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Marcus Paige signs contract with Jazz

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Aug 22nd - 4:21pm

Four-year North Carolina point guard Marcus Paige was signed to a contract by the Utah Jazz Monday.

Jazz sign Joel Bolomboy to contract

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Aug 19th - 4:05pm

The Utah Jazz signed former Weber State forward Joel Bolomboy to a contract Friday, giving more clarity to his situation in the 2016-17 season.

How Jazz players are doing in the Olympics

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Aug 19th - 10:15am

Four Jazz players played in the Olympic basketball tournament, and three have been sent home with losses. A roundup of how the Jazzmen have played in Rio.

What happened to the Jazz's defense in the clutch?

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Aug 16th - 5:23pm

The Jazz had the third-worst defense in the NBA in clutch situations last season. Outside of that they were pretty good! Why the big difference? Let's look at some possible explanations.

10 games to watch for in the 2016-17 Jazz schedule

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Aug 12th - 10:55am

With the NBA schedule released Thursday, here are 10 games to make sure to watch in the Utah Jazz's upcoming season.

Utah Jazz announce 2016-17 regular season schedule

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Aug 11th - 5:17pm

The NBA announced its 2016-17 NBA schedule Thursday afternoon, including the full 82-game slate of the Utah Jazz.

Gordon Hayward supports good cause with tennis strength

Jeremiah Jensen  |  Posted  Aug 7th - 11:55pm

This week, Hayward picked up the tennis racquet again and finished the Of Love tennis tournament with a 6-4, 7-6 win over Scott Ward of Spanish Fork in the title match to help raise money for juvenile diabetes research.

Kalnietis leads Lithuania to 82-76 win over Jazz's Neto, Brazil

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 7th - 9:10pm

Mantas Kalnietis scored 16 as Lithuania held on for an 82-76 win over Brazil after surviving a furious comeback from the host country.

Bogut leads Australia to 87-66 victory over France in opener

Kareem Copeland, Associated Press  |  Posted  Aug 6th - 1:30pm

Andrew Bogut scored 18 as Australia upset France 87-66 in the opening men's basketball game Saturday at the Rio Games.

Gordon Hayward is surprisingly good at tennis

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Aug 5th - 10:37am

Gordon Hayward's been playing on a different type of court this week, playing in a charity tennis tournament for the benefit of juvenile diabetes. He's quite good, too.

Jazz release 2016 preseason schedule

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Aug 3rd - 1:33pm

The Utah Jazz released their preseason schedule Wednesday afternoon, revealing the six games they'll use to prepare for the 2016-17 season.

New summer additions to the Utah Jazz family

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Jul 29th - 10:45am

It's been a busy offseason for the Jazz, adding new players who figure to get significant playing time. But even those players already on the roster are making additions to their families.

What Joe Johnson brings to the Utah Jazz

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Jul 22nd - 11:15am

He's a seven-time All-Star, though in the twilight of his career. What does he figure to bring to the Jazz as a 35-year-old?

Vivint Arena to host annual in-state college basketball classic

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Jul 21st - 8:19am

Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment announced Thursday an annual basketball classic for in-state college basketball programs.

Jazz dancers to change to 'new hip-hop style' for 2016-17 season

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Jul 18th - 7:15pm

As tryouts for the Jazz Dancers take place this week, the team is trying out a new, modern direction for the long-tenured squad.

Jody Genessy breaks down new Jazz men and the Summer League  |  Posted  Jul 17th - 11:26pm

It’s been a long summer season for the Utah Jazz and some of our local college basketball players in Salt Lake City. And it’s been just as long for Deseret News writer Jody Genessy, who just returned from following the Jazz at the NBA Summer League.

Summer Locals: Bolomboy lifts Jazz by Lakers; Collinsworth helps Mavs to win

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Jul 15th - 10:26pm

It was consolation day at the NBA Summer League at the Thomas & Mack Center, which means consolation games for teams that have already been eliminated from tournament play at the non-regular season event.

All aboard the Utah Jazz hype train

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Jul 15th - 12:16pm

The Jazz are getting more love and publicity from national NBA analysts than they have in years. Here's what everyone is saying about Utah's offseason additions.

Summer Locals: Fredette, Nuggets down Jazz in tourney play; Wright, Raptors win

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Jul 14th - 8:29pm

Former BYU star Jimmer Fredette scored 12 points on 3-of-11 shooting to help the Nuggets (3-1) to an 80-60 win over the Jazz (2-3) and move into Saturday’s quarterfinals at the Thomas & Mack Center.