Jazz match Portland’s offer for Millsap

The Utah Jazz have confirmed that they will match Portland’s offer to Paul Millsap. Last Friday, the Blazers offered Millsap a reported four-year, $32 million contract which included a $10.3 million payment upfront.Millsap is a restricted free agent and the Jazz had seven days to match Portland’s offer. Millsap averaged 13.5 points for the Jazz last season, getting double-doubles in 19 straight games while starting for Carlos Boozer, and has career averages of 9.4 points and 6.4 rebounds since the Jazz selected him with the No. 47 pick in the 2006 draft.

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