Jazz expected to match Hornets’ max contract offer to Gordon Hayward, which is absolutely the right decision
Jul 9, 2014, 1:02 PM EDT
Small market teams like Utah and Charlotte don’t have much of a choice.
Jul 4, 2014, 4:59 PM EDT
Jazz get a shooter, the Raptors get cap space.
Jun 25, 2014, 10:01 PM EDT
The Jazz have some good young players all under 23, they will be adding to that mix and counting on Quin Snyder to develop these guys.
Jun 23, 2014, 10:00 PM EDT
Utah was reportedly already willing to surrender No. 5, Derrick Favors
Jun 23, 2014, 4:24 PM EDT
Kanter had planned to play for Turkey late this summer.
Jun 23, 2014, 2:52 PM EDT
I don’t buy the idea Jabari Parker would tank a workout. Not in the least.
Jun 9, 2014, 8:34 PM EDT
It’s all about player development.
Jun 6, 2014, 5:59 PM EDT
Snyder could reportedly try to add Ettore Messina to staff
Jun 6, 2014, 1:05 PM EDT
Brad Jones, Alvin Gentry and Adrian Griffin are also on the short list.
Apr 23, 2014, 6:41 PM EDT
Utah needs a coach good at player development, Synder could be a fit.
Apr 21, 2014, 4:23 PM EDT
Jazz have promising roster to lure replacement
Jan 28, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
With the first half of the season in the books, let’s look at five players who deserve to get a little more burn the rest of the way. John Henson, F/C, Milwaukee Bucks Before we get to Henson, let’s travel in the way back machine to the 2009-10 season. If you’ll remember, Kurt Rambis was…
Jan 14, 2014, 11:43 AM EDT
The Suns’ Gerald Green got a lot of play last night for his impressive reverse throwdown on a breakaway, but there were no defenders in his way on that one. That’s why I think J.J. Hickson had the best dunk of the night — the Nuggets’ big man went up as the Jazz’s Derrick Favors…
Jan 14, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
The Memphis Grizzlies traded Rudy Gay and reached the Western Conference Finals. The Toronto Raptors traded Gay and are streaking toward home-court advantage in the first-round of the Eastern Conference playoffs. Regardless of anything Gay did, his perceived value dropped considerably in the last two years. But might Gay be taking control of his own…
Jan 8, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
For the most part, the Utah Jazz typically fly under the radar. Occasionally they’ll pop up after unexpectedly beating a contender, like they did last night with a victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder. But other than that? You won’t hear much out of Utah. No real trade rumors, no murmurs of unhappiness, no headline…
Jan 3, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT
One of the best parts of the NBA is watching the young talent emerge, some guys you expected to be good but others that came out of left field. Along those lines, here are seven players to watch as they start to break out and find their way in their first couple NBA seasons. Anthony…
Dec 28, 2013, 2:26 AM EDT
With 11 seconds left and a tie game against the Lakers 103-103, the Jazz wisely put the ball in the hands of Gordon Hayward to create something. Derrick Favors came out by the arc and set a screen which Hayward used to drive right — Xavier Henry went over the top of the screen and…
Dec 23, 2013, 3:59 PM EDT
Oklahoma City almost took over the top spot in the rankings, until they laid an egg Sunday night. The Blazers hold on for another week, but they didn’t look elite last week even in their wins and this week sees a few big tests. 1. Trail Blazers (23-5, Last Week No. 1). If the…
Dec 12, 2013, 8:00 AM EDT
By D.J. Foster All over the league, we’ve seen young teams fighting against the tank. If the playoffs started today, the Boston Celtics and Phoenix Suns would be in the playoffs. This was unfathomable a few months ago. It wasn’t just about their rosters being bad – they were supposed to be bad. The Milwaukee…
Dec 12, 2013, 2:21 AM EDT
Our quick look around the association on a busy Wednesday night. Amar’e Stoudemire, New York Knicks. Stoudemire played 30 minutes. Stoudemire was clutch, hitting a key jumper with less than 3 minutes to go after the Bulls had stormed from 23 points back to tie the game. Stoudemire played good interior defense. Stoudemire showed a…
Dec 6, 2013, 11:38 AM EDT
Brook Lopez’s second season in the NBA the Nets went an ugly 12-70 (with him as their best player). This wasn’t a team trying to tank for the draft — the Nets got the third pick thanks to the lottery and chose Derrick Favors, who was moved in the Deron Williams deal — this was…
Dec 5, 2013, 8:00 AM EDT
I have this odd vision for the future of the NBA, and in it everyone looks like Kirk Hinrich. Well, everyone doesn’t actually look like Kirk Hinrich, but all the players are wearing goggles nonetheless. That’s not just because they look cool and I think Hinrich is the undisputed king of accessorizing, and it’s not…
Nov 19, 2013, 4:15 PM EDT
UPDATE 4:15 pm: Trey Burke went full speed at Jazz practice on Tuesday but will not make his debut on Wednesday, according to Jonathan Rinehart of the Utah Jazz. The next games after that are Friday at Dallas and Sunday at Oklahoma City for the Jazz. 12:53 pm: Utah has the worst offense in the…
Nov 18, 2013, 1:56 PM EDT
Another season, another year of the Spurs just making teams pay with their execution. Portland is flying up the rankings, on the other end Utah continues to anchor the bottom. 1. Spurs (9-1, Last Week No. 2). The winners of seven in a row, they move into the top spot as they appear the…
Nov 15, 2013, 4:56 PM EDT
If he doesn’t come back until December, is Kobe Bryant still a starting All-Star guard in the West? Or should Stephen Curry or James Harden have that spot? Does Kevin Love move past Tim Duncan into the starting lineup? Is Paul George a starter in the East? Is it time for a Derrick Rose/Kyrie Irving…
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