LOS ANGELES — Terance Mann scored a career-high 39 points and the Los Angeles Clippers advanced to a conference final for the first time in the franchise's 51-year history, beating the Utah Jazz 131-119 on Friday night.
SALT LAKE CITY — Paul George delivered exactly what was needed to move the Los Angeles Clippers one step closer to their first conference finals berth.
LOS ANGELES — Kawhi Leonard and Paul George know it takes the two of them to make things go right if the Los Angeles Clippers are going to advance beyond the second round of the NBA playoffs for the first time. Both responded again on Monday night.
LOS ANGELES — Clippers coach Tyronn Lue was looking for a prime performance from both Paul George and Kawhi Leonard. They both delivered Grade A games to get Los Angeles back into its second-round series against Utah.
SALT LAKE CITY — Donovan Mitchell’s scoring sent the Utah Jazz into the lead and their defense closed the door.
Rudy Gobert saved Utah’s opening game of the second round with a blocked shot, the kind of play that’s earned him recognition as the NBA’s best defender.
SALT LAKE CITY — Donovan Mitchell scored 45 points to lead the Utah Jazz to a 112-109 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers in Game 1 of their Western Conference semifinals series Tuesday night.
The Utah Jazz are well-rested. The Los Angeles Clippers are “war ready,” as Paul George puts it.
SALT LAKE CITY — Donovan Mitchell hasn’t stopped thinking about the Utah Jazz blowing a 3-1 lead to Denver in last season’s playoffs.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Utah Jazz have put themselves in position to help erase a very bad memory from last year’s Florida bubble.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Donovan Mitchell scored 10 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter and the top-seeded Utah Jazz beat the Memphis Grizzlies 121-111 on Saturday night to take a 2-1 lead in the first-round series.
Mark Eaton, the 7-foot-4 shot-blocking king who twice was the NBA’s defensive player of the year during a career spent entirely with the Utah Jazz, has died. He was 64.
SALT LAKE CITY — Donovan Mitchell wanted to make up for lost time.
Utah’s Jordan Clarkson, the only player to come off the bench and score 40 points in a game this season, was announced Monday as the NBA’s Sixth Man of the Year.
SALT LAKE CITY — The Memphis Grizzlies have not completely consigned their grit-and-grind days to the past.
The NBA announced today that Utah Jazz forward Bojan Bogdanović has been named the Western Conference Player of the Week for games played from Monday, May 3, through Sunday, May 9. It marks his second Player of the Week accolade, having previously earned the Eastern Conference Player of the Week as a member of the Pacers for games played from Monday, Feb. 4, through Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019.
SALT LAKE CITY — Bojan Bogdanovic scored a career-high 48 points to rally the Utah Jazz past the Denver Nuggets 127-120 on Friday night.
SALT LAKE CITY — Dwyane Wade is an NBA owner.
SALT LAKE CITY — Rudy Gobert and Jordan Clarkson each scored 18 points and the Utah Jazz routed the Los Angeles Lakers 114-89 on Wednesday night.
SALT LAKE CITY — Rudy Gobert had 27 points and 12 rebounds, and the Utah Jazz beat the Milwaukee Bucks 129-115 on Friday night for their sixth straight victory.
SALT LAKE CITY — Rudy Gobert had seasons high of 29 points and 20 rebounds, Jordan Clarkson added a season-high 31 points, and the Utah Jazz beat the Dallas Mavericks 116-104 on Wednesday night for their 10th straight victory.
After an 11-point win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Thursday night, Donovan Mitchell was the star of the show. The 2020 NBA All-Star dropped 36 points on only 19 shots, dished out five assists and pulled down seven rebounds to help the Jazz get the win.
SALT LAKE CITY — Donovan Mitchell scored a season-high 36 points, and the Utah Jazz rallied to beat the New Orleans Pelicans 129-118 on Thursday night for their seventh straight win.
LAYTON — A Layton man has been bound over to stand trial for allegedly using youth ticket vouchers to illegally download and resell Utah Jazz tickets.
Rudy Gobert arrived in Utah seven years ago as a relative unknown, without a lot of fanfare and with some serious questions about his potential.
The Utah Jazz added depth to its guard line Wednesday with the addition of former Chicago Bulls player Shaquille Harrison.
The NBA and its teams released the first half of the upcoming 72-game schedule Friday for the 2020-21 season, and it features new wrinkles to play a compressed schedule due to starting two months later than usual due to the coronavirus pandemic.
SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Jazz unveiled new-look City Edition uniforms Monday, which feature an evolution of the gradient theme from the franchise’s iconic original in a continued celebration of the natural wonders across the team’s home state.
The condensed offseason schedule for the NBA resulted in a frenzy of a week containing the NBA Draft on Wednesday and the start of free agency Friday, as the NBA eyes the start of camp on Dec. 1 and the season on Dec. 22.
SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Jazz selected University of Kansas center Udoka Azubuike with the No. 27 pick of the NBA draft Wednesday night, after a series of moves that also reportedly landed the Jazz Syracuse wing player Elijah Hughes.
When Ryan Smith took his turn to speak Wednesday after Gail Miller announced her family and the company she oversees was selling a majority interest of the Utah Jazz to Smith and his wife Ashley, the Utah native laid out his basketball interests.
When the struggling New Orleans Jazz moved to Salt Lake City, the NBA was far from the mega-league it is now, now with multiple national TV contracts and where even small-market teams hold billion-dollar valuations.
The Larry H. Miller Group of Companies dropped a seismic surprise on the sports landscape of Utah on Wednesday morning, announcing the sale of “a majority interest” of the Utah Jazz and more to Ryan and Ashley Smith.
The Utah Jazz are reported to have completed its coaching bench with a new hire to Quin Snyder’s staff.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Nikola Jokic made the tiebreaking basket with 27 seconds left and the Denver Nuggets advanced to the second round of the playoffs by the slimmest of margins, beating the Utah Jazz 80-78 in Game 7 on Tuesday night when Mike Conley’s 3-pointer spun out at the buzzer.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Donovan Mitchell remained patient with Denver’s defense making things difficult for him.
Nikola Jokic rattled off challenges the Utah Jazz present: disciplined, formidable big man, big-time scorer, meticulous execution of their roles.
The Utah Jazz will honor the late Jerry Sloan with a uniform patch that the team will wear for the remainder of the 2020 season and playoffs, the team announced Tuesday.
The Utah Jazz will be the first team basketball fans can see on TV when the NBA resumes its season in Orlando, Florida.
Utah Jazz legend and Basketball Hall of Famer Jerry Sloan died Friday, May 22, 2020, at the age of 78. Sloan was the "Original Bull" with the Chicago Bulls as a player from 1965-76. He averaged 14 points, 7.4 rebounds, 2.5 assists and 2.2 steals per game in his career — still the only player…
Reaction to the death of longtime Utah Jazz coach and Basketball Hall of Famer Jerry Sloan, who died Friday at the age of 78, filled social media throughout the day as various people paid their respects to the man who was a basketball lion both as a coach and player, but remembered as kind, …
The Utah Jazz and AT&T SportsNet are extending their schedule of “Jazz Playback” programming as the sports shutdown related to the new coronavirus pandemic continues past two months.
Bojan Bodganovic was one of the most reliable players for the Utah Jazz in the 2019-20 season and, it turns out, was playing with an injured shooting wrist most of the time.
ESPN’s “The Last Dance,” its 10-part docuseries detailing the Chicago Bulls’ 1998 NBA title, has been great on its own and especially great, for whatever importance sports have right now, during the current void after the new coronavirus pandemic vacuumed live competition out of our lives.
As the novel coronavirus pandemic and measures to mitigate the virus’s spread continue to keep sports on hold, the Utah Jazz are adding more games to the team’s “Jazz Playback” series.
The Utah Jazz announced a reading program Wednesday aimed at helping students who are learning from home to stay engaged during the novel coronavirus pandemic.
Amid the novel coronavirus pandemic and a 5.7 magnitude earthquake and numerous aftershocks that shook up the Wasatch Front on Wednesday, Utah Jazz fans got some small relief as the team announced recent classics would re-air on the team’s cable home, AT&T SportsNet.
The NBA has suspended the 2019-20 season until further notice after Wednesday's games conclude
Apparently, Fremont High’s basketball teams picked up a new fan on Saturday at the state championship games.
Just days before the 2019-20 NBA season, the Utah Jazz and head coach Quin Snyder reached an agreement on a contract extension, the team announced Saturday.
The NBA has been a nonstop whirlwind of trades, free-agent surprises and a constant stream of news since free agency opened on the evening of June 30.