The NBA Finals are in the rear view mirror was it really a complete white wash by the Golden State Warriors or is the real story how close the Houston Rockets got to beating the Warriors. Can other teams replicate what the Rockets did or is there a larger message from the playoffs.
David Locke, radio voice of the Utah Jazz and Jazz NBA Insider, thinks there is a larger message of what the final 8 teams all had in common and that is the key item for the Utah Jazz moving forward.
Reports that Cleveland will look to trade Kevin Love if LeBron leaves, but that makes the timing tough for the Utah Jazz
Locke also looks at how hard it to play the off-season game because the timing of all the deals don’t line up if you are looking for Otto Porter, Kevin Love and Aaron Gordon.
Locke begins his draft breakdowns with a looks at Texas Tech’s Zhaire Smith and Villanova’s Mikal Bridges.