Utah Jazz

Hawaii trip had benefits for Utah Jazz aside from the tropical location

Quin Snyder believes his team is in a better spot than before the Jazz said their first “Aloha!” in Hawaii last week.

Morning links: Jazz's Gobert dominates in Europe; Taysom Hill's injury a 'punch in the gut'; Wilson among top Pac-12 QBs

Jazz center plays well at international tournament; BYU quarterback's sprained foot among opening week's most impactful injuries; Utah signal caller noted for strong performance against Michigan. Read more »

Sept. 8, 2015


Morning links: Utah-Michigan roundup; Keeton has rough night; Grantland checks in on Jazz rookie Lyles

National writers give thoughts on Utes' season opener against Wolverines; Utah State quarterback lowlighted; how are seven Kentucky Wildcats who declared for NBA Draft doing? Read more »

Sept. 4, 2015


Utah Jazz guard Dante Exum's surgery to repair ACL successful

Utah Jazz guard Dante Exum's surgery to repair his ACL was successful. Jazz head trainer Brian Zettler travel with Exum to Los Angeles, where the surgery was performed by Neal S. ElAttrache of... Read more »

Sept. 3, 2015


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 »

Sept. 1, 2015

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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


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. Read more »

Aug. 28, 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


Longtime community, business leader Fred Ball dies at age 82

Fred S. Ball, the man who seemed to be in the middle of everything in Salt Lake City for decades, died Monday night, one month shy of his 83rd birthday. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2015

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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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