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Utah Jazz sign former Runnin' Utes player J.J. O'Brien

One-time Utah Utes forward J.J. O'Brien signed with the Utah Jazz on Friday.

The top 25 NBA players under 25: Where do Gobert and Favors rank?

A look at the best players in the National Basketball Association under the age of 25, including three young stars for the Jazz. Read more »



Jazz name Vernal native Jordan Brady as an assistant Stampede coach

Jordan Brady takes his professional playing and coaching experience to the Idaho Stampede Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015

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Damian Lillard finding success with rap ‘hobby’ that formed unbreakable bonds with WSU teammates

Former Weber State basketball standout Damian Lillard is now gaining acclaim as a rapper, which is how he built friendships in college that still hold strong, even as he has risen to become one of... Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015

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Morning links: 'Unorthodox' Harbaugh; 'nice' Riley examined; Jazz have no All-Stars?

Michigan and Nebraska head football coaches bring vastly different personalities to Week 1 of the college football season as they face Utah and BYU, respectively; ESPN predicts no Jazz players will... Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015


Brad Rock: Jazz's 'Chocolate Thunder' was a trip even on bush-league trips

But former coach Frank Layden says Darryl Dawkins was more than that, even though he played just four games in Utah. He was a "tough guy." Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015


Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins, aka 'Chocolate Thunder' dies at age 58

Dawkins, whose backboard-shattering dunks earned him the moniker "Chocolate Thunder" and helped pave the way for breakaway rims, has died. He was 58. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015


Tyler Haws' NBA dream path takes a detour to Spain

BYU's all-time leading scorer gained confidence that he can play in the NBA this summer, but his professional journey will begin overseas. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2015


Morning links: Alex Smith struggling; ex-Aggie Wagner finds new fortune; Burks on 'bounce back' list

Former Utes quarterback 'trying to do too much'; Seattle linebacker unchanging despite wealth; Jazz guard expected to have big year. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2015


Utah Jazz: Withey, 7-footer with two years' NBA experience, signs multi-year deal with Jazz

Jeff Withey, a 7-foot center with two years of NBA experience with the New Orleans Pelicans, signed a multi-year contract Monday with the Utah Jazz. Withey has NBA career averages of 3.0 points,... Read more »

Aug. 24, 2015


Morning links: Cougars examined by USA Today; Utes analyzed by ESPN; Kirilenko receives AK-47

BYU's 2015 football season looked at compared with other independents; "BCS busters" Utah and TCU showing they belong; former Jazzman gets gift in hometown Read more »

Aug. 24, 2015


Morning links: Jimmer running out of chances? Kyle Whittingham appears on 'Jim Rome Show’; former BYU, USU players honored

Former BYU star's NBA struggles discussed; Utah coach hits national airwaves; Merlin Olsen, Gordon Hudson named to Football Writers Association of America anniversary squad. Read more »

Aug. 21, 2015


Utah Jazz promote Mark McKown and Isaiah Wright

Mark McKown has been promoted to director of sports science/assistant coach after 18 seasons with the Utah Jazz and Isaiah Wright was promoted from assistant to head strength-and-conditioning coach. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2015


Upstill: Should the Utah Jazz trade for Mario Chalmers?

With the injury to Dante Exum, should the Jazz look into trading for a veteran point guard like Mario Chalmers? Read more »

Aug. 20, 2015


Morning links: USA Today writer sounds off on Utah-BYU debate; Snyder visits Seahawks

Dan Wolken gives thoughts about recent debate; Utah Jazz head coach watches hometown team's practice; Skinner makes U.S. Senior National Team Read more »

Aug. 19, 2015


Utah Jazz sign guard/forward Treveon Graham

The Utah Jazz added to their roster Monday, signing free agent guard/forward Treveon Graham. Read more »

Aug. 17, 2015


Morning links: BYU a 'dangerous game' for Nebraska; Finau the future?; can the Jazz make the playoffs?

Cougars are listed as one of three "traps" for the Cornhuskers; Utah golfer gains attention after PGA Championship; Jazz are expected to contend for postseason. Read more »

Aug. 17, 2015


Local flavor in the NBA (and beyond): New deals for Lillard, Fredette, Miller and Brandon Davies

A look at all the moves that involved our local favorites in the NBA during an eventful offseason. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2015


Morning links: Cougars, Utes featured together; Australian national team supports Exum

Taysom Hill, Kyle Whittingham discuss spread offense, Utah picked to finish tied for second in Pac-12, Australian national team buoys up Jazz guard after injury Read more »

Aug. 14, 2015


Morning links: Cowherd to make Fox debut at Utah-Michigan game; Lillard talks rap; Jazz all-time starting 5

Sports personality Colin Cowherd to be on pregame show of Utes' game; former Weber State guard has wide-ranging interview; Stockton, Malone, Maravich, Kirilenko, Eaton make all-time Jazz lineup Read more »

Aug. 13, 2015

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Schedule released: Utah Jazz open 2015-16 season on the road

The Jazz open and close the upcoming NBA season on the road. Their first home game will be Nov. 4 against Portland. Read more »

Aug. 12, 2015

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Timberwolves' Flip Saunders says he has lymphoma

Minnesota Timberwolves president and coach Flip Saunders says he is being treated for cancer. Read more »

Aug. 11, 2015


Rock On: National writer experiences war on words from BYU fans

Also, the time Jeff Van Gundy allegedly disrespected a Jazz legend. Read more »

Aug. 10, 2015


Utah Jazz player holds back-to-school party for Boys & Girls Clubs

Twenty-five kids from the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Salt Lake and their chaperones attended a party held by Utah Jazz forward/center Derrick Favors on Monday at the Zions Bank Basketball Center. Read more »

Aug. 10, 2015


Morning links: BYU a 'key game' for UCLA; Utah no longer like Ringo Starr; Donovan almost usurped Stockton?

Cougars are expected to give the Bruins a tough test before Pac-12 play begins; Utes earning respect in Pac-12; did Billy Donovan almost make Jazz roster? Read more »

Aug. 10, 2015


Brad Rock: Dante Exum injury not end of the world for Jazz

Absence will slow the progression, but team has a chance to improve even without its No. 1 point guard. Read more »

Aug. 8, 2015


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