With the trade deadline just 2 weeks away, the Utah Jazz are expected to trade one of their two big men, and soon-to-be unrestricted free agents, Al Jefferson (17.1 ppg, 9.5 rpg) and Paul Millsap (14.9 ppg, 7.4 rpg). If they don’t make a move before the deadline, they’ll risk losing both for nothing come free agency. Well – there shouldn’t be a lack of interest in the two, and there isn’t. According to Chris Sheridan, the Spurs are interested in landing the 6’10 center via trade.
According to Chris Sheridan, Sheridan Hoops:
Here is the latest they are telling me: The San Antonio Spurs are the front-runners to land Al Jefferson in a trade with the Utah Jazz – and they are frontrunners like Secretariat was in the 1973 Belmont Stakes…
“Those teams are practically incestuous, they are on such good terms internally,” one NBA source told me Wednesday.