Sunday, July 7 2013, 03:51 PM MDT
Earl Watson Headed To Portland
(KUTV) Former Jazz point guard Earl Watson is moving to Portland. Watson has agreed to a one year deal worth $1.4 million. He will mentor Rookie of the Year Damian Lillard and C.J. McCollum, the 10th pick in the NBA Draft.
Former Jazz point guard Devin Harris is leaving Atlanta and returning to Dallas where he started his NBA career and played 3 ½ seasons. Harris is reportedly getting $9 million over three years and will probably back-up Jose Calderon. Josh Smith is leaving Atlanta for Detroit where he will make $56 million over four years.
The Jazz also announced the signing of first round draft picks Trey Burke and Rudy Gobert. They will play on the Jazz team in the Orlando Summer League. The Jazz rookies open play Sunday and you can see the highlights on Talkin’ Sports, Sunday night at 10:35.
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