Allow me to diverge a bit from my typical mission here at Torn By Sports and talk about the Jazz just a bit. Ever since the season ended, I’ve intended to sit down and write a post season recap, a free agency manifesto of sorts, or a draft preview. I’ve started and stopped several times as I’ve allowed the priorities of managing our BYU content as well as lie in general to get in the way. But the time is upon us and later today, the Utah Jazz take the first step in deciding the future of this franchise. Deciding on draft picks or deals tonight and over the next two weeks will shine an illuminating light upon Dennis Lindsay’s vision for the Utah Jazz.
As the draft has neared, many rumors have sprung up regarding the Jazz. Who should they draft? Will Al Jefferson or Paul Millsap be in Utah in 2013? Is it time to bring Jimmer-mania home? I’ve even got one of my own. But let’s look at this a piece at a time and you tell me what you think.
Looking at the Draft
For some time I’ve...