It’s been over two weeks since the 2023 NBA Draft has since passed, meaning we’ve gotten increasingly more information on how the night went down. As showcased in KSL Sports’ interview with the Jazz owner, Ryan Smith’s prospect rankings did not fall too far off course on draft night.
The Utah Jazz continue to trend in the right direction. Thanks to a patient and calculating front office, the Jazz are positioned to make upgrades when and where they see fit. Jeremiah Jensen of KSL Sports took note when he joined ESPN 700's The Bill Riley Show.
The Utah Jazz imposed their will against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night and hailed victorious 108-96 in Las Vegas Summer League action. The Jazz were again led by the stellar play of rookie sensation Keyonte George, as he flashed Summer League MVP-caliber statistics.
Keyonte George proved during his Monday night game vs. the Minnesota Timberwolves that his first Summer League performance in Vegas was not a fluke. He put up a new stat line consisting of 26 points, seven assists, and three rebounds on the way to a 108-96 win for the Utah Jazz.
Utah Jazz fans may want to get their 2023 NBA Rookie of the Year bets in early this year. FanDuel currently has Keyonte George as an 80-1 shot of taking home the Wilt Chamberlin Trophy this upcoming season.
The Utah Jazz are still trying to shake the injury bug, with a pair of first-round picks missing another Summer League game. Taylor Hendricks (hamstring) and Brice Sensabaugh (knee) will be absent for the fifth straight game in Monday night's tilt vs.
After a roller coaster of a season, Utah cashed in on Baylor’s Keyonte George with the No. 16 pick in the 2023 NBA Draft. Just a few weeks after his his future in Utah was revealed, George made his debut in the Jazz’s threads at the Salt Lake City Summer League event.
The Philadelphia 76ers just had to play spoiler to the Utah Jazz’s attempted acquisition of Paul Reed, matching his 3-year, $24 million offer sheet. He will now return to Philly for at least one more season, and maybe more, depending on how his incentives play out on his contract.
There will be no “BBall Paul” in Utah The Philadelphia 76ers have matched the 3-year, $23 million offer the Utah Jazz made to Paul Reed. For now, this contract will take Philadelphia into the luxury tax, leading many to believe they wouldn't match it.
The NBA Summer League starts in Vegas on Friday, July 7th, but the California Classic, hosted by the Sacramento Kings, and the Salt Lake City Summer League, hosted by the Utah Jazz, are already underway.
Jordan Clarkson and the Utah Jazz are discussing a three-year extension, according to NBA insider Marc Stein. Clarkson picked up his $14.3 million 2023-24 player option with the Jazz on June 29 instead of testing free agency.