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The Utah Jazz have given up on forward Derrick Alston Jr., forward / center Marques Bolden and goaltender MaCio Teague.

Alston Jr. (6-9, 230, Boise State) was in four preseason games for Utah, scoring two points against Milwaukee on October 13. A four-year-old at Boise State, he appeared in 104 games (79 starts). ) with career averages of 14.2 points, 3.9 rebounds and 1.9 assists in 28.9 minutes per game and left the program 10th in all-time points (1,479).

Bolden (6-10, 249, Duke) averaged 2.0 points in two preseason games with the Jazz. Bolden played seven games with the Cleveland Cavaliers over two seasons (2019-21) during his professional career. Prior to that, he spent three seasons at Duke, playing 88 games (24 starts), averaging 3.8 points, 3.3 rebounds and 1.1 blocks in 13.6 minutes per game.

Teague (6-4, 195, Baylor) has played four preseason games, posting 3.5 points per game. In his last college season, he averaged 15.9 points on 47.8 percent from the field, as well as 4.0 rebounds and 1.7 assists, helping Baylor win a national championship. The Cincinnati native took home third-team All-Big 12 2020-21 honors for his outstanding final college season.