Derrick Favors Derrick Favors en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:00:01 MST Sat, 31 Jan 2015 01:41:12 MST Newspapers Utah Jazz Analysis: Utah fails to match Boston's energy In a battle between two young teams at the bottom of the NBA rankings, the Boston Celtics came away with a big road 99-90... Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:18:47 MST Boston Celtics tune out 'soft' Utah Jazz for a 99-90 win The Utah Jazz fall behind big in the first half and lose an opportunity to win their third-straight game on Monday. Mon, 26 Jan 2015 22:30:00 MST Former Utah Jazz guard Deron Williams had front-row seat in Nets' loss to Jazz Former Utah Jazz guard Deron Williams had a front-row seat for the Jazz's 108-73 win over the Brooklyn Nets. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 23:50:00 MST Utah Jazz point guard Trey Burke comes off bench to lead Jazz to 35-point win over Brooklyn Nets Sat, 24 Jan 2015 21:15:00 MST Brad Rock: Jazz of 2015 look a lot like 2014 Individual progress is clear, but wins still aren't coming faster than they did last season. Sat, 24 Jan 2015 15:25:00 MST With rookie Dante Exum in starting lineup, Utah Jazz await Brooklyn Nets Saturday night Jazz rookie Dante Exum moved into the starting lineup sooner than most anticipated and is expected to start again Saturday... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 20:32:53 MST Utah Jazz Analysis: Utah's new rotation and passing lead to a solid road win In a close battle of two teams missing several key players, the Utah Jazz came away with a solid road victory over the... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:30:00 MST Despite adversity, Jazz pull out a 101-99 victory over Milwaukee Thu, 22 Jan 2015 22:30:00 MST With Derrick Favors out, there's no Jazz starting lineup debate for now Jazz coach Quin Snyder has been questioned about starting Rudy Gobert over Enes Kanter, but with Derrick Favors out for... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:30:00 MST Utah Jazz analysis: Utah struggles on both ends of the court in loss to Cleveland The Cleveland Cavaliers made easy work of the visiting Utah Jazz. The Cavs handily won 106-92 in a game where the final score... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 08:18:23 MST Utah Jazz struggle offensively in decisive loss to hot Cleveland Cavaliers The Utah Jazz struggled to score for the second-straight game in a 106-92 loss to Cleveland Wednesday night. Wed, 21 Jan 2015 22:05:00 MST Guest commentary: Was trading for Burke the right move for the Jazz? A look at how the players involved in the 2013 Utah Jazz-Minnestoa Timberwolves draft-night trade are doing one and a half... Tue, 20 Jan 2015 13:40:00 MST Work in progress: At halfway point of season, Utah Jazz seeking more consistency The Utah Jazz are 14-27 at the halfway point of the season, which matches last year's record and is the third-worst mark in... Mon, 19 Jan 2015 18:50:00 MST Jazz can't score and shoot in decisive loss to world champion Spurs The Utah Jazz produced season lows for points and field goal shooting in an 89-69 loss to San Antonio Sunday night. Sun, 18 Jan 2015 21:15:00 MST Utah Jazz analysis: 4th quarter spurt leads Utah to a win over the Kobe-less Lakers In a battle of two teams at the bottom of the Western Conference standings, the Utah Jazz took care of business against a Los... Sat, 17 Jan 2015 09:11:06 MST Utah Jazz fans don't get a chance to boo longtime villain Kobe Bryant this time Jazz fans who came to Friday night's game against L.A. with hopes of booing longtime Lakers' star Kobe Bryant didn't get... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 20:25:00 MST Latest version of 'Big 3' leads Utah Jazz to victory over Los Angeles Lakers Utah's young trio of 20-something stars in the making — Gordon Hayward, Trey Burke and Derrick Favors — were real... Fri, 16 Jan 2015 18:40:00 MST Utah Jazz Analysis: Golden State's offensive explosion too much for Jazz The Golden State Warriors are arguably the best team in basketball right now. It certainly looked that way Tuesday as they... Wed, 14 Jan 2015 10:06:19 MST Brad Rock: Ex-Utah Utes star Andrew Bogut back in driver's seat with Golden State Injury problems plague ex-Ute center Andrew Bogut again, but against the Jazz he's his serviceable self. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 22:55:00 MST Utah Jazz center Enes Kanter returns to the starting lineup Kanter also said he's got a couple of things he'd like to do before his important offseason gets here. Tue, 13 Jan 2015 21:35:00 MST League-leading Golden State stages strong 2nd half to beat the Utah Jazz Tue, 13 Jan 2015 18:40:00 MST Enes Kanter resumes starting role, Trevor Booker out tonight vs. Warriors Coach Quin Snyder's starting lineup decision was based on multiple factors, including the fact that Kanter has been a regular... Tue, 13 Jan 2015 10:50:00 MST Communication a key for the Utah Jazz's success The Jazz spent part of Monday’s practice talking about talking, which helps every aspect of their game but doesn't... Mon, 12 Jan 2015 19:50:00 MST Who's the Utah Jazz's starting center: Kanter or Gobert? Coach Snyder not too concerned about it Quin Snyder, the man who makes that decision for Utah’s NBA team, joked that everybody on the team wants to start. Sun, 11 Jan 2015 21:40:00 MST Utah Jazz Analysis: Harden, Houston too much for tired Utah squad The Utah Jazz caught a case of the tired legs. The Houston Rockets had no trouble with the Jazz, running away with the 97-82... Sun, 11 Jan 2015 11:12:09 MST Utah Jazz big man Enes Kanter returns after 4-game injury absence Kanter scores a game-high 16 points in a limited performance while playing for the first time in a week. Sat, 10 Jan 2015 23:50:00 MST Utah Jazz get more than their fill of turnovers in a loss at Houston Easy things weren’t so easy for the Jazz as they bumbled the ball all night long in a sloppy 97-82 loss to the Rockets... Sat, 10 Jan 2015 22:45:00 MST Trevor Booker drills amazing shot in Utah Jazz's tough loss to OKC (+video) Jazz forward Trevor Booker and his cousin might be the only ones who'd ever seen something like what happened Friday night. Sat, 10 Jan 2015 10:13:22 MST Utah Jazz Analysis: OKC stars lead the way in the fourth in defeating Utah 99-94 After playing quite well the entire evening, the Utah Jazz showed some of their youth down the stretch. The veteran Oklahoma... Sat, 10 Jan 2015 08:40:00 MST Utah Jazz Analysis: Utah's dazzling second half leads to big 97-77 win over Chicago In one of their best performances of the year, the Utah Jazz stunned what has been a red-hot Chicago Bulls team, 97-77. The... Thu, 08 Jan 2015 09:20:00 MST Defensive dandy leads Utah Jazz to stunning win over Chicago Bulls Utah begins a tough three-game road trip by holding Chicago to a season-low in scoring for an impressive victory. Wed, 07 Jan 2015 22:00:00 MST Depleted Jazz face tough road trip beginning with red-hot Bulls The Utah Jazz could be missing several starters when they play the Chicago Bulls, winners of 10 of their last 11 games,... Tue, 06 Jan 2015 16:31:37 MST Short-handed Jazz make spirited comeback, but fall short against Pacers The Utah Jazz were playing without three starters, but nearly came back to beat the Indiana Pacers Monday night. Mon, 05 Jan 2015 22:50:00 MST Yeomans: A 4-team playoff isn't the answer in deciding a national champion in college football Examining why the four-team college football playoff isn't the best answer when determining a true champion. Sun, 04 Jan 2015 20:55:00 MST Jazz proved some points in win over Minnesota In its one-sided victory over the Timberwolves in Minneapolis Saturday, the Utah Jazz proved a few points. Sun, 04 Jan 2015 17:05:00 MST Injury-depleted Jazz cruise to road victory over Minnesota Forced into scramble mode by a raft of injuries that left depth at shooting guard almost nonexistent and kept center Enes... Sat, 03 Jan 2015 22:30:00 MST After slow start, Jazz battle back behind bench but drop duel to Hawks It didn't look good when the Utah Jazz fell behind by 19 points in the first quarter of Friday's game against Atlanta. But... Fri, 02 Jan 2015 22:55:00 MST Trey Burke hopes improved shooting will continue Utah guard Trey Burke has struggled with his field-goal shooting again this year, but hopes his improvement the past two... Thu, 01 Jan 2015 18:10:00 MST Utah Jazz analysis: Utah's late 4th-quarter run leads to 100-94 win over Minnesota Despite having some bad news earlier in the day, the Utah Jazz dug deep in the fourth quarter to capture yet another win,... Wed, 31 Dec 2014 10:30:00 MST Gordon Hayward fuels 4th-quarter rally as Jazz top Timberwolves Utah's Trey Burke and Minnesota's Shabazz Muhammad were traded for each other on draft night in 2013. On Tuesday night, they... Tue, 30 Dec 2014 23:10:00 MST Poor foul shooting hurts Jazz in close loss to Clippers The Utah Jazz stayed close to the L.A. Clippers for most of the game before falling 101-97 Monday night thanks to a bunch of... Mon, 29 Dec 2014 23:10:00 MST Coming off ugly win over Sixers, Jazz face an angry Clippers team Monday night Things will get tougher for the Utah Jazz, who play the Clippers in Los Angeles Monday night, after struggling to beat... Sun, 28 Dec 2014 18:41:29 MST Utah Jazz analysis: Utah a bit less ugly than Philadelphia in a 88-71 victory While the game was certainly hard on the eyes and the EnergySolutions Arena rims, the Utah Jazz used a late fourth-quarter... Sun, 28 Dec 2014 15:13:51 MST Jazz shoot poorly but find a way to beat the woeful 76ers The Jazz shot a season-low 35.7 percent from the field and 17.4 percent from 3-point range, but were able to hang on against... Sat, 27 Dec 2014 21:50:00 MST After second-toughest schedule, Jazz slate to lighten up a bit The Utah Jazz have played the second-toughest schedule in the NBA so far this season, but they'll get to play the two teams... Thu, 25 Dec 2014 14:55:00 MST Utah Jazz gave their coach improvement for Christmas The team has a few days off after a 3-3 record on its recent road trip, and everybody likes the direction they're headed. Tue, 23 Dec 2014 21:25:00 MST Utah Jazz Analysis: How the Jazz got a big road win over Memphis What better way to end a six-game road trip than by scoring a spirited victory over a very good contender? The Utah Jazz did... Tue, 23 Dec 2014 09:01:35 MST Christmas comes early for Utah Jazz in Memphis The Jazz ended their pre-Christmas road trip at the FedEx Forum on Monday with a shocking 97-91 win over the Grizzlies. Mon, 22 Dec 2014 20:30:00 MST Rapid Fire: Hamson cements her legacy; Utah State basketball and football heading in different directions Last week was a busy one in local sports: Jennifer Hamson and the BYU volleyball team played for a national championship; the... Mon, 22 Dec 2014 10:05:05 MST Jazz forward Trevor Booker to miss Monday's game at Memphis Backup power forward remained in Charlotte for an undisclosed medical reason, but will be back after the road trip ends. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 19:55:00 MST