Rudy Gobert

Height: 7' 1"
Weight: 250
College: None
Birth Place: Saint-Quentin, France
Draft: 2013 1st round (27th pick) by the
  • Sixers guard J.J. Redick: 'No joy' in the way Clippers played last season
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    Sixers guard J.J. Redick: 'No joy' in the way Clippers played last season

    The Los Angeles Clippers again ran into injury problems in the playoffs last season, losing to the Utah Jazz in the first round without Blake Griffin, who suffered a toe injury and missed the final four games of the series. In the months since, the Clippers have taken on a new look, trading point guard Chris Paul to the Rockets and seeing free agent shooting guard J.J. Redick sign with the Philadelphia 76ers. While the Clippers weren't in a position to match the Sixers' one-year, $23 million offer, Redick said in the Uninterrupted documentary, "The Process," that it was more than a financial decision. "It's s----y to say this, but I think I've had a loss of joy. I look at our team and how we

  • Jazz Sign Ekpe Udoh

    Jazz Sign Ekpe Udoh

    The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has signed forward/center Ekpe Udoh (pronounced EPP-ay You-Doe) to a multi-year contract. Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released.  Standing 6-10 with a 7-foot-4½-inch wingspan, Udoh (6-10, 245, Baylor) enters his first season with the Jazz, after a successful stint with Fenerbahce Ulker (Turkey) from 2015-17. During the 2016-17 season, he appeared in 61 games (47 starts) in the Euroleague and Turkish Basketball Super League, averaging 11.1 points, 6.9 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.9 blocks in 29.4 minutes per game. Udoh led Fenerbahce to their first ever Euroleague title and was named Final Four MVP. He averaged 14.0 points, 10.5 rebounds,

  • USA Today

    AP source: Justin Zanik, David Morway join Jazz front office

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A person with knowledge of the situation says the Utah Jazz have reached agreements with Justin Zanik and David Morway to join the front office. Zanik returns to the Jazz after serving as assistant general manager from 2012-16, the person told The Associated Press on Friday. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the decisions had not been formally announced. Zanik, a former agent, had been hired as assistant general manager with the Milwaukee Bucks and was expected to succeed general manager John Hammond one day. Hammond was named GM of Orlando Magic in May and the Bucks eventually hired Jon Horst. Morway was the Pacers' GM from 2008-12 and Bucks assistant GM