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Set to become a restricted free agent following the upcoming season, the Utah Jazz and shooting guard Gordon Hayward are negotiating a contract extension. The 23-year-old Hayward signed a four-year deal worth roughly $11 million after being taken ninth overall out of Butler in 2010. Finally expected to start for the Jazz, the 6-foot-8, 210 pound Hayward is destined to become a standout musician on the hardwood at the EnergySolutions Arena. Averaging 14.1 points, 3.0 assists and 3.1 rebounds over 72 games off the bench during the 2012-2013 campaign, Hayward’s numbers will inflate thanks to the recent departures of Al … Continue reading →
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Dennis Lindsey confirmed on a radio show that the Utah Jazz are having ongoing discussions to reach contract extensions with Gordon Hayward and Derrick Favors.
The Jazz's preference is to extend both players' deals this offseason, but they are willing to let the market dictate the price.
If they are not able to sign extensions, Hayward and Favors both are expected to become...
Travis Leslie has signed with French team JSF Nanterre, the club announced on Saturday.
Leslie played 10 games for the Los Angeles Clippers two seasons ago and spent time on the Utah Jazz's roster last season.
Leslie was the No. 47 pick in the 2011 draft.
The Utah Jazz have promoted David Fredman to director of pro player personnel and Richard Smith to executive director of basketball operations.
In addition, the Jazz hired Bart Taylor as coordinator of scouting and Isaiah Wright as assistant strength and conditioning coach.
Taylor interned with the San Antonio Spurs when Dennis Lindsey was with that organization.
For local radio sports, we have a Big 3 for sports stations. 1280 is the Jazz flagship and therefore king, and there’s also 1320 and 700, which give more national than local.
For 13 hours a day, 1280 is all local, so aside from being the home of the Jazz, they have that local appeal. 1320 has one local show in their weekday line-up; same with 700.
1280 THE ZONE (http://www.1280thezone...