The Utah Jazz started quickly for a change, but couldn't compete with the more physical Oklahoma City Thunder
Sure, there’s Gordon Hayward, Cavalier coffin nailer. Or Derrick Favors, anchor of the Utah Jazz defense for years to come. Dante Exum, though, really makes hoops fans ponder a brighter... Read more »
There is nothing like home sweet home. The Utah Jazz enjoyed their return to EnergySolutions Arena, running away with a 98-81 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder. Read more »
Alec Burks was challenged by his coach to get more rebounds, and he's responded with 24 boards in his last two games, including 14 against Oklahoma CIty Tuesday night. Read more »
After playing several close contests over the first dozen games of the 2014-15 NBA season, the Utah Jazz have learned that the key to winning such games is to play tougher defense down the stretch... Read more »
The Jazz offense was "stuck in mud," falling behind by 17 points in the first half of Tuesday's game against Oklahoma City before Snyder's technical foul ignited a strong second half. Read more »
Also, a ready scapegoat for Rock On's math failures and more. Read more »
Since signing his big contract in the offseason, Utah forward Gordon Hayward has improved dramatically in his field goal shooting over last year. Read more »
Oklahoma City has been one of the best teams in the league the last couple of years, but is struggling without Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook this year. Read more »
Utah held a fourth-quarter lead in all five games and picked up exciting wins at Detroit and New York. Read more »
ESPN released an article Friday morning about how the current Philadelphia 76ers team may be the worst team in history, and all evidence points to them just tanking their season on purpose. Read more »
The Toronto Raptors were simply too much for the road-weary Utah Jazz. The home team came away with an impressive 111-93 victory. Read more »
TORONTO — Instead of enjoying sweet dreams of his team’s thrilling Madison Square Garden win Friday night, Gordon Hayward spent the wee hours of Saturday morning sweating, suffering... Read more »
Rodney Hood woke up the morning of the Jazz-Mavericks game a week and a half ago, and something just wasn’t right with his foot. Read more »
The 31-year-old was thrilled to play minutes that mattered in a win once again in his old building. Read more »
After a pair of tough losses, the Utah Jazz earned a hard-fought 102-100 win over the New York Knicks. It was Trey Burke’s turn to be the hero as he drained a dramatic game-winner to stun the... Read more »
With 2.3 seconds remaining, Jazz point guard Trey Burke, who's struggled with his shot this season, interrupted that wildly entertaining duel with a knockout blow. Read more »
Moments after hitting a critical 3-pointer to put his Hawks up by one during a game-ending 11-0 run, Kyle Korver chuckled about how the play was one he and Quin Snyder, an Atlanta assistant in... Read more »
Instead of dressing in a Jazz uniform at Madison Square Garden on Friday, second-year player Toure' Murry will suit up for the Stampede's season-opener in Boise. Read more »
Korver was excited to share some good news about his philanthropic efforts in Utah through his Seer Group, overseen by his brother, Klay, and Utah-based director Brad Mepham. Read more »
The Hawks scored the final 11 points to eke out a 100-97 win, their third in a row, while sending Utah to its second-consecutive road loss. Read more »
Utah center Derrick Favors will get his chance to play in front of friends and family members Wednesday at Philips Arena. Read more »
In supporting a member of his faith, the Utah Jazz player promoted unity across national, sports and religious borders. Read more »
The Utah Jazz went against an Indiana Pacers team missing the bulk of its veteran leadership and firepower. In the end, it was that short-handed team who came up on top, earning a 97-86 victory... Read more »
On Monday, team captain Gordon Hayward said he tried to keep Burke and Burks going with a positive attitude. Read more »
That made it a best-case scenario for Indiana hoops fans who root for Hayward and the Pacers. Read more »
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The Utah Jazz started quickly for a change, but couldn't compete with the more physical Oklahoma City Thunder in a 97-72 loss Wednesday night. Read more »
Deseret News Sports Report Podcast: Talking the start of the college hoops season, Jazz basketball and Utah-Colorado rivalry
Jay and Carter break down the start of the college basketball season for BYU and Utah, as well as the rest of the state, plus more. Read more »
The Utah Jazz have used the same starting lineup for all 16 games this season, but coach Quin Snyder says that isn’t the reason for the recent slow starts. Read more »
At the basketball World Cup this September, Australia lost a stunner to Angola. So stunning that basketball's governing body looked into the game. FIBA cleared team Australia, which had Dante Exum... Read more »
Utah Jazz instant analysis: Utah starts its holiday early, faltering in the second half in 97-82 Thunder win
The holidays cannot come soon enough for the Utah Jazz, as a 97-82 throttling by the Oklahoma City Thunder gives the ailing Utah squad its fifth consecutive loss. Read more »
Dozens of agencies are willing to provide either supplies or meals for those in need this holiday. Read more »
Speaking of assists, Joe Ingles admits he gives his Aussie teammate Dante Exum an assist when it comes to practice. Read more »
A look at how the five NBA players from Utah schools have played so far during the 2014-15 season. Read more »
Gordon Hayward made a shot at the buzzer to beat Cleveland earlier this year, but this time his shot from 25 feet came up short as the Jazz lost 97-95 to Chicago Monday night. Read more »
Former BYU star Jimmer Fredette played a few minutes in New Orleans 106-94 win over Utah Saturday night. Read more »
Utah's Wednesday opponent, Oklahoma City, has gone from the team tied with the second-most wins over the past three years to the second-worst in the league this year. Read more »
Also, first-year coaches Steve Kerr and Quin Snyder spoke highly of each other before Friday's game. Read more »
Utah stumbles out to yet another slow start in a two-point defeat at home against the Chicago Bulls on Monday. Read more »
Former league MVP Derrick Rose hasn’t played much this year, but his — along with Pau Gasol’s — return to the lineup was pivotal for the Chicago Bulls in a 97-95 win over... Read more »
Chicago's Derrick Rose played for only the sixth game this year and helped get the Bulls off to a quick start Monday night against the Jazz. Read more »
After a slow start, Trey Burke has improved his shooting, going 58.5 percent from the field the last three games. Read more »
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