Mag NBA preview: Jazz

Originally Published: October 25, 2013
By Kevin Pelton | ESPN The Magazine

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AFTER A 43-39 season, Utah had two decent free agent bigs in Al Jefferson and Paul Millsap, giving the Jazz the choice to stock up on talent or blow up the roster. They chose Option B. Out went Jefferson and Millsap, along with guards Mo Williams and Randy Foye, creating space for 22-year-old Derrick Favors and 21-year-old Enes Kanter (each with a PER above 17), along with 23-year-old wing Gordon Hayward, who shoots 41.5% from deep. Now that's a Ute movement.

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