Found October 09, 2013 on NESN.com:
Each day this week, NESN.com will take a look at a team that is virtually assured of having a worse record than the Celtics this season — thereby standing in the way of Boston landing the No. 1 overall pick in next year’s NBA draft. We continue with No. 4 on our list of lottery ballhogs: the Utah Jazz. John Stockton occasionally makes appearances in Salt Lake City, looking like he could lace up his plain, white sneakers and run a few dozen pick and rolls even today. It says a lot about the Utah Jazz’s recent luck with point guards that they wouldn’t have kicked the 51-year-old off the court if he had. For the first time in three years, the Jazz believe they actually have a suitable replacement for Stockton’s old position. General manager Dennis Lindsey traded up in the June draft to nab Michigan point man Trey Burke, filling the one remaining spot in Utah’s projected long-term starting lineup that wasn’t already filled with a youngish piece. Enes Kanter, Derrick Favors, Gordon Haywa...
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