fourth place in the Wester...
Deseret Morning News Feb 13, 2017
Utah Jazz matchup to watch: Rudy Gobert vs. DeAndre Jordan

Utah Jazz matchup to watch: Rudy Gobert vs. DeAndre Jordan

A look at the important center matchup between Clippers' all-star DeAndre Jordan and Rudy Gobert.
CSN New England Feb 11, 2017

Isaiah Thomas' plan vs. 7-foot-1 Rudy Gobert? 'Just attack him'

The 115 points scored by Boston was the most allowed by the Jazz this season, a point total fueled in large part by the play of Isaiah Thomas.
numberFire Feb 11, 2017
NBA Daily Fantasy Helper: Saturday 2/11/17

NBA Daily Fantasy Helper: Saturday 2/11/17

Rudy Gobert draws a great matchup tonight against a Boston team that struggles on the glass. Who else should you target in NBA DFS?

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