Utah Jazz Pre-draft Workouts: Day 8 | Ksl.com

I can make one move and get my shoulder by you cause Im so strong and it doesnt take a lot for me to get by you, so that helps me on the offensive end. On the defensive end, I can get into you and guide you where I want you to go. His jump shot is a work in progress, and he acknowledges that. Smart has also had a reputation for volatility, including an incident in which he went into the stands and shoved a Texas Tech fan last season. Still, the point guard with a penchant for playing hard has been gaining steam leading up to the June 26 draft.
Source: http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2088121-biggest-takeaways-from-lakers-pre-draft-workouts

Josh Furlong Utah Jazz pre-draft workouts: Day 8 posted Jun 7th – 12:26pm Jazz hire Quin Snyder as head coach The Utah Jazz announced Friday the hiring of Atlanta assistant coach Quin Snyder as its new head coach… Josh Furlong Jazz hire Quin Snyder as head coach posted Jun 6th – 10:25pm Bees earn second straight home win The Salt Lake Bees beat the Sacramento River Cats, 3-1, in a Pacific Coast League game at Smith’s Ballpark… Jon Oglesby Bees earn second straight home win posted Jun 6th – 10:13pm Phillips, Hackett named to preseason All-Pac-12 First… posted Jun 6th – 12:41pm Video Headlines Snyder to instill defensive identity with Jazz The Utah Jazz introduced Quin Snyder as its new head coach Saturday morning and immediately took steps…
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NBA draft workouts for Suns getting tougher

The veterans are running the ship in their absence, leading their teammates through various light drills and 7-on-7 sessions. Forthe handful of Trojans that missed the spring, these summer sessions are particularly important. Players will have the opportunity to show their growth during these organized sessions, which could have implications for their respective positions on the depth chart in the fall. Let’s take a look at the five Trojans that have the most to gain from summer workouts, and what they can do to showcase their strengths before August. All quotes obtained first hand, unless otherwise stated. QB Max Browne USA TODAY Sports Despite Sark’s assertion that Cody Kessler is USC’s starter for 2014, Max Browne still can encourage the coaches to give him a second look.
Source: http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2087999-usc-football-five-offensive-players-with-the-most-to-gain-from-summer-workouts

UCLA guard Jordan Adams said: “This was the toughest one I’ve been to so far with all the running, shooting and competition. There were a lot of competitive drills.” The Suns have worked out 54 players with at least two more workouts scheduled next week. McDonough said they’re important because they give Phoenix the opportunity to see how players match up with other elite college talents, “which is what, obviously, you’re facing in the NBA.” Photos: Suns predraft workouts General manager Ryan McDonough talks with the media following the Phoenix Suns’ pre-draft workout at US http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/10/prweb11222047.htm Airways Center, Friday, June 6, 2014. (Photo: Charlie Leight/azcentral sports) Shooting guards C.J. Wilcox, left, and Markel Brown relax and chat with coach Jeff Hornacek following the Phoenix Suns’ pre-draft workout at US Airways Center, Friday, June 6, 2014. (Photo: Charlie Leight/azcentral sports) General manager Ryan McDonough talks with the media following the Phoenix Suns’ pre-draft workout at US Airways Center, Friday, June 6, 2014. (Photo: Charlie Leight/azcentral sports) Head coach Jeff Hornacek congratulates the draft candidates on their performances following the Phoenix Suns’ pre-draft workout at US Airways Center, Friday, June 6, 2014. (Photo: Charlie Leight/azcentral sports) Shooting guard Sean Kilpatrick walks to recover from the final three-minute run at the Phoenix Suns’ pre-draft workout at US Airways Center, Friday, June 6, 2014. (Photo: Charlie Leight/azcentral sports) Power forward Adreian Payne finishes the final three-minute run for the Phoenix Suns’ pre-draft workout at US Airways Center, Friday, June 6, 2014. (Photo: Charlie Leight/azcentral sports) Center Daniel Miller does the three-minute run at the end of the Phoenix Suns’ pre-draft workout at US Airways Center, Friday, June 6, 2014. (Photo: Charlie Leight/azcentral sports) Head coach Jeff Hornacek talks with the media following the Phoenix Suns’ pre-draft workout at US Airways Center, Friday, June 6, 2014. (Photo: Charlie Leight/azcentral sports) Power forward Adreian payne talks with the media following the Phoenix Suns’ pre-draft workout at US Airways Center, Friday, June 6, 2014. (Photo: Charlie Leight/azcentral sports) Shooting guard C.J. Wilcox chats with head coach Jeff Hornacek following the Phoenix Suns’ pre-draft workout at US Airways Center, Friday, June 6, 2014. (Photo: Charlie Leight/azcentral sports) Head coach Jeff Hornacek talks with power forward Adreian Payne following the Phoenix Suns’ pre-draft workout at US Airways Center, Friday, June 6, 2014. (Photo: Charlie Leight/azcentral sports) Shooting guard C.J.
Source: http://www.azcentral.com/story/sports/nba/suns/2014/06/06/nba-draft-workouts-suns-getting-tougher/10111929/

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