Basketball

Utah basketball hopes to continue rise

Larry Krystkowiak

SALT LAKE CITY — Since Larry Krystkowiak arrived as Utah’s head coach four years ago, the Utes have improved every season, going from six to 21 wins. If that trajectory continues, they...

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Haws highlights BYU hoops tipoff

PROVO – Senior guard Tyler Haws led all scorers in a smooth offensive display at the annual Cougar Tipoff as the white team won the first half 34-27, and the...


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Snyder, new-look Jazz are in for more growing pains

When it comes to the 2014-15 version of the Utah Jazz, expectations are understandably low. They were like that last season and the season before that and, if...


Sports

Jazz trim roster, waive a pair of players

SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah Jazz announced Wednesday that the team has waived forward Jack Cooley and guard Dahntay Jones. Following the moves, Utah’s...


Sports

Kanter leads Jazz past Thunder 105-91

OKLAHOMA CITY — Enes Kanter scored 27 points to help the Utah Jazz defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder 105-91 in preseason action Tuesday night. Kanter made 12...


Utah Jazz

Jazz build around young core and new coach

The Utah Jazz made sweeping changes to the team in the offseason and they started at the top. In June, the Jazz hired Quin Snyder to become the eighth coach in...


Basketball

Jazz rout defenseless Lakers, 119-86

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Gordon Hayward scored 16 points to lead a balanced offense and the Utah Jazz beat the Los Angeles Lakers 119-86 in a preseason game Thursday...


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Rahe's Wildcats go all for one, one for all

Granted, it’s probably not very often, but there are times during the off season when Randy Rahe leaves basketball. And yet basketball never leaves him....


Basketball

Gobert's double-double lift Jazz past Clippers

SALT LAKE CITY  — Trey Burke scored 16 points and had eight assists while Rudy Gobert chipped in 11 points and 20 rebounds to lift the Utah Jazz to a 102...


Sports

Jazz spank Blazers in preseason opener

SALT LAKE CITY — Alec Burks scored 12 points and Derrick Favors added 10 points and 11 rebounds, leading the Utah Jazz to a 92-73 exhibition victory over the...


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Former WSU star Lillard vows the best is yet to come

PORTLAND, Ore. — Damian Lillard’s obvious skills meant his star was already on the rise last season. Then The Shot happened. Lillard’s buzzer-...


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