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Taking a look at the top 15 biggest games so far by Utah Jazz players, from a Fantasy BBall perspective

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You love the NBA. You love the Utah Jazz, and our players. But you may also be interested in knowing which of our players has blown up the most, on an individual game basis. This is important for fantasy basketball, but also cool if you just like to know which Jazzmen have had some massive nights over the first 15 games of the season.

Player Gm Time PTS M A FG% M A 3PT% M A FT% O D T AST TO A:TO STL BLK BARPS /min
1 Derrick Favors 3 30.38 32 12 22 54.55% 8 9 88.89% 4 5 9 1 0 UND 2 2 46 1.514
2 Gordon Hayward 10 37.87 33 11 18 61.11% 2 6 33.33% 9 10 90.00% 1 2 3 6 3 2.00 4 0 46 1.215
3 Gordon Hayward 14 38.83 31 9 16 56.25% 2 3 66.67% 11 14 78.57% 2 6 8 3 3 1.00 2 1 45 1.159
4 Gordon Hayward 8 36.12 30 11 15 73.33% 2 3 66.67% 6 6 100.00% 0 8 8 5 2 2.50 0 1 44 1.218
5 Gordon Hayward 4 36.02 27 10 19 52.63% 5 12 41.67% 2 2 100.00% 1 6 7 5 3 1.67 1 0 40 1.111
6 Alec Burks 12 37.87 20 5 8 62.50% 2 3 66.67% 8 9 88.89% 1 13 14 3 3 1.00 1 2 40 1.056
7 Derrick Favors 10 31.25 21 8 15 53.33% 5 7 71.43% 5 7 12 2 0 UND 0 3 38 1.216
8 Gordon Hayward 3 34.48 24 9 14 64.29% 3 4 75.00% 3 3 100.00% 1 9 10 3 1 3.00 1 0 38 1.102
9 Derrick Favors 15 34.47 21 10 17 58.82% 1 2 50.00% 4 11 15 0 1 0.00 1 0 37 1.074
10 Derrick Favors 5 34.93 21 9 13 69.23% 3 4 75.00% 4 6 10 2 3 0.67 0 2 35 1.002
11 Derrick Favors 9 36.03 20 9 11 81.82% 2 4 50.00% 3 3 6 3 3 1.00 2 2 33 0.916
12 Gordon Hayward 5 36.55 21 7 12 58.33% 0 1 0.00% 7 7 100.00% 1 3 4 7 4 1.75 0 1 33 0.903
13 Trey Burke 15 37.33 18 8 14 57.14% 1 2 50.00% 1 1 100.00% 1 2 3 10 2 5.00 2 0 33 0.884
14 Derrick Favors 1 27.20 16 7 10 70.00% 2 3 66.67% 5 2 7 2 3 0.67 3 4 32 1.176
15 Enes Kanter 15 33.15 19 9 13 69.23% 1 1 100.00% 2 6 8 3 2 1.50 1 1 32 0.965

Not every game results in a win, and not every game is a big game for one of our guys -- but you see the potential is there, as each of the F5 have had a big game in the first month of the season. Gordon Hayward is straight up killing it, and Derrick Favors is showing more and more of his all-around ability to be a force on offense and defense.

As a fantasy basketball bro, though, there's too much volatility in the games of Trey Burke and Alec Burks; while Enes Kanter isn't getting the big minutes, so he's the least likely to equal these results. His per minute numbers are amazing though.

Moving from fantasy into reality you see that these are legit pieces that you can build a winning franchise around, and start a positive culture. I'm happy with this Jazz team and know that Dante Exum, Trevor Booker, Rudy Gobert, and Rodney Hood will form a very complimentary bench when healthy. Joe Ingles needs to grow a mullet though, if you ask me. Wait, that's a different type of fantasy . . .

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