Utah Jazz In Search of New Identity This Off-Season

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Like we are currently seeing in the NFL, the 2011 NBA off-season is up in the air with a lockout looming.  Free agency could be delayed and completely restructured depending on the new agreement reached by the owners and players.  Still, The Sports Bank continues to break down all thirty NBA teams to see what areas they need to address in the off-season.  The Utah Jazz begin a new era this off-season without long-time head coach Jerry Sloan and superstar point guard Deron Williams.

By: David Kay

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Fake Devin Harris Twitter Account Spreads Trade Rumor to Blazers

Devin Harris

A fake Devin Harris twitter account spread a rumor that the newest member of the Utah Jazz was being traded to the Portland Blazers for Wesley Matthews.  Damn social media!!!
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Cavs Trade Mo Williams to Clippers for Baron Davis

baron davis trade

This is not a very early April Fool’s joke.  According to multiple reports, the Cleveland Cavaliers and Los Angeles Clippers are swapping points guard Mo Williams and Baron Davis.  This is an insanely idiotic deal for the Cavs but a brilliant move for the Clips.  You read that right, the Los Angeles Clippers basketball franchise just made a tremendous trade.

By: David Kay

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Utah Jazz Made Wise Decision in Dealing Deron Williams to Nets

Deron Williams Nets

After failing on their attempt to lure Carmelo Anthony to New Jersey, the Nets moved quickly to plan B by acquiring Deron Williams from the Utah Jazz in exchange for Devin Harris, Derrick Favors, a 2011 first round pick, a conditional future first rounder.  For Utah, the time was now to deal D-Will while new Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov finally lands the superstar he has coveted since taking control of the franchise, but certainly not the best point guard in the NBA.

By: David Kay
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Trade to Nets Proves Deron Williams is NOT the NBA’s Best PG

For the last few seasons there has been a lively debate about the best point guard in the NBA. Prior to this season the discussion was mainly between Chris Paul and Deron Williams (Derrick Rose is now in the conversation). Now that Deron Williams has been traded to the New Jersey Nets for Devin Harris, Derrick Favors and two first round picks, it’s safe to say that the debate is over.

Deron Williams is definitely not the best point guard in the NBA.

By Peter Christian
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Utah Sends Deron Williams to Nets in Exchange for Devin Harris, Derrick Favors

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To quote the famous Ronald Reagan campaign ad “it’s morning in America.” And this morning all of America’s die-hard NBA fans woke up to the announcement of a blockbuster NBA trade. The “Deron Williams deal,” is the huge deal everyone was expecting as the trade deadline approached, and it’s now a new morning in Deron Williams’ career.

The deal is done. Utah receives New Jersey Nets guard Devin Harris and Derrick Favors, who they selected with their lottery pick this season. The Jazz also get….

By Paul M. Banks

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