Josh Padmore , 2019-06-29 15:17:04
With the 2019 NBA free agency officially starting on Sunday, I figured it’d be fun to predict where some former Utah Jazz players could end up playing next season.
Some fans may disregard former players of their favorite team once they part ways. I, for one, enjoy supporting and rooting for said players, even when they’re on different teams. Unless, of course, the partnership ended on a sour note. Yes, like Gordon Hayward‘s did with the Utah Jazz.
There’s plenty of former Jazzmen that are ready to hit the open market. Follow along as I predict where some of them will be playing next year, beginning with one who most recently started at point guard for the Utah Jazz!
We all know that Ricky Rubio‘s time in Utah has come to an end, after the addition of Mike Conley. Despite an up-and-down two years with the Jazz, Rubio will have many suitors as he explores free agency for the first time in his NBA career.
Teams like the Chicago Bulls, Indiana Pacers and Phoenix Suns have all reportedly expressed interest in the Spaniard.
A report recently came out that Rubio was ‘envious’ of his good friend Marc Gasol, who won a championship with the Toronto Raptors. Rubio wants to win big. For that reason alone, of the three teams listed, I predict Rubio will sign with the…
Prediction: Indiana Pacers