After making great strides under head coach Quin Snyder, the Utah Jazz unfortunately lost Gordon Hayward and George Hill in free agency. While the Jazz signed numerous players to fill Hayward’s void, they traded the 2018 Oklahoma City Thunder top-14 protected first round draft pick for Ricky Rubio.

With numerous changes to the roster, it appears the Jazz will be building their franchise around Rudy Gobert. Originally a late first round draft pick in 2013, Gobert has steadily established himself as one of the league’s best defenders. According to Gobert, Rubio has also ‘never played with a guy who can finish like me’ on Sirius XM NBA.

After making great strides under head coach Quin Snyder, the Utah Jazz unfortunately lost Gordon Hayward and George Hill in free agency. While the Jazz signed numerous players to fill Hayward’s void, they traded the 2018 Oklahoma City Thunder top-14 protected first round draft pick for Ricky Rubio.

With numerous changes to the roster, it appears the Jazz will be building their franchise around Rudy Gobert. Originally a late first round draft pick in 2013, Gobert has steadily established himself as one of the league’s best defenders. According to Gobert, Rubio has also ‘never played with a guy who can finish like me’ on Sirius XM NBA:

While Gobert is one of the rising young stars in the league, Rubio did play his final two seasons with Karl-Anthony Towns.