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Enes Kanter comes up big for Jazz in preseason victory over Thunder

Enes Kanter delivered his best preseason performance during the Jazz’s 105-91 victory at Chesapeake Energy

Brad Rock: Ambassador Memo starts his new job with Jazz

Former big man sets out on path to spread the good word, as team works to rebuild its reputation. Read more »

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Deseret News Sports Report Podcast: Talking Jazz defense, BYU and Utah midseason MVPs, and World Series predictions

DeseretNews.com writer Carter Williams and contributor Jay Yeomans discuss Gordon Hayward's possible zombie apocalypse look-alike and pick midseason MVPs for BYU and Utah football. Read more »

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Rookie Jabari Parker headlines new-look Bucks

The Milwaukee Bucks' 19-year-old forward seems ready for the off-court attention that comes with being a cornerstone for a franchise in transition. Now it's time to show if he can play ball. Read more »

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Jimmer Fredette on defense: 'You have to have repetitions — It's all about effort on defense'

The former BYU sharpshooter, now with the New Orleans Pelicans, talked with The Times-Picayune's Jimmy Smith about how he can improve on defense. Read more »

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Video: Jazz guard Alec Burks gains national attention with crossover of Kobe

On Sunday night Jazz guard Alec Burks crossed over Laker star Kobe Bryant and the basketball world has taken notice. Read more »

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Utah Jazz give key starters a break in 98-91 loss to Los Angeles Lakers

Utah struggled mightily after halftime when starters Gordon Hayward and Derrick Favors joined Trey Burke on the sideline for the final 24 minutes. Read more »

Oct. 19, 2014

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Friday fracas: Trevor Booker nearly hit, gets injured in quarrel with Blake Griffin during Jazz loss

It’s still only preseason, but the scrappy, feisty, lunch-pail/cereal-bowl-toting Trevor Booker did another thing Friday night to endear himself to Utah Jazz fans. Read more »

Oct. 18, 2014

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Gordon Hayward, Rodney Hood enjoy matchup with Kobe

The two Jazz players had completely different experiences while going against Kobe Bryant in Anaheim on Thursday night. They'll get another shot Sunday in L.A. Read more »

Oct. 18, 2014

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Ranking the best small forwards in the NBA: Do Gordon Hayward or Jabari Parker make the list?

A look at who the best small forwards in the NBA will be during the 2014-15 season, including a pair of highly anticipated rookies. Read more »

Oct. 18, 2014

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Utah Jazz center Derrick Favors ranks himself 89 spots higher than ESPN

Derrick Favors wasn’t nearly as concerned about his ESPN player ranking as Kobe Bryant was. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Utah Jazz suffer 1st loss of preseason in 101-97 defeat to Clippers

Clippers coach Doc Rivers admitted he’s “very impressed” with what he sees from Utah. Read more »

Oct. 17, 2014

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Utah Jazz crush Lakers to improve to 4-0 in preseason play

Don’t start planning any parades quite yet, but Utah was impressive in a 119-86 victory over the home-away-from-home squad. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Derrick Favors, Gordon Hayward surprise JP Gibson on the 'Ellen Show'

While in Southern California for a preseason road trip, Derrick Favors and Gordon Hayward had a chance to reunite with perhaps the most popular Utah Jazz teammate they’ve ever had. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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NBA prognosticators pick Utah Jazz 1st, 2nd, 4th... to last

Go easy, gurus. NBA prognosticators from ESPN, Grantland, Sports Illustrated and USA Today pick the Utah Jazz to dwell the bottom of the Western Conference cellar this season. Dante Exum and a... Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Ranking the starting small forwards in the NBA from the 2013-14 season: How did the Jazz fare at the 3?

A look at the best small forwards in the NBA based on how each of the starters performed during the 2013-14 season. Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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The Clean Cut: Ellen DeGeneres gives money to Utah family of 5-year-old basketball star

Last week, 5-year-old JP Gibson was welcomed as the newest member of the Utah Jazz, and on Thursday, JP and his family made an appearance on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show." Read more »

Oct. 16, 2014

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Jazz coaches and players believe team chemistry has improved this year

Utah Jazz coaches and players feel that the team chemistry is strong this year with a young core group under new head coach Quin Snyder. Read more »

Oct. 15, 2014

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Better than LeBron James? Utah Jazz small forward Gordon Hayward claims he is

An openly cocky Hayward made that declaration earlier this week when he issued a now-well-publicized statement via Twitter and on his blog about his superiority over King James. Read more »

Oct. 15, 2014

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Utah Jazz take a 'mental day' to recharge after blowing out the Los Angeles Clippers

The Utah Jazz, off to a 3-0 start in the preseason, spent time in the Zions Bank Basketball Center theater and on the basketball court at Tuesday’s practice. Read more »

Oct. 14, 2014

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Utah Jazz use the long ball in win over Los Angeles Clippers

After shooting just 14 3-pointers in each of their first two preseason games, the Jazz shot 30 Monday night and made 14 in a 102-89 victory over the L.A. Clippers. Read more »

Oct. 13, 2014

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Rookie Rodney Hood and Utah Jazz have plenty of reasons to smile in his big debut

Playing in his first game, Hood scored 12 points and hit two 3-pointers in a blowout win over the Los Angeles Clippers. Read more »

Oct. 13, 2014

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Jazz conversations: Burke talks about the team's identity and working with the rookies (video)

Second-year point guard Trey Burke was in the same position that rookies Dante Exum and Rodney Hood were in last year. Now, as one of the team's starters, he has a leadership role on the 2014-15... Read more »

Oct. 13, 2014

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Alec Burks to sit, Rodney Hood to make debut in tonight's Jazz-Clippers game

It’s uncertain how long Burks, the Jazz's starting shooting guard, will be out with a shoulder injury. Read more »

Oct. 13, 2014

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Rock On: Totally exclusive Ute scoop

Also, a new take on the formerly predictable Gordon Hayward. Read more »

Oct. 13, 2014

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Derrick Favors is extending his shooting range for Jazz

Utah center Derrick Favors has worked on extending his shooting range during the offseason, but 3-pointers may be a couple of years away. Read more »

Oct. 13, 2014

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