Now in his fourth season in the playoffs, Donovan Mitchell isn't an up-and-comer; he is the offensive star of a true contender. How he lives up to that billing will determine how far the Utah Jazz can go this season.
After spending time in the G League bubble with the Salt Lake City Stars, Toolson will head overseas to play with BG Gottingen in the German Bundesliga for the 2021-22 season, the club announced Friday.
On Thursday morning, Conley underwent an MRI to determine the significance of what he called a "little tug" in hamstring. The verdict? The Utah Jazz starting point guard suffered a mild right hamstring strain.
Last August, the Utah Jazz went up 3-1 in their first-round NBA playoff series. If you need a reminder, they lost three straight to get knocked out of the playoffs. Now, less than a year later, the Jazz find themselves in a similar situation.
Art Raymond, Deseret News | Posted May 26th - 5:10pm
While the Utah Jazz earned a No. 1 playoff seed for rolling to the best regular season record in the Western Conference, a new high-tech system is earning an assist in helping the Salt Lake City team reap the benefits of home-court advantage and bring in more fans than other playoff teams.
Do the Utah Jazz deserve credit for how close things were at the end? For the fight they showed to at least have a shot at the win in the final seconds? Sure. They should be ashamed of just about everything else in a 112-109 Game 1 loss the Grizzlies Sunday at Vivint Arena.
Most NBA experts agree on Rudy Gobert's defensive prowess and his importance to the Jazz as a whole, but there's a narrative that still exists that the best defensive player in the game gets played off the court once the postseason comes around.