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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida - Giannis Antetokounmpo was voted NBA Defensive Player of the Year on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time), becoming the fifth player to win that award and MVP in a career.The Milwaukee Bucks All-Star, who was MVP last year ...
Aug 26, 2020
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida - Anthony Davis had 42 points and 12 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Lakers clinched the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference playoffs by beating the Utah Jazz, 116-108, on Monday night (Tuesday, Manila time).The Lakers ( ...
Aug 4, 2020
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - Rudy Gobert sank two free throws with 6.9 seconds left to cap a 14-point, 12-rebound and three-block performance, giving the Utah Jazz a 106-104 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans in the first ...
Jul 31, 2020
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RUDY Gobert and the Utah Jazz got another big lift ahead of the NBA restart as they overcame the Brooklyn Nets, 112-107, in a tuneup game on Monday in Florida (Tuesday, Manila time).Gobert scored 20 as the Jazz, who dropped ...
Jul 28, 2020
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THE Utah Jazz had plenty on their plate over the hiatus.Turns out, Rudy Gobert makes a mean coconut chicken and Donovan Mitchell a tender seasoned duck. Many members of the Jazz swapped the court for the kitchen over the down time ...
Jul 24, 2020
You can now stop with the Rudy Gobert and Donovan Mitchell trade rumors.During a Zoom call Tuesday with media, Utah Jazz executive vice president of basketball operations Dennis Lindsey sounded confident about the relationship between their two franchise players after both ...
May 7, 2020
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THE NBA says some players can voluntarily return to their team practice facilities starting on Friday (Saturday, Manila time, with some very specific conditions and only in places where local and state governments have signed off on such openings.It's ...
May 7, 2020
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MIAMI - The NBA has pushed back the possible reopening date of some team practice facilities for at least a week until May 8 at the earliest, saying on Monday (Tuesday, Manila time)the extra time was needed in part to make sure ...
Apr 28, 2020
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THE Utah Jazz have laid off workers, becoming the first NBA team to dismiss staff due to the coronavirus pandemic.A still undetermined number of non-basketball staff have been laid off, according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, while other employees saw ...
Apr 4, 2020
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RUDY Gobert, Donovan Mitchell and the rest of the Utah Jazz have been cleared by the Utah Department of Health two weeks after being tested for coronavirus.Gobert was the first NBA player to test positive for COVID-19, followed by Mitchell. ...
Mar 28, 2020
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IT has been just one week.That's all. Just one full week since Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert tested positive for COVID-19, just one full week since the NBA became the first of the North American pro sports leagues ...
Mar 20, 2020
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CHICAGO - While the rest of the world is scrambling to acquire testing kits for the dreaded coronavirus pandemic, NBA players don't seem to have any problem getting tested at all.And the perceived inequality has sparked outrage among the common ...
Mar 18, 2020
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ALL-STAR guard Donovan Mitchell of the Utah Jazz said he showed no symptoms of being sick before testing positive for the coronavirus, and he continues to have no signs of illness since going into isolation.Mitchell, speaking to ABC's "Good ...
Mar 16, 2020
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CHRISTIAN Wood of the Detroit Pistons has tested positive for the coronavirus, a person with direct knowledge of the situation said on Saturday night (Sunday, Manila time).Wood is feeling fine, according to the person who spoke to The Associated Press on ...
Mar 15, 2020
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RUDY Gobert of the Utah Jazz offered the first of what he said will be "many steps" he will take to help with the coronavirus pandemic, pledging on Saturday (Sunday, Manila time) to donate more than $500,000 to relief efforts.Gobert, ...
Mar 15, 2020
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THE Toronto Raptors say all members of their travel party - players, coaches, staff - have tested negative for the coronavirus, with one result still pending on Friday (Saturday, Manila time).The Raptors were tested in Toronto on Wednesday night, two nights after they ...
Mar 14, 2020
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CHICAGO - Mike Clarkson doesn't rattle easy. He is a sturdy military man who has weathered many life storms including a health scare not long ago.But when news broke that Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert tested positive for coronavirus, Mike ...
Mar 13, 2020
FOLLOWING reports of NBA All-Stars Rudy Gobert and Donovan Mitchell testing positive for coronavirus, fans understandably expressed concerns about the health of their Utah Jazz teammates.One of those players is Fil-Am guard Jordan Clarkson, who took to social media ...
Mar 13, 2020
The NBA's so-called "patient zero" hasn't just been getting handsy with reporters' mics.A tweet from ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski alleges that Rudy Gobert had also been "careless" inside the locker room, with Jazz sources ...
Mar 13, 2020
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DONOVAN Mitchell of the Utah Jazz confirmed Thursday that he tested positive for the coronavirus, saying that he is personally dealing with the pandemic that has temporarily shut down the NBA and other major sports leagues.Later, Jazz teammate Rudy Gobert - the ...
Mar 13, 2020
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