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What to expect from the World Cup of Basketball

The FIBA World Cup begins Saturday and it is sure to be full of excitement. Here is what fans can expect.

U.S. dominates Finland, Mottola in basketball worlds

The U.S. held Finland without a basket in the second quarter, opening defense of its title with a 114-54 romp Saturday in the Basketball World Cup. Read more »

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EA Sports puts Damian Lillard on the cover of NBA Live 15

Damian Lillard's rise from little-known Weber State prospect to NBA star continues with his announcement that he will grace the cover of EA Sport's NBA Live 15. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2014

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Rock On: Getting real at BYU, Weber State

Also, how excited is Utah coach Kyle Whittingham to get going? It's something to see. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2014

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Photos: Jazz Bear and Bees' Bumble welcome kids back to school

The Utah Jazz Bear and Salt Lake Bees' Bumble welcomed students back to school Monday. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2014

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Source: Timberwolves get Thaddeus Young as part of Kevin Love trade

The Wolves have wanted the 26-year-old Young to help them replace Love in the starting lineup, and the teams came to agreement on Thursday to make that happen. Read more »

Aug. 22, 2014

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Brad Rock: Jerry Sloan praises ref who may have cost him a title

Former Jazz coach says retiring Dick Bavetta "stood the test of time." Read more »

Aug. 21, 2014

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Rock On: BYU soccer star gone, not forgotten

Also, Kyle Whittingham searches high and low to find talent for the Utes. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Rose hears cheers as US beats Brazil 95-78

Derrick Rose heard the cheers and showed some of his old explosiveness, fellow Chicago product Anthony Davis scored 20 points, and the U.S. beat Brazil 95-78 on Saturday night in a tuneup for the... Read more »

Aug. 16, 2014

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Jazz sign free agent guard Dee Bost

The Utah Jazz signed Dee Bost, a former college teammate of first-round pick Rodney Hood, to a free agent contract Friday. Read more »

Aug. 15, 2014

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NBA schedule sends LeBron to Miami for Christmas

LeBron James will play his first game since rejoining the Cleveland Cavaliers at home Oct. 30 against New York, then return to Miami for the first time on Christmas. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Lee Benson: Talking about life, Larry, baseball and the Bees with Marc Amicone

Marc Amicone, general manager of the Salt Lake Bees, was there when Larry H. Miller first dreamed of buying a professional baseball team. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2014

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Jazz fans will get an early look at LeBron and revamped Cavaliers

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Jazz will open the 2014-15 season at home against the Houston Rockets Oct. 29 and end the season six months later against the Rockets in Houston on April 15. In... Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Games to watch, even if Jazz aren't good

Sometimes you want to see the best come to town; other times the worst will do just fine. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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Clippers sale to Steve Ballmer goes through

Steve Ballmer is officially the new owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. Read more »

Aug. 12, 2014

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Pacers believe Paul George will make full recovery

The Indiana Pacers expect Paul George to make a full recovery from his gruesome injury — they're just not planning on having him in the lineup next season. Read more »

Aug. 12, 2014

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Offseason grades for all 30 NBA teams

The NBA offseason has been a busy one. Which teams got better? Which teams got worse? Read more »

Aug. 12, 2014

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LeBron says he'll stay with Cavs beyond contract

LeBron James is home and he's not leaving again. Read more »

Aug. 8, 2014

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AP sources: Cavs, Wolves set for Love-Wiggins deal

Two people with knowledge of the deal tell The Associated Press that Minnesota and Cleveland have agreed to a trade that will send All-Star forward Kevin Love to the Cavaliers for Andrew Wiggins,... Read more »

Aug. 7, 2014

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Damian Lillard gives shoutout to Ogden in new Adidas ad

Damian Lillard's basketball skills have also given him a chance to use his education as a salesman. Read more »

Aug. 5, 2014

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Photo gallery: Derrick Favors, Jazz host back-to-school party for youth

Utah Jazz forward Derrick Favors, along with his girlfriend and the Jazz organization, hosted a back-to-school party Tuesday at the Zions Bank Basketball Center for 30 youth from the Lied Boys... Read more »

Aug. 5, 2014

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Spurs make Hammon NBA's 1st female coach

The San Antonio Spurs have hired WNBA star Becky Hammon as an assistant coach, making her the first woman to join an NBA coaching staff. Read more »

Aug. 5, 2014

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Hayward makes USA cut, gets praise from coach Mike Krzyzewski

Gordon Hayward was praised by USA coach Mike Krzyzewski, who said he had a good chance to make the final USA team for the upcoming World Cup basketball tournament. Read more »

Aug. 5, 2014

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First deaf NBA player teaches kids life lessons through basketball

Lance Allred, the first legally deaf NBA player, was among the coaches hoping to teach boys who are deaf or hearing impaired about more than just basketball. Read more »

Aug. 4, 2014

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Randy Hollis: Any coach's secret to success — better players

"You know, we're a lot smarter when we've got better players," a wise high school coach told me this past week, only half-joking. Indeed, any coach in America will attest that, without good... Read more »

Aug. 4, 2014

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