Joe Ingles' crazy week. Taysom Hill a snub on the "freaks" list. Mathews tries to out jump competition to make Chiefs.
. basketball team has its roster for Rio. Read more »
A look at how the Jazz's four new additions fit with the team following Thursday's NBA draft. Read more »
By drafting Weber State's Joel Bolomboy, the Utah Jazz are getting a hard-working player who has improved his skill-set over his collegiate career and has become one of the nation's best rebounders... Read more »
A widely spread rumor turned out to be a blessing in disguise for the relationship of Dennis Lindsey, Gordon Hayward and Quin Snyder. Read more »
Weber State University's Joel Bolomboy, a 6-foot-9 power forward who was the 2016 Big Sky Conference MVP and Defensive Player of the Year, was selected by the Utah Jazz with the 52nd overall pick... Read more »
Following a draft which saw the Jazz take players with the 52nd, 55th and 60th selections, Utah Jazz general manager Dennis Lindsey discussed the evening Read more »
As the 2016 NBA draft unfolded, Deseret News sports writers and contributors debated and commented. The following is a quick rewind of the the draft from a email chain and Twitter conversation. Read more »
A look at the careers of all the players from Utah schools who were drafted in the top 10 in the NBA draft. Read more »
Wednesday's reported trade left Jazz with three pick at end of the draft. And that's a good thing. Read more »
The Jazz picked for Atlanta at No. 12 and then had a very active second round. Read more »
In what had to be a gut-wrenching decision for the Utah Jazz small forward, Hayward declined the invitation from USA Basketball. Read more »
SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Jazz took forward Taurean Prince with the No. 12 selection in the NBA draft on Thursday but will move the pick to the Atlanta Hawks. The Jazz were involved in a... Read more »
Utah basketball: Poeltl taken by Toronto with the No. 9 pick, reunited with former Utah teammate Wright
Utah center to join former Runnin' Ute teammate Delon Wright with the Raptors. Read more »
There should be plenty of interest in tonight’s NBA Draft (5 p.m., ESPN) as teams vie for the top young talent. Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram are the expected top two picks, but beyond that,... Read more »
The Utah Jazz traded away their first-round pick in exchange for George Hill, but the Jazz could be active in trading back into the first round of the draft. Read more »
With the draft still hours away we wondered if the Utah Jazz "won" yesterday's three-team trade that sent the Jazz's lottery pick to the Atlanta Hawks for Indiana Pacers guard George Hill. Read more »
SALT LAKE CITY — Being a lottery pick and getting guaranteed money was not enticement enough for some players to work out for the Utah Jazz. The team sent out invitations, but several... Read more »
Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram say they haven't been told who Philadelphia will take with the No. 1 pick, so all they can go on is what they've heard. Read more »
Charles Barkley thinks at least five NBA players have had better careers than LeBron James. Read more »
Ziggy Ansah heads up eighth-ranked defensive group; Jakob Poeltl acts out Braveheart scene; NBA minds like Utah's acquisition of George Hill. Read more »
Youth is good, but Hill gives depth and talent to a team that needs more than just another fresh face. Read more »
The intrigue for Thursday's NBA draft is lessened by the Jazz trade to acquire George Hill for the No. 12 pick, but look for Utah's Jakob Poeltl to go in the Top 10 and Weber State's Joel Bolomboy... Read more »
Following a parade choked to a crawl by a massive crowd, after proclamations, speeches and fanfare, Cleveland watched a symbolic passing of the trophy — and the torch. Read more »
The New York Knicks acquired Derrick Rose from the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday, hoping the former NBA MVP can be their answer at point guard. Read more »
Utah Jazz to acquire Indiana Pacers PG George Hill for the No. 12 pick in this year's draft in three-team trade
The Jazz will send that late lottery pick to the Atlanta Hawks and acquire Pacers playmaker George Hill in a three-way trade, according to Yahoo! Sports. Read more »
In this year's draft, the Utah Jazz should target a three-and-D wing or a shooting center to help add depth to the roster. Read more »
Kyle Whittingham, Kalani Sitake and Matt Wells ranked among FBS coaches; Gordon Hayward's name pops up in trade rumors prior to NBA draft; BYU seen as obstacle for UCLA and Michigan State. Read more »
With the NBA draft just two days away, DeseretNews.com writer Ryan McDonald and DeseretNews.com contributor Kincade Upstill talk about what options the Utah Jazz have with the No. 12 pick, how... Read more »
Since the one-and-done rule was enacted in 2006, 83 freshmen have been drafted, 11 have been named All-Stars, and six have been named rookie of the year. Read more »
When it comes to analyzing how the Utah Jazz went just 40-42 last season and wound up missing the playoffs, one of the team's biggest weaknesses appears to be the quality and depth of its bench... Read more »
Luke Walton realizes he is reporting to his dream job a little late. Read more »
When the Minnesota Lynx visit the Los Angeles Sparks on Tuesday, it will be just another regular-season game for two undefeated teams with championship aspirations. Read more »
The Cleveland Indians found a fun way to celebrate the Cavaliers' NBA championship on Monday night. Read more »
Sunday's NBA finale didn't exceed the 1998 clincher in viewership; Dennis Pitta showed good signs in Baltimore's offseason program; Derrick Favors wears winning socks Read more »
Also, Frank Layden gets an honor that's long past due. Read more »
Cleveland had one. So did Golden State. Read more »
Widely seen as a Top 10 pick throughout the spring, Jakob Poeltl's name appears later in some mock drafts with the Jazz being a team he's been linked to. Would Utah select him with the 12th overall... Read more »
Richard Jefferson is an NBA champion, and that's how he says his career will end. Read more »
As good as LeBron James has been, his block with less than two minutes left in Game 7 instantly became the biggest play of his career. Read more »
Sources discuss the impact of Andrew Bogut's injury; the Detroit Lions get Kyle Van Noy's birthday wrong; Brennon Lund goes from Bingham High School to BYU to the Orem Owlz Read more »
LeBron James is a champion again, and the NBA Finals MVP again. Read more »
Stephen Curry tried to shake Kevin Love with a dribble and let loose with one of those long 3-pointers he seemed to make at every big moment this season. Read more »
More tears. Only this time of joy. Read more »
James and Cavaliers win thrilling NBA Finals Game 7, 93-89, as Cleveland rallies from 3-1 series deficit
LeBron James and his relentless, never-count-them-out Cavaliers pulled off an improbable NBA Finals comeback, and Cleveland is title town again at long last. Read more »
Repeatedly during crunch time of games, Utah's defense really wasn't very good this past year, something the team is aiming to improve on. Read more »
LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers have a chance to do something that's never been done in NBA history: rally from a 3-1 deficit in the Finals and win a championship. History and a very... Read more »
Former Jazz president Dave Checketts was around when Jazz drafted Malone and Stockton. Something similar would have to happen again for team to be a title contender. Read more »
Since the beginning of May, the Jazz have worked out about 100 NBA hopefuls in their practice facility. Read more »
Dante Exum continues to progress at a steady, encouraging rate since suffering an ACL tear in his left knee last summer with Team Australia. Read more »
On Friday morning, the latest group to work out left a good impression on Jazz management, which has evaluated about 100 NBA hopefuls in the past month and a half. Read more »
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