Jazz retain Dante Exum and Raul Neto

Utah Jazz guard Dante Exum (11) reaches for a pass in the second half during an NBA basketball game against the Sacramento Kings Saturday, March 17, 2018, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Utah has kept another of its internal targets, with restricted free agent Raul Neto agreeing to a two-year extension.

Neto’s decision was confirmed Tuesday by a person who spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the deal remains unsigned, with the NBA’s offseason moratorium in place until Friday.

The news comes one day after the Jazz and Derrick Favors also agreed on a two-year contract.

Neto averaged 4.5 points and 1.8 assists per game last season for Utah.

Utah didn’t let Dante Exum get away, either.

The Jazz locked up their third internal free agent of the summer Tuesday, agreeing to terms with Exum on a three-year extension that will be worth around $33 million. The extension was confirmed to The Associated Press by a person with knowledge of the agreement, speaking on condition of anonymity because it remains unsigned.

Exum has been limited to a total of 80 regular-season games over the past three seasons. He averaged 8.1 points and 3.1 assists last season for the Jazz.

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