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NBA commissioner says 'best guess' is 2020-21 season won’t start till January

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Sep 22nd - 2:44pm

NBA commissioner Adam Silver said Tuesday at CITIZEN by CNN his “best guess” is that the season won’t begin until January.

Patrick Kinahan: Jazz owner not interested in censoring her players' beliefs

Patrick Kinahan, Contributor  |  Posted Sep 15th - 10:13am

All the tremendous amount of political posturing and social activism that is forcefully dominating the country sometimes has put Gail Miller in an uncomfortable position as a community leader.

Larry H. Miller quietly built a large coin collection valued at $25M. Now it’s being sold for charity

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Sep 14th - 2:57pm

Throughout the years until his death in 2009, Larry H. Miller wasn’t just a Utah business magnate and NBA owner, he was also an avid coin collector — and left behind a wide array of rare coins worth millions.

'Going from good to great is really hard': Dennis Lindsey and Justin Zanik detail offseason plans — at least as best they can

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Sep 9th - 8:13pm

Lindsey, Utah’s executive vice president of basketball operations, and Jazz general manager Justin Zanik are tasked with coming up with a plan with a lot of unknowns surrounding them.

Rudy Gobert named to NBA All-Defensive team

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Sep 8th - 5:57pm

On Tuesday, the Utah Jazz center was named to All-NBA Defensive First Team. It‘s the fourth straight season Gobert has earned the recognition.

What's next? A look at the offseason priorities for the Jazz

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Sep 4th - 3:12pm

It was a season that began with cautious championship aspirations. It ended in the same result: a first-round loss. But it also ended with a sense of pride and, maybe surprising to some, with optimism for the future.

Donovan Mitchell ascended in the playoffs — and the Utah Jazz star will likely continue to rise

Ryan Miller,  |  Updated Sep 2nd - 8:36pm

Moments after a somber walk away from the court, Donovan Mitchell sat in front of a camera. With red, tear-stained eyes, he made a proclamation: “This is just the beginning, man. This is just the beginning.”

'Shouldn’t have even been in this situation': Jazz lament missed chances following 1st round collapse

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Sep 2nd - 8:28am

Utah lost a 3-1 series lead for the first time in franchise history. No amount of records (and there are more than a few) or historic performances will help Donovan Mitchell get over the fact that he feels his team should still be playing.

Golden Nuggets: Utah Jazz’s 3-1 series lead in 1st round tarnished by less-than-sterling Game 7 loss

Ryan Miller,  |  Updated Sep 1st - 10:47pm

Mike Conley’s 3-pointer at the buzzer rolled on the rim, then rolled out. The Utah Jazz rallied from a 19-point deficit but the Denver Nuggets held on to beat the Utah Jazz 80-78 Tuesday in Game 7 to advance to the West semifinals.

Utah Jazz 2020 NBA playoffs: Round 1 recap vs. Denver Nuggets Sports  |  Updated Sep 1st - 10:18pm

Move over, Houston Problem, Utah now has a Denver Dilemma. See what's coming up next in the Jazz's first-round series against the Nuggets by following along on this page for the schedule, results and statistics as well as previews, recaps and analysis.

Mitchell-Murray historic duel comes down to Game 7

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Aug 31st - 5:54pm

The historic duel will end — appropriately end — with a win-or-go-home Game 7.

Angry Donovan Mitchell after Game 6 loss: Now it's Jazz's turn to 'play like we don't want to go home'

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Aug 30th - 11:18pm

In the playoffs, a game can change everything. Donovan Mitchell and the Utah Jazz have the chance to flip the narrative back, but they'll have to do it in a win-or-go home Game 7 against the Denver Nuggets.

Jamal Murray drops 50 again and sends Jazz-Nuggets series to a 1st-round Game 7

Ryan Miller,  |  Updated Aug 30th - 10:27pm

For the third straight game, the Jazz looked simply disinterested in guarding Jamal Murray. The Denver point guard scored another 50 — his second 50-point night in three games — and the Nuggets topped the Jazz 119-107 Sunday night in Game 6.

'A hard thing to do': Jazz, Nuggets both feeling weight of protests as series restarts

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Aug 29th - 6:19pm

The NBA Playoffs resume this weekend — Utah and Denver are now scheduled to meet in Game 6 at 6:30 p.m. MDT Sunday — but the games have taken a backseat to things the players see as much more important: racial inequality, social justice and police accountability.

NBA to restart playoffs Saturday along with new initiatives; Jazz play Sunday

Ryan Miller,  |  Updated Aug 28th - 2:56pm

In a joint statement Friday, following two days of postponed games amid protests of police brutality, the National Basketball Players Association and the NBA announced that all parties had agreed to return to the court this weekend — along with new initiatives to promote change.

Vivint Arena and select Megaplex Theatres to be used for polling centers on Election Day

Ryan Miller,  |  Updated Aug 28th - 11:18am

Utah Jazz and the Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment group are answering the call to help make voting for accessible to Utahns.

NBA players decide to continue with playoffs, but Thursday's games are postponed

Ryan Miller,  |  Updated Aug 27th - 6:00pm

According to multiple reports, the NBA players have decided to continue with the playoffs.

Players boycott NBA playoff games in protest over the shooting of Jacob Blake; future of postseason uncertain

Ryan Miller,  |  Updated Aug 26th - 10:18pm

NBA players are sitting out playoff games in protest over the police shooting of Jacob Blake.

The yips? 'Distracted' Jazz let the Nuggets back into game — and back into series

Ryan Miller,  |  Posted Aug 25th - 10:47pm

Jazz coach Quin Snyder said his team got distracted late in their Game 5 loss on Tuesday. And there were plenty of plays that showed that was plenty accurate.