The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has signed center Rudy Gobert to a multi-year contract extension. Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released.
The 24-year-old Gobert (7-1, 245, France) is currently in his fourth NBA campaign, all with the Jazz, and through the first three games of 2016-17 has posted two double-doubles while averaging 11.0 points, a team-leading 12.0 rebounds and 2.7 blocks, along with 2.0 assists while shooting .550 (11-20) in 32.7 minutes.
Sources: 76ers’ Ownership Want Mike D’Antoni as Next Head Coach
Sources have been saying for weeks that the job is [Mike] D’Antoni’s to turn down. They say he’s the guy the ownership group wants. One source even said the 69-year-old would have to bomb his interview with the Sixers owners not to be offered the job.
Sources: Jerami Grant Expected to Decline Player Option
Jerami Grant wants to be back with the Denver Nuggets next season. Whether that happens may be up to Nuggets president of basketball operations Tim Connelly.
Grant, who is expected to opt out of his player option, according to a league source, made himself invaluable throughout the Nuggets’ postseason run. When the Nuggets traded a first-round pick last summer for Grant, they hoped he’d provide the defensive versatility that he ultimately did.
Source: Mike Singer of the Denver Post
Sources: Dell Demps to Join Jazz Coaching Staff
Former New Orleans Pelicans general manager Dell Demps has agreed to join the Utah Jazz as an assistant coach, reuniting with Quin Snyder, sources tell ESPN.
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