1 of 8 View 8 Items Eric Christian Smith, FR171023 AP Houston Rockets guard James Harden reacts after making a three-point basket late in the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz, Monday, Dec. 17, 2018, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith) Related Links 3 takeaways from the Utah Jazz's 102-97 loss to the Houston Rockets Derrick Favors reacts to Utah Jazz trade rumors involving Jabari Parker: I have fun with it HOUSTON — After overcoming an 18-point first half deficit, then another 13-point second half hole, the Utah Jazz made a late push against the Houston Rockets at the Toyota Center Monday night. Jazz center Rudy Gobert’s tip back made it 94-94 with 1:59 remaining in regulation, before reigning MVP James Harden took over. “Some things you put in your back pocket and late in the game you know that if you get those opportunities you capitalize on them, and so it’s a game within a … [Read more...] about James Harden drops 47 points to hand Utah Jazz fourth loss in last five games
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Eric Woodyard, Deseret News Derrick Favors talks with journalists after Jazz shootaround, Monday, Dec. 17, 2018. Related Links Heres what the Utah Jazz experienced in Mexico City during their trip that lasted less than 30 hours NBA Hall of Famer Spencer Haywood recounts lone season as Jazzman: We had a nice run HOUSTON — Derrick Favors enjoyed a good laugh on Monday morning with the Utah Jazz’s coaching staff ahead of shootaround at the Toyota Center. The trade rumors are now becoming funny to the longest-tenured Jazzman. So as news began to surface that the Jazz are among the teams reportedly interested in Chicago Bulls forward Jabari Parker, according to The Ringer’s Kevin O’Connor, Favors doesn’t think too deep about it although his name is linked to a potential deal. “I was telling one of the coaches, I could go back years and years ago and I can name each guy I was supposed to get traded for,” Favors said ahead of … [Read more...] about Derrick Favors reacts to Utah Jazz trade rumors involving Jabari Parker: ‘I have fun with it’
AP Houston Rockets guard James Harden, right, drives to the basket as Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Monday, Dec. 17, 2018, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith) Related Link Derrick Favors reacts to Utah Jazz trade rumors involving Jabari Parker: I have fun with it HOUSTON — The Utah Jazz got down big early and battled back but couldn’t overtake the Houston Rockets on Monday night, ultimately falling 102-97. Here are three takeaways from the game. — Rockets star guard James Harden was phenomenal, finishing with 47 points on 14-of-31 shooting, including Houston’s final eight points after the Jazz tied the game at 94 with 1:59 remaining. Comment on this story — The Jazz were very good defensively for the most part, although they couldn’t put things together on both ends of the floor until the fourth quarter. They scored just 37 points in the first half and then put up … [Read more...] about 3 takeaways from the Utah Jazz’s 102-97 loss to the Houston Rockets
1 of 3 View 3 Items Scott G Winterton Jae Crowder and Georges Niang laugh as they and the rest of the Utah Jazz team attend media day at the Zion's Back Practice Facility in Salt Lake city on Monday, Sept. 24, 2018. Related Links Jazz coach Snyder: Rumors he holds daily 3-hour practices are urban legend The Ex-factor: What kind of impact will Utah Jazz guard Dante Exum have in his 5th year? Brad Rock: Copycats will show up if Utah Jazz continue trajectory SALT LAKE CITY — One of the narratives surrounding the Utah Jazz heading into the 2018-19 season is that this squad is incredibly deep, with multiple quality players available at each position. As such, it could become an interesting game of math for coach Quin Snyder to determine who will be a regular part of his rotation and how much time each player will see the floor. There’s little chance he’ll be able to play all 15 guys on the roster regularly. Ten is likely a … [Read more...] about Examining what the Utah Jazz’s rotation might look like in the 2018-2019 season
With Kemba Walker set to hit free agency next summer, and with the Hornets once again expected to be on the outside looking in for a playoff spot, expect Charlotte to explore trade possibilities ahead of next February’s trade deadline. The following is the latest info on Kemba Walker Knicks Jazz NBA Trade Rumors with the Pistons and Bucks looking as well.Mitch Kupchak cannot let Walker walk out the door without getting anything in return, so if the Hornets get off to a mediocre start to the 2018-19 season the trade rumors are going to heat up. Kupchak hasn’t exactly been enamored with the prospect of building a championship team around Walker, but both parties are saying all the right things for now. Last week Walker told the Hartford Courant that he is committed to the Hornets and that he doesn’t have his eye on the Knicks. Having grown up in the Bronx and having played many big college games at Madison Square Garden while at UConn Walker has consistently been … [Read more...] about Kemba Walker Knicks Jazz NBA Trade Rumors: Pistons Bucks too?