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Frank Layden joins SportsBeat to talk about Jazz, Jerry Sloan and memories

Rod Zundel and Jeremiah Jensen  |  Posted  May 30th - 8:24am

Any time you can hang out with former Utah Jazz coach and president Frank Layden, you have to take advantage.

Do Jazz go 'dynamic' or 'fundamental' in free agency?

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 27th - 10:38am

Jazz general manager Dennis Lindsey says that the Jazz will push to go "dynamic" in free agency first, then go "fundamental" if that doesn't work out. What does that mean?

Is Thon Maker who he says he is?

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 25th - 8:14pm

Thon Maker was fantastic in interviews with the media in Salt Lake Wednesday, saying all of the right things. Is he actually the kind of player he says he is?

Remembering Utah's 1st pro championship: the Utah Stars  |  Posted  May 22nd - 11:14pm

It’s been 45 years since the Utah Stars of the American Basketball Association brought the first-ever professional sports championship to the Wasatch Front.

'Big T' Bailey joins SportsBeat to reflect on N.C. State title, Jerry Sloan

Jeremiah Jensen and Rod Zundel  |  Posted  May 22nd - 10:58pm

Thurl Bailey was part of one of the greatest upsets in NCAA Tournament history when he helped North Carolina State win the 1983 national championship. But the Wolfpack never got to the White House as has become customary for all national champions.

LHM Group exploring significant renovations to Vivint Arena

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 20th - 12:47pm

Vivint Arena is now the sixth-oldest arena in the NBA. But instead of building a completely new building, the Miller family believes that the best course of action is for the arena to undergo major renovations.

Utah Jazz mock draft roundup

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 20th - 10:15am

Now that Tuesday's NBA Draft Lottery has come and gone, mock drafts can really begin with abandon. Here's a roundup of what the major media outlets that cover the NBA think the Jazz will do with their 12th pick in the 2016 NBA Draft.

Reports: Jeff Hornacek to coach New York Knicks

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 18th - 6:35pm

The New York Knicks have chosen to make former Utah Jazz player Jeff Hornacek head coach of the franchise, according to reports.

NBA lottery passes without surprises, Jazz stay at 12

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 17th - 9:36pm

The NBA lottery went passed without any teams jumping up in the draft order, meaning that the 2016 NBA Draft will take place in exactly the order of the teams with the worst records. The Jazz will draft twelfth.

For Jazz, hope for long odds at NBA lottery

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 17th - 2:01pm

The Jazz have pretty short odds of moving around at this year's draft lottery. The biggest impact on the local franchise might be in what happens to its competition.

Jazz would benefit from better NBA lottery

Ben Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted  May 17th - 10:16am

As the Jazz hope to win the lottery once again, fans must ask if the lottery still serves its purpose.

'I'm not scared': Legendary Jazz coach Jerry Sloan discusses difficult diagnosis

Kathy Aiken  |  Posted  May 13th - 10:50pm

Legendary Utah Jazz coach Jerry Sloan is opening up about his toughest opponent yet. Sloan was recently diagnosed with Parkinson's disease and Lewy body dementia, leaving the Hall of Fame coach in a battle not just for his future, but for his past.

Rudy Gobert scouting report: will he get an extension?

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 13th - 12:52pm

A in-depth look at Rudy Gobert's offensive game, his amazing defensive impact, and whether or not he'll get an extension this summer.

Not just logos: Jazz release new alternate jerseys, court design

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 12th - 3:21pm

While the Utah Jazz's new logos leaked yesterday, that wasn't all the Jazz had in store. Thursday morning, the franchise released new jersey designs, tweaks to their current look, and a new court design for Vivint Arena.

New Utah Jazz logos leak on internet

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 11th - 10:38am

The new logos for the Utah Jazz for next season have leaked online. A first look at the new look.

Trey Lyles scouting report: two paths for the rookie big man

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 6th - 3:17pm

Trey Lyles improved throughout his rookie season in a Jazz uniform. How he grows from here will determine whether he's a skilled role player or a two-way All-Star.

Jazz sign Quin Snyder to long-term contract extension

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 6th - 12:12pm

The Utah Jazz announced Friday that they have signed head coach Quin Snyder to a long-term contract extension to helm the franchise.

Jordan Loveridge works out for Utah Jazz in 1st post-collegiate workout

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  May 4th - 5:12pm

West Jordan native and former University of Utah forward Jordan Loveridge got an opportunity to workout for his hometown NBA team Wednesday.

Draft workouts begin in earnest for Jazz

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  May 4th - 4:39pm

The Jazz held their second draft workout Wednesday, the first available to the media. Here's what we learned about the Jazz's draft process.

Utah Jazz extend contract of coach Quin Snyder

Kareem Copeland, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 6th - 4:40pm

The Utah Jazz have extended coach Quin Snyder's contract.