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Report: Joe Ingles re-signing with Jazz on two-year, $4.5 million deal

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SALT LAKE CITY, UT - APRIL 10: Joe Ingles #2 of the Utah Jazz defends the ball against Vince Carter #15 of the Memphis Grizzlies during the game on April 10, 2015 at EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images

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Joe Ingles was one of the oldest players on the historically young 2014-15 Jazz.

And he was an NBA rookie.

The 27-year-old Australian will be back in Utah for his second season.

Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports:

Ingles’ Non-Bird Rights (technically a form of Bird Rights) won’t allow him to make that much. So, the Jazz will have to use cap space – or, depending how they intend to use the rest of their room, the $2,814,000 room exception.

He’s a good distributor for a forward and a solid outside shooter, though his unwillingness to shoot is probably his most defining basketball trait.

Overall, he fit in well in Utah, a team that surged after the All-Star break. It’s unclear whether that was an aberration or a breakthrough, but betting on continuity was probably the right move for the Jazz. Retaining Ingles helps provide that.