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Ryan Smith says there's an argument the Jazz went 'too clean' in rebrand

Ryan Smith says there's an argument the Jazz went 'too clean' in rebrand

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted June 22 - 8:42 a.m.

Utah Jazz owner Ryan Smith admitted that there's an argument the Jazz went a bit "too clean" with the new rebrand. He also discussed Utah's coaching search and this week's draft.
Utah Jazz officially reveal their new rebrand

Utah Jazz officially reveal their new rebrand

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted June 17 - 11:43 a.m.

The Jazz revealed their new colors and jerseys on Friday
Have You Seen This? Donovan Mitchell rakes at Mets BP while Jazz prep for redesign

Have You Seen This? Donovan Mitchell rakes at Mets BP while Jazz prep for redesign

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted June 16 - 5:16 p.m.

Donovan Mitchell's basketball career probably wouldn't have looked the same if it were not for a wrist injury in high school.
Former No. 2 pick Jabari Parker participates in Jazz minicamp

Former No. 2 pick Jabari Parker participates in Jazz minicamp

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted June 13 - 4:02 p.m.

The Jazz couldn't draft Jabari Parker in 2014. Eight years later, their fates could collide.
Here are the candidates for the Utah Jazz head coaching job

Here are the candidates for the Utah Jazz head coaching job

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Updated June 10 - 3:28 p.m.

Danny Ainge is in the process of determining just how wide to cast the net as he searches for the next head coach of the Utah Jazz.
Former BYU guard Alex Barcello works out for Utah Jazz

Former BYU guard Alex Barcello works out for Utah Jazz

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted June 7 - 1:59 p.m.

Alex Barcello isn't expected to be picked on June 23, but hat hasn't allowed to stop his NBA dreams. In fact, he's used that to fuel them.
Jazz won't rush to hire Quin Snyder's replacement

Jazz won't rush to hire Quin Snyder's replacement

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted June 6 - 6:37 p.m.

Danny Ainge said he's been formulating a preliminary list of names since the end of the season in case Snyder chose to not return for next season.
'Sense of loss and sorrow and sadness': Quin Snyder says goodbye to the Utah Jazz

'Sense of loss and sorrow and sadness': Quin Snyder says goodbye to the Utah Jazz

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted June 6 - 2:33 p.m.

One day after the decision was announced, Quin Snyder explained why he chose to step down as Utah Jazz head coach.
Quin Snyder steps down as head coach of Utah Jazz

Quin Snyder steps down as head coach of Utah Jazz

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Updated June 6 - 8:37 a.m.

Quin Snyder has decided to step down as head coach of the Utah Jazz.
Patrick Kinahan: Surprise? Not if Mitchell was paying attention to Snyder's lack of commitment

Patrick Kinahan: Surprise? Not if Mitchell was paying attention to Snyder's lack of commitment

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted June 5 - 8:44 p.m.

Within hours of the announcement that Quin Snyder was done as the Utah Jazz coach, the accompanying story followed on Donovan Mitchell's thoughts about the resignation.
Quin Snyder's future with the Utah Jazz reportedly 'unclear'

Quin Snyder's future with the Utah Jazz reportedly 'unclear'

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted May 31 - 10:28 p.m.

The waiting game continues for the Utah Jazz.
Jazz bring in 18 free agents for mini camp in search of someone 'who can contribute'

Jazz bring in 18 free agents for mini camp in search of someone 'who can contribute'

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted May 31 - 4:53 p.m.

Eighteen NBA free agents have come to Salt Lake City with the hopes of continuing their careers.
Even without a pick, the Utah Jazz begin pre-draft workouts

Even without a pick, the Utah Jazz begin pre-draft workouts

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted May 26 - 2:12 p.m.

The Utah Jazz currently don't have a single pick in this year's NBA draft. The key word: currently.
Rudy Gobert named to 6th straight all-defensive team

Rudy Gobert named to 6th straight all-defensive team

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted May 20 - 6:36 p.m.

On Friday, Gobert was selected to the NBA All-Defensive First Team selections for the sixth straight season.
Utah Jazz legend John Stockton writes letter of support for Jan. 6 Capitol rioter

Utah Jazz legend John Stockton writes letter of support for Jan. 6 Capitol rioter

Jacob Scholl, KSL.com  |  Posted May 19 - 11:04 a.m.

Retired Utah Jazz star John Stockton has written a letter of support for a Kaysville woman who pleaded guilty to participating in the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol riot.
Has the current Jazz roster peaked? Here's what Gobert, Mitchell had to say

Has the current Jazz roster peaked? Here's what Gobert, Mitchell had to say

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted May 18 - 1:10 p.m.

Jazz coach Quin Snyder said the Jazz were a "spark" away from making a run. A spark that's been consistently missing in the postseason.
'Legacy assured': Jazz icon Frank Layden came to Utah a coach but became much more

'Legacy assured': Jazz icon Frank Layden came to Utah a coach but became much more

Kathy Aiken for KSL.com  |  Posted May 12 - 8:42 a.m.

Frank Layden helped bring the Utah Jazz to Utah and made sure the team stayed in Salt Lake City.
Patrick Kinahan: Snyder squanders chance to silence uncertainty about future with Jazz

Patrick Kinahan: Snyder squanders chance to silence uncertainty about future with Jazz

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted May 10 - 11:28 a.m.

Credit Quin Snyder for refusing to get pinned down on the one issue that is perplexing much of the Utah Jazz fan base.
On future with Jazz, Quin Snyder 'not comfortable' talking about contract

On future with Jazz, Quin Snyder 'not comfortable' talking about contract

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted May 9 - 4:41 p.m.

In some aspects, Snyder didn't sound like a man that was ready to leave. Yet, when given a chance to squash the reports of him potentially leaving, he chose to deflect.
Juancho Hernangomez a pleasant surprise for Jazz, but that doesn't assure he'll be back

Juancho Hernangomez a pleasant surprise for Jazz, but that doesn't assure he'll be back

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted May 6 - 2:42 p.m.

Juancho Hernangomez is in a strange position entering the offseason.
Jared Butler is hopeful opportunity will come after rocky rookie season

Jared Butler is hopeful opportunity will come after rocky rookie season

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted May 4 - 10:46 a.m.

Butler may have had plenty of what he described as "pivotal" movements during his first year in the NBA, but he wasn't really pivotal to Utah's plans on the court. He's hopeful that'll change next season.
Patrick Kinahan: Jazz shouldn't linger long with Snyder

Patrick Kinahan: Jazz shouldn't linger long with Snyder

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted May 2 - 10:02 a.m.

After the team's disappointing yet predictable exit in the first round of the playoffs, Utah Jazz executives go into the offseason searching for answers to several questions.
Jazz GM addresses reports surrounding Quin Snyder, Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert

Jazz GM addresses reports surrounding Quin Snyder, Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 29 - 3:53 p.m.

Utah Jazz general manager Justin Zanik was light on specifics Friday as he met with the media barely half day removed from Utah's season-ending loss.
Donovan Mitchell was asked if he wanted to stay in Utah. Here's what he said

Donovan Mitchell was asked if he wanted to stay in Utah. Here's what he said

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 29 - 9:32 a.m.

The Utah Jazz were eliminated from the playoffs on Thursday, officially beginning what is expected to be a busy offseason.
'I was scared': Last-second Bogdanovic miss a relief to Mavericks — in many ways

'I was scared': Last-second Bogdanovic miss a relief to Mavericks — in many ways

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 29 - 1:53 a.m.

The final play only lasted 4.3 seconds, but it was the difference between a Game 7 on Saturday or a first-round series win.
A travel, a missed 3 and the Jazz season ends in Game 6 loss to Dallas

A travel, a missed 3 and the Jazz season ends in Game 6 loss to Dallas

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Updated April 29 - 12:40 a.m.

The Dallas Mavericks beat the Jazz 98-96 in Thursday's Game 6 to win the series 4-2.
Jazz Game 6 blog: Bogdanovic's game-winning attempt rims out as Jazz fall to Mavs

Jazz Game 6 blog: Bogdanovic's game-winning attempt rims out as Jazz fall to Mavs

Ryan Miller and Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated April 28 - 10:28 p.m.

It's win or go home for the Utah Jazz.
Jazz assistant coach Keyon Dooling charged with fraud, placed on administrative leave

Jazz assistant coach Keyon Dooling charged with fraud, placed on administrative leave

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 27 - 5:30 p.m.

Utah Jazz assistant coach Keyon Dooling was among 19 people charged with conspiracy to commit fraud on Wednesday.
Donovan Mitchell says he's 'ready to go' for Thursday's elimination game

Donovan Mitchell says he's 'ready to go' for Thursday's elimination game

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 27 - 3:49 p.m.

The day after an MRI on his left hamstring was negative, the Utah Jazz star guard said he would be ready to play as Utah faces elimination Thursday at Vivint Arena.
From the comments: It's been hard to root for this version of the Jazz

From the comments: It's been hard to root for this version of the Jazz

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 26 - 5:43 p.m.

How is the fan base feeling after watching Utah set a record of futility by going 3 of 30 from deep? Let's head to the comments.
Donovan Mitchell's hamstring MRI negative, status for Game 6 undecided

Donovan Mitchell's hamstring MRI negative, status for Game 6 undecided

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted April 26 - 1:19 p.m.

The Utah Jazz announced Tuesday that star shooting guard Donovan Mitchell underwent MRI testing on his left hamstring, and the results came back negative.
Patrick Kinahan: Reeling Jazz reduced to playing for pride

Patrick Kinahan: Reeling Jazz reduced to playing for pride

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted April 26 - 10:36 a.m.

Essentially with the season on the line, the current version of the Utah Jazz responded with one of the most embarrassing performances in franchise history.
Donovan Mitchell's status for Game 6 could be in question after suffering hamstring injury

Donovan Mitchell's status for Game 6 could be in question after suffering hamstring injury

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 26 - 12:48 a.m.

Donovan Mitchell left Game 5 early with a hamstring injury.
Jazz pushed to brink of elimination after historically bad shooting night in Game 5 loss

Jazz pushed to brink of elimination after historically bad shooting night in Game 5 loss

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Updated April 26 - 12:16 a.m.

Luka Doncic's 19-point third quarter was the exclamation point to Dallas' emphatic win over Utah in Game 5 as the Mavericks took a 3-2 lead in the first-round series.
Playoff Luka Doncic has entered the chat — as the Jazz look to exit

Playoff Luka Doncic has entered the chat — as the Jazz look to exit

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted April 25 - 11:43 p.m.

It took four-and-a-half games, but the very thing every Utah fan, player and coach had dreaded ever since the playoff matchup was revealed had finally arrived: Playoff Luka.
Jazz Game 5 blog: Luka Doncic ruled the day, and the Mavs close to series win

Jazz Game 5 blog: Luka Doncic ruled the day, and the Mavs close to series win

Ryan Miller and Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Updated April 25 - 10:17 p.m.

After Utah's improbable win in Game 4, the Jazz and Mavericks return to Dallas for Monday's Game 5 with the series knotted at two games a piece.
Pardon his French: Rudy Gobert fined $25K for profane walk-off interview

Pardon his French: Rudy Gobert fined $25K for profane walk-off interview

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 24 - 6:44 p.m.

The league fined Rudy Gobert $25,000 for his spontaneous colorful language during his walk-off interview with NBATV on Saturday.
From the comments: Will Game 4's thrilling win have a lasting impact on the Jazz?

From the comments: Will Game 4's thrilling win have a lasting impact on the Jazz?

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 24 - 6:32 p.m.

The Jazz spoiled Luka Doncic's return and sparked some hope in the process. Let's head to the comments.
'The crowd felt it; we felt it': Bogdanovic's defense sparks Jazz win over Mavericks

'The crowd felt it; we felt it': Bogdanovic's defense sparks Jazz win over Mavericks

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 23 - 8:24 p.m.

Bojan Bogdanovic sparked a defensive performance in Utah's win in Game 4 that the Jazz have been searching for since the beginning of the season.
Donovan to Rudy: Late alley-oop sends Jazz to victory in Game 4

Donovan to Rudy: Late alley-oop sends Jazz to victory in Game 4

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Updated April 23 - 7:46 p.m.

Donovan Mitchell cut through the paint and lobbed it up for Rudy Gobert who slammed it home.
Luka Doncic almost got the best of Jazz in playoff debut — until he didn't

Luka Doncic almost got the best of Jazz in playoff debut — until he didn't

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted April 23 - 7:36 p.m.

Luka Doncic was doing everything right — until the Mavericks gave Utah one final look, an alley-oop from Donovan Mitchell to Rudy Gobert.
Jazz-Mavs Game 4 blog: Utah evens series at 2 games apiece

Jazz-Mavs Game 4 blog: Utah evens series at 2 games apiece

Ryan Miller and Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated April 23 - 5:27 p.m.

The Utah Jazz face a near must-win game on Saturday in Game 4 of their first-round series against the Dallas Mavericks.
From the comments: Is the end of an era looming for the Jazz?

From the comments: Is the end of an era looming for the Jazz?

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 12:23 p.m.

The Utah Jazz got booed off their home court (multiple times, even) during a Game 3 loss to the Dallas Mavericks Thursday.
Jazz booed by own fans in Game 3; it wasn't hard to see why

Jazz booed by own fans in Game 3; it wasn't hard to see why

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 22 - 12:44 a.m.

The fans sent their beloved Utah Jazz to the locker room with boos and jeers in Game 3.
After Game 3 loss, Jazz searching for moral victories

After Game 3 loss, Jazz searching for moral victories

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Updated April 22 - 12:16 a.m.

The Utah Jazz will always have the third quarter. That didn't mean much by the end.
Jalen Brunson giving Jazz fans another star from Dallas to worry about

Jalen Brunson giving Jazz fans another star from Dallas to worry about

Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Posted April 21 - 11:03 p.m.

If Jazz fans didn't know who Brunson was before this series, they sure do now; and he's proving Doncic is not the only star in Dallas they need to worry about ending their season early.
Jazz Game 3 blog: Same problems doom Utah in home loss

Jazz Game 3 blog: Same problems doom Utah in home loss

Ryan Miller and Caleb Turner, KSL.com  |  Updated April 21 - 9:59 p.m.

The first-round series moves to Utah for Thursday's Game 3 with the Jazz and Dallas Mavericks tied up 1-1.
Luka Doncic is 'getting better' and is hopeful to return soon

Luka Doncic is 'getting better' and is hopeful to return soon

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 20 - 12:58 p.m.

Luka Doncic is getting closer to a return. And it could come as soon as Thursday's Game 3 at Vivint Arena.
From the comments: ESPN's Stephen A. Smith can relate to some Jazz fans

From the comments: ESPN's Stephen A. Smith can relate to some Jazz fans

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 19 - 6:36 p.m.

The Jazz return to Salt Lake City after splitting the first two games of the series with the Dallas Mavericks. So everyone's pretty optimistic, right?
'It's not Game 6': Jazz taking the positive route after Game 2 defeat

'It's not Game 6': Jazz taking the positive route after Game 2 defeat

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 19 - 12:11 a.m.

Utah's Game 2 loss on Monday brought back some horrid memories of last season's Game 6 defeat to the LA Clippers. The good news: It wasn't season-ending.
'We've got to guard the ball': Familiar script dooms Jazz in Game 2 loss to Mavs

'We've got to guard the ball': Familiar script dooms Jazz in Game 2 loss to Mavs

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Updated April 18 - 11:01 p.m.

The Mavericks spread out attack resulted in a 110-104 over the Jazz in Game 2 of the best-of-seven series.
Jalen Brunson becomes latest player to torch Jazz in playoffs

Jalen Brunson becomes latest player to torch Jazz in playoffs

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted April 18 - 10:48 p.m.

The Dallas Mavericks guard had a career night as he led the home team to a win over the Jazz to even up the series 1-1 in the first-round playoff matchup.
Jazz Game 2 blog: Mavericks even up series with hot 3-point shooting

Jazz Game 2 blog: Mavericks even up series with hot 3-point shooting

Ryan Miller and Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Updated April 18 - 9:09 p.m.

The Utah Jazz will try to steal their second game on the road in Game 2 of the Western Conference first round Monday in Dallas.
'A cool way to win': Why the Jazz were different in the clutch in Game 1

'A cool way to win': Why the Jazz were different in the clutch in Game 1

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 17 - 8:27 p.m.

The Jazz were in the same situation they had been time and time before; this time, though, they broke through. Utah hung on at the end.
Rudy Gobert had one shot attempt in Game 1; he was still the reason the Jazz won

Rudy Gobert had one shot attempt in Game 1; he was still the reason the Jazz won

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Posted April 16 - 6:14 p.m.

How can a player that scores 5 points take over a contes? Gobert answered that question on Saturday.
Can Mavs feel optimistic after Game 1 loss to Jazz? Here's why they might

Can Mavs feel optimistic after Game 1 loss to Jazz? Here's why they might

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted April 16 - 5:48 p.m.

Even without Doncic, one of the top shot creators in the league and a force on the defensive glass, Dallas had a chance.
Patrick Kinahan: Prolonged shooting slump doesn't faze O'Neale

Patrick Kinahan: Prolonged shooting slump doesn't faze O'Neale

Patrick Kinahan for KSL.com  |  Posted April 16 - 4:24 p.m.

If Quin Snyder's sentiments are true, which they are, Royce O'Neale undoubtedly is fully aware of his increasing legions of distractors among the Utah Jazz fan base.
Royce O'Neale delivers final blow as Jazz take Game 1 over Dallas

Royce O'Neale delivers final blow as Jazz take Game 1 over Dallas

Ryan Miller, KSL.com  |  Updated April 16 - 4:06 p.m.

The biggest moment of Game 1 belonged to Royce O'Neale.
Jazz Game 1 blog: Mitchell, Jazz turn back Doncic-less Mavs in series opener

Jazz Game 1 blog: Mitchell, Jazz turn back Doncic-less Mavs in series opener

Ryan Miller and Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated April 16 - 1:52 p.m.

Mitchell finished with a team-high 32 points, six rebounds and six assists to help the Jazz steal a road win from the Luka Doncic-less Mavericks, 99-93 in Game 1 of the Western Conference first-round series at the American Airlines Center in Dallas.