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Devin Harris has been here before, but for how much longer will he be in Utah no one knows.
Over the last week – and even dating back as far as last June’s NBA Draft – Harris’ name has floated about in trade reports with the latest update coming early Friday morning that the Jazz are shopping the starting point guard they acquired last February from the New Jersey Nets in a package deal for Deron Williams.
Now it appears Harris could be on the move again with March 15th’s NBA trade deadline creeping up.
ESPN's Marc Stein reported Utah has been shopping Harris since the D-League showcase two weeks ago, a reminder that dates back to the 2011 draft when the Jazz used Harris as a bartering chip to no avail.
So why move a young point guard who could help anchor and develop an offense that includes Al Jefferson, Josh Howard, Paul Millsap and the rookie combination of Derrick Favors and Enes Kanter?
It comes down to three factors and even some possible destinations to consider.
BEST OF MAXIM
A major blunder by the Utah Jazz has left some of its fans angry. According to the Deseret News, all fans who entered a mobile app drawing for free tickets to the Jazz-Mavericks game last Thursday received a notification telling them they had won. The problem is that message was sent in error and only a certain number of the fans received the tickets.
Apparently a technical malfunction...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Paul Millsap scored 12 of his 26 points in the fourth quarter to power the Utah Jazz past the Minnesota Timberwolves 108-98 on Saturday night.
Matched up against Kevin Love, Millsap shot 6 of 7 in the final period on a variety of fallaway jumpers and shots at the rim to help the Jazz win for the ninth time in 11 games.
Ricky Rubio, who had 17 points and 11...
Here’s Utah Jazz guard C.J. Miles (You can see the very sexy model CJ Miles here) absolutely destroying most everyone who had a Dallas Mavericks jersey on.
Utah Jazz forward Derrick Favors has been fined $25,000 for throwing a ball into the stands during the third quarter of a 94-91 loss Thursday night against Dallas.
Jazz fall to Mavs, 94-91
By Brian T. Smith
The Salt Lake Tribune
Published Jan 19, 2012 11:52PM MDT
Jazz coach Tyrone Corbin wanted fight and he got it.
Utah just couldn’t deliver a tough victory.
Despite clawing back from an 11-point third-quarter deficit, the Jazz fell 94-91 to the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night at EnergySolutions Arena before a sellout crowd of 19...
Utah Jazz: Rodrigue Beaubois provides spark for Mavericks
By Tony Jones
The Salt Lake Tribune
Published Jan 20, 2012 12:12AM MDT
JJ Barea is gone, now a sparkplug for the Minnesota Timberwolves and merely a memory of a past championship for the Dallas Mavericks.
And who would’ve thought the Mavs, with all of their stars, with one of the best players in the world in Dirk...
Paul Millsap scored 12 of his 26 points in the fourth quarter to power the Utah Jazz past the Minnesota Timberwolves 108-98 on Saturday night. Matched up against Kevin Love, Millsap shot 6 of 7 in the final period on a variety of fallaway jumpers and shots at the rim to help the Jazz win for the ninth time in 11 games.
Jazz forward Derrick Favors has been fined $25,000 for throwing the ball into the stands during Thursday's loss to Dallas.
Jan 21, 9:00 PM | EnergySolutions Arena
Minnesota Timberwolves vs Utah Jazz Odds
The Jazz will look to boost their win total and cover the spread when the Timberwolves tip off at EnergySolutions Arena on Saturday in NBA play.
The Jazz bring a 9-5 record (8-6 ATS) to the battle against the 7-8 Timberwolves, who are 10-5 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen...