You're welcome, NBA: 5 former Jazzmen thriving with new teams

Published: Thursday, March 27 2014 12:08 p.m. MDT

Associated Press
The Utah Jazz said goodbye to five members last summer who are now thriving outside the Beehive State — Al Jefferson, Paul Millsap, DeMarre Carroll, Mo Williams and Jeff Hornacek. You’re welcome, Atlanta Hawks, Charlotte Bobcats, Phoenix Suns and Portland Trail Blazers. Here’s a quick look at how each of those former Jazzmen are doing with their new teams.
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Old Ricks Coach
Rexburg, ID

Very upset that we lost Milsap, Jefferson and Carroll. What has been gained with Kantor, Favors and Hayward? No chance for a playoff spot now or in the forseeable future, that's what. So many wanted players to be gone last year. Now the same people want this year's players to leave. Should have been happy to keep the above mentioned players.

Highland, UT

I'm all in for the youth movement. Not a fan of the 7th and 8th spot every year. I would rather have a couple of bad seasons and start over than live through another mediocre 8 seed season. Love the young guys and with a couple of pieces and more experience this will be a good basketball team. Go Jazz


The Jazz should have kept Milsap for veteran leadership alone much lest everything he brings in his game! Every year he has improved his game. The Jazz have no consistent leadership!!

Uncle Rico
Provo, UT

Millsap and Jefferson will not lead their team to a playoff series win in an easy Eastern Conference. Definitely never would have done it in the west.

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