Utah Jazz Rumors
“Right before I got my ankle injury, I felt the most confidence I’ve ever had,” Exum said. “I was playing well. I felt like I was with the team and knew what everyone was thinking. It clicked in my head that I can do this. I can be a great player.” Exum returned for three games in mid-March before he suffered another season-ending injury. “It’s been the toughest road for me,” he said. “I’m not going to lie. Going through this—this was definitely the hardest one. But I felt like I’ve dealt with it the best.”
So far, Matt Mooney has worked out for two NBA teams: the Utah Jazz and Atlanta Hawks. He also has multiple workouts lined up for the future with teams that include: the Phoenix Suns, Minnesota Timberwolves, Houston Rockets, Cleveland Cavaliers, Oklahoma City Thunder, Detroit Pistons, and the Miami Heat.
Donovan Mitchell still likes to show off on the diamond now and then. On Wednesday, the star guard was at Citi Field, taking batting practice with the New York Mets—and he came inches away from sending one out of the park.
Eric Woodyard: Jazz center Rudy Gobert on being named to All-Defensive First Team for 3rd straight year: “Always an honor. I don’t take it for granted, and I see it as reward of what we do as a team. None of that is possible without the work of my teammates and the coaching staff.”