There are 10 teams ahead of them that will make the path to the postseason extremely difficult.
The Utah Grizzlies (37-27-5-3) defeated the Colorado Eagles (41-23-4-4), 5-2, on Saturday at the Budweiser Events Center to wrap up the regular season. Read more »
It can be debated as to when the Utah Jazz began turning an eye toward next season, but officially, both eyes shifted toward 2015-16 season Saturday night in Portland. Read more »
In another nail-biting loss, the Utah Jazz fell 89-88 to the Memphis Grizzlies. Gordon Hayward was fouled on a last-second shot, but missed the third free throw that would have sent the game to... Read more »
The Golden State Warriors bet on Andrew Bogut staying healthy when they signed him to a three-year, $36 million extension before last season, and Bogut bet on himself by taking an incentive-rich deal. Read more »
Who said anything about the season ending? They came at Memphis like there was something at stake. In a way, there was. Read more »
Gordon Hayward went to the free throw line with 0.1 seconds remaining with a chance to tie the game. He made the first, he made the second, but he missed the third, and the Jazz lost to the... Read more »
All but one of Utah's remaining opponents is still jockeying for playoff seeding, putting the Jazz in prime position to shake up the standings Read more »
The NCAA Tournament may be finished, but there are still plenty of excuses to avoid that yard work or spring cleaning. Read more »
The Utah Jazz's selections in the 2014 draft both had rough beginnings to their NBA careers but are starting to come into their own. Read more »
It certainly was not always pretty, but the Utah Jazz used a strong second half and an excellent fourth quarter to propel them to a 103-92 victory over the Sacramento Kings. Read more »
Morning links: Grantland names Burke one of the NBA's least efficient shooters; the ultimate fast food bracket
Grantland went on a search for the NBA's least efficient and Utah point guard Trey Burke was one of the players that was found, while ESPN gave an update on Pac-12 recruiting. Read more »
The Utah Jazz improved to 36-42 on the season with a 103-91 victory over the Sacramento Kings Wednesday night at EnergySolutions Arena. Read more »
NBA all-star point-guard-turned-Sacramento-mayor Kevin Johnson is taking a look at innovations in Salt Lake City. Read more »
Andre Miller was an All-American for Utah in 1998-99 and has since gone on to be one of the most durable NBA players of all time. He'll be back in town playing for the Sacramento Kings Wednesday... Read more »
A former coach in the NBA Development League, Utah Jazz head coach Quin Snyder urges four of his own players with D-League experience to not try to do too much to find a role in the NBA. Read more »
The NBA has a problem. Because of the way the schedule is made, the Eastern Conference teams have an advantage, especially when it comes to the playoffs. It's time to take a page from the NFL's... Read more »
Head coach Quin Snyder, assistant coach Antonio Lang and rookie Rodney Hood were excited to see their alma mater win the NCAA Tournament while the Blue Devils' win brought back bad memories for... Read more »
Jazz coach Quin Snyder part of historical NBA contingent that will go to Cuba Read more »
Morning links: Looking ahead to the 2015-16 college basketball season; Russell Westbrook gives away car
The college basketball season may have just concluded, but there it's apparently never too early to look ahead at next season. Elsewhere, NBA All-Star Russell Westbrook gave away a car to a single... Read more »
The Utah Jazz improved to 35-42 Sunday night despite not using top scorers Gordon Hayward and Derrick Favors in the last 18 minutes and having Trey Burke out with an injury. Read more »
As Kentucky coach John Calipari started to leave the Naismith Hall of Fame interview room Monday, he took one last question. Read more »
Morning links: BYU incoming freshman long snapper gets a tattoo; Jazz say they can make the playoffs next season
BYU incoming freshman long-snapper Matt Foley got a extravagant tattoo of him long snapping, while Trey Burke says the Jazz are confident they can compete for a playoff spot next season. Read more »
The Utah Jazz were disappointed they didn't get a chance for free throws at the end of Saturday night's last-second loss to Phoenix, but praised the NBA for acknowledging the mistake. Read more »
Rodney Hood scored a career-high 25 points to lead the Utah Jazz to a 101-95 victory over Sacramento Sunday night. Read more »
The Jazz got great production from their rookie backcourt of Rodney Hood and Dante Exum in a game where the team played well for two quarters and poorly in the other two. Read more »
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End-of-season talk from the Utah Jazz was about making the playoffs next year. The challenge is they play out West and there are 10 teams ahead of them that will make the path to the postseason... Read more »
While impending fatherhood will add a whole different kind of stress for Hayward, this summer should be less emotionally taxing than 2014. Read more »
Fifth-year power forward Derrick Favors continues to make great progress on and off the court for the Jazz, and now nobody's regretting the decision the team made four-plus years ago when they... Read more »
Now that the NBA season has come to an end and we have reached the first round of the playoffs, it is the perfect time to have a look back and see how the season went for the players with local... Read more »
Kevin Love dislocated his left shoulder Sunday on what he said was a "bush-league" play. Read more »
Morning links: Utah's version of D-Will makes cameo in playoffs; Eric Rowe enters first round; Orioles cancel game
Brooklyn's Deron Williams morphed back into his Utah self Monday; the Utes' Eric Rowe jumps into first round; and the violence in Baltimore is having an affect on the Orioles. Read more »
It was unclear how big of an impact the 27-year-old Australian would make when he signed with Utah before the 2014-2015 season began, but he's provided a missing element to a young Jazz team. Read more »
Morning links: Trevor Booker calls Quin Snyder a genius; Sporting KC 'hates' RSL; Royals-White Sox brawl
Trevor Booker was back at his alma mater Tuesday night and took the opportunity to share some kind words about the Jazz. Sporting KC midfielder Benny Feilhaber sounds off on his hatred of Real Salt... Read more »
A look at how the players with local ties played during the 2014-15 NBA season. Read more »
Quin Snyder, the intense first-year head coach of the Utah Jazz, worked relentlessly with the help of his staff to develop his young team and teach them how to win. And it paid off, as the Jazz... Read more »
The shooting guard missed Utah's final 51 games after undergoing shoulder surgery, but is on target to suit up in the fall. Read more »
Dennis Lindsey, the Jazz GM, would never say, "I told you so" — but he could. Amid all the skepticism over the sometimes-confusing moves that Lindsey made, the Jazz proved him right with... Read more »
The State of Sports awards are Tuesday night to acknowledge it and with that DeseretNews.com writer Carter Williams and contributor Jay Yeomans break down the finalists for the awards and pick who... Read more »
Utah Jazz rookie Rodney Hood missed 32 games because of injuries, but came on strong late in the season and is looking forward to an even better year in 2015-16. Read more »
San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard has been named the NBA defensive player of the year. Read more »
Before being called up by the Jazz, Cotton averaged 22.4 points, 4.7 rebounds and 4.6 assists in 34 games with the Austin Spurs. Read more »
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