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Jazz trade down, draft Weber State's Bolomboy and 2 others

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Jun 24th - 12:11am

The Jazz moved around and made three second round selections in the NBA draft Thursday night in New York City. A breakdown of what they did and why they did it.

Jazz select Baylor F Taurean Prince No. 12 for Hawks

Kareem Copeland, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 23rd - 11:30pm

The Utah Jazz made their biggest move of the offseason by trading for Indiana Pacers point guard George Hill, leaving the team without a first-round pick in the NBA draft on Thursday.

Utah Jazz draft Weber State's Bolomboy in 2nd round

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Jun 23rd - 10:00pm

Former Weber State standout Joel Bolomboy was selected in the second round of Thursday's 2016 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz.

LIVE: 2016 NBA Draft Board

Jun 23rd - 4:45pm

The 2016 NBA Draft begins Thursday night as college athletes look to make a jump to the highest level of basketball. Follow along as the picks come in.

Answering reader questions before the NBA draft

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Jun 23rd - 11:06am

With a few hours to spare before the 2016 NBA draft kicks off,'s Utah Jazz beat writer Andy Larsen answers a few of your questions about the Jazz and the draft.

Utah Jazz trade No. 12 draft pick for Indiana's George Hill

Andy Larsen  |  Posted  Jun 22nd - 1:31pm

According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports, the Utah Jazz have traded the No. 12 pick in the 2016 NBA Draft for Indiana Pacers point guard George Hill.

LeBron James' legacy-defining title is rife with Utah ties

Ben Anderson, Contributor  |  Posted  Jun 21st - 10:16am

Though the Jazz were at home watching LeBron James win his third NBA title, several players with ties to the Jazz and the state of Utah played important roles in James' greatest NBA moment.

Jazz VP Walt Perrin dives deep into 2016 NBA draft prospects

Rod Zundel and Jeremiah Jensen  |  Posted  Jun 18th - 8:15pm

Jazz vice president of player personnel Walt Perrin has coordinated 91 players at various workouts at Zions Bank Basketball Center so far, and he still has five days to help the team decide whom to select with the No. 12 pick in the 2016 NBA draft.

Jazz work out intriguing prospect Van Vleet, who is familiar with SLC

Rod Zundel  |  Posted  Jun 17th - 10:31pm

Former Wichita State star Fred Van Vleet was among the latest of 88 players brought in to the Zion’s Bank Basketball Center on Friday, though he’s not likely to be selected with the Jazz’s lottery pick next week.

Sparty freshman shows off shooting in Jazz solo workout

Rod Zundel  |  Posted  Jun 16th - 7:42pm

The Jazz brought in Deyonta Davis for a solo workout at Zion’s Bank Basketball Center, and the 240-pound post player showed off his shooting range — even though he didn’t fire a single 3-pointer in his lone season with Sparty.

Frank Layden honored as Distinguished Utahn by BYU

Jeremiah Jensen  |  Posted  Jun 14th - 10:42pm

It was once said that when the list of great basketball coaches is finally ready, Frank Layden will be right there listening. The legendary Utah Jazz coach and president was spotlighted Tuesday during a meeting of the BYU Management Society.

Salt Lake City approves tax break for $125M Jazz arena renovation

Jasen Lee  |  Posted  Jun 14th - 6:15pm

The Salt Lake City Redevelopment Agency Tuesday approved a $22.7 million tax increment financing in support of a planned $125 million renovation effort for Vivint Smart Home Arena.

Here Come the Stars: the making of Utah's 1st pro sports championship

Sean Walker and Jeremiah Jensen  |  Posted  Jun 11th - 9:31pm

At the 45th anniversary of the Stars’ historic title, KSL Sports went on a cross-country trek to find the key players in the team’s magical run.

Collinsworth's whirlwind pre-draft tour stops at home

Sean Walker and Jeremiah Jensen  |  Posted  Jun 10th - 7:45pm

Former BYU star Kyle Collinsworth's life has been a whirlwind since graduation with NBA pre-draft workouts and combines, so it was nice to come home for a few days to work out with the Utah Jazz.

BYU's Collinsworth, Utah's Tucker among next round of Jazz workouts

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Jun 9th - 6:50pm

BYU's Kyle Collinsworth and Utah's Dakari Tucker will be among the six players scheduled to work out for the Utah Jazz during Friday’s predraft session at Zion’s Bank Basketball Center.

UFC adds bout in Salt Lake City at Vivint Arena

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Jun 9th - 4:04pm

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has scheduled UFC Fight Night for Aug. 6 in what would be the first-ever bout in the state of Utah at Vivint SmartHome Arena, the Utah Sports Commission announced Thursday.

Snoop Dogg misses the mark; Jordan’s ‘Flu Game’ remembered in Utah

Josh Furlong  |  Posted  Jun 9th - 11:06am

Snoop Dogg becomes the latest celebrity to miss home plate. And the Jordan Brand is celebrating the anniversary of the "Flu Game" with a special pop-up store in Salt Lake City — as if the game alone wasn’t bad enough for fan emotions.

Utah Jazz legend Jerry Sloan honored with lifetime coaching award

Sean Walker  |  Posted  Jun 8th - 8:10pm

Legendary Utah Jazz coach Jerry Sloan never won an NBA coach of the year award. But on Wednesday during halftime of Game 3 of the NBA Finals, the NBA awarded Sloan the top honor from the National Basketball Coaches Association.

City approves $22 M tax reimbursement for Jazz arena upgrade

Kareem Copeland, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 14th - 5:20pm

The city approved $22.7 million in tax incentives Tuesday for the Utah Jazz's planned $125 million arena upgrade.

Utah Jazz guard Alec Burks has offseason knee, ankle surgery

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jun 8th - 1:01pm

Utah Jazz guard Alec Burks had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee and ankle to clean out debris in the joints, and he's expected to be ready by the start of training camp.