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Kevin Murphy | Guard | #55

Team: Utah Jazz
Age / DOB:  (26) / 3/6/1990
Ht / Wt:  6'7' / 185
College: Tennessee Tech
Drafted: 2012 / Rd. 2 (17) / UTA

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The Jazz waived G Kevin Murphy on Friday.
Murphy appeared in one preseason game for the Jazz, putting up four points, one rebound, and an assist through five minutes of action. He was never likely to make the team. Fri, Oct 10, 2014 03:50:00 PM

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Jazz sign G Kevin Murphy.

The terms of the deal have not been disclosed, but it's like just a deal for training camp. Murphy was with the Jazz back in 2012-13 and was traded to the Warriors on July 10, 2013. He'll be fighting for a roster spot.
Wed, Aug 27, 2014 05:07:00 PM

Former Jazz swingman Kevin Murphy has signed with SIG Strasbourg in France.

He spent much of last season in the D-League before being traded to the Warriors and promptly waived this summer. He'll be teammates with former NBA big man Alexis Ajinca on a team that finished second in France's ProA league last year.
Fri, Aug 9, 2013 04:00:00 PM

Warriors waive Kevin Murphy.

Murphy was a financial throw-in in Golden State's massive trade with the Jazz earlier this summer. He had a non-guaranteed contract and was expected to be waived.
Wed, Jul 24, 2013 05:22:00 PM

Warriors acquired SG Kevin Murphy via a trade with the Jazz.

Murphy is just a body that goes to the Warriors to make their salary dump work. He has a non-guaranteed $788,000 contract for 2013-14.
Fri, Jul 5, 2013 05:12:00 PM

Kevin Murphy (skin infection) is available for the Jazz on Tuesday against Oklahoma City.

Murphy had been dealing with a skin infection but that's now cleared up and he'll take his usual spot at the end of Utah's bench.
Tue, Apr 9, 2013 12:49:00 PM

Kevin Murphy (skin infection) will not play Sunday against the Warriors.

Murphy is completely irrelevant in fantasy circles so his absence shouldn't be affecting anyone.
Sat, Apr 6, 2013 01:34:00 PM

Kevin Murphy (skin infection) didn't practice on Thursday and will not play on Friday.

Even if Murphy were available, it would be a surprise if he left the bench barring a blowout.
Thu, Apr 4, 2013 01:44:00 PM

Kevin Murphy will not play on Wednesday against Denver because of his skin infection.

Murphy is not relevant in fantasy circles and his absence should not impact Utah's rotation.
Wed, Apr 3, 2013 12:38:00 PM

Kevin Murphy did not practice on Tuesday due to a skin infection.

That does not sound pleasant, but the Jazz are listing him as day-to-day. His last blurb came on January 8 when he was recalled from the D-League, so this news shouldn't impact any fantasy leagues.
Tue, Apr 2, 2013 11:49:00 AM

Jazz recalled G Kevin Murphy from the D-League.

After six weeks in the minors, Murphy is back. He'll provide some depth with Mo Williams (thumb) out a couple months and Marvin Williams (knee) out at least three games.
Tue, Jan 8, 2013 04:36:00 PM

Kevin Murphy has been assigned to the D-League.

"We don't want him to be a pig scorer," GM Dennis Lindsey said. Earl Watson back in action along with the Jazz being banged up may also have something to do with the demotion. Murphy needs minutes and wasn't getting them in Utah.
Mon, Nov 26, 2012 12:50:00 PM

Kevin Murphy did not travel with the Jazz and is expected to be sent to the D-League.

Murphy has logged a grand total of nine minutes this season. He has no fantasy value in redraft or keeper leagues.
Sat, Nov 24, 2012 05:12:00 PM

Kevin Murphy will return to the Jazz after his wife gave birth to a baby.

Congrats to the Murphy family for their new addition. This doesn't impact Murphy's fantasy value whatsoever, as he's just focused on making the final roster.
Thu, Oct 4, 2012 09:28:00 AM

Jazz rookie Kevin Murphy left the team on Tuesday to be with his wife, who is giving birth to the couple’s first child.

Murphy will soon rejoin the team, and this doesn't affect his outlook in the slightest.
Tue, Oct 2, 2012 07:35:00 PM

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