The Utah Jazz announced today that Igor Kokoskov (kuh-KOS-kov) was hired as assistant coach, joining Head Coach Quin Snyder’s staff. In addition, Andrae Patterson has been named as player personnel/player programs coordinator. Kokoskov has spent 15 seasons as an assistant coach in the NBA, most recently with the Orlando Magic during the 2014-15 season. His previous [...]
If a guy pretends he was drafted during the 2015 NBA Draft you would think that people would catch on pretty quick, but Connor Toole stands seven feet tall so he managed to convince quite a number of people. The best part is that heShow More Summary
And with the 61st pick in the 2015 NBA draft, the Utah Jazz select...Connor Toole of Elite Daily. No, the 6'10" writer wasn't actually selected in Thursday's NBA draft. But between his suit and height, he certainly fooled fans standing outside Barclays Center—and the arena's security. Show More Summary
With a young core in place that features talent at all five positions, the Utah Jazz had the luxury of selecting the best players available to them in the 2015 NBA Draft. In the lottery, that was Kentucky's combo forward Trey Lyles, whom the Jazz picked up with the No. Show More Summary
The Portland Trail Blazers have acquired the draft rights to forward Daniel Diez from the Utah Jazz in exchange for cash considerations, it was announced today by President of Basketball Operations Neil Olshey.
The Jazz grabbed another guard to add to a backcourt of question marks. Olivier Hanlan has been drafted with the No. 42 pick by the Utah Jazz. He's the first Boston College player to be drafted. A high-scoring guard, Hanlan will rely...Show More Summary
Kentucky forward Trey Lyles is on his way to the Utah Jazz after being selected 12th overall in the 2015 NBA draft. Kyle Tucker of the Courier-Journal snapped a shot of the moment Lyles learned of his new home. Lyles spent one season at Kentucky, averaging 8.7 points per game and 5.2 rebounds in 23.0 minutes. Show More Summary
The Utah Jazz have selected Trey Lyles with the 12th overall pick in the 2015 NBA draft. The Jazz finished the 2014-15 season at 38-44 and have selected the 19-year-old Lyles to be the cornerstone of their rebuilding efforts for next...Show More Summary
Trey Lyles is headed to Utah. Another Kentucky Wildcat is off the board, as big man Trey Lyles was selected by the Utah Jazz with the No. 12 overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. Lyles joins top pick Karl-Anthony Towns and No. 6 pick Willie...Show More Summary
The Jazz are trying to become a playoff team and have no time to develop Burke. The Utah Jazz are attempting to trade 22-year-old point guard Trey Burke and could try to get it done on draft day, reports Deseret News' Jody Genessy. Burke just completed his second season with the team after being drafted ninth overall in the 2013 draft. Show More Summary
NBA trade rumors have the Utah Jazz looking to deal Derrick Favors and Try Burke. These Jazz trade rumors seem anchored in an attempt to lure Paul Millsap back to Utah in free agency. As the 2015 NBA Draft quickly approaches, a report...Show More Summary
The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has hired Jeff Watkinson as assistant coach/integrated player development and Zach Guthrie as manager of basketball strategy/technology. For the past three seasons, Watkinson served as the strength and conditioning coach for the Atlanta Hawks (2012-15), who won a franchise-record 60 games in 2014-15 en route to the best [...]
Trey Burke was a first-round pick by the Utah Jazz two years ago. Now, the young point guard finds himself on the trading block. Continue for updates. Jazz Seeking Burke Trade Thursday, June 25 According to Jody Genessy of the Deseret...Show More Summary
The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has named Brian Zettler as the fourth head athletic trainer in franchise history. In addition, Nick Asay has been promoted to assistant trainer and Adam Klauke has been named the team’s equipment manager. Zettler recently completed his 19th season in professional basketball and his 12th season with the [...]
Jordan (left) fought flu symptoms, fatigue, dehydration, Bryon Russell, the Utah Jazz and their 19,000 purple-and-green, screaming-mad fans.
Looking back at Jordan’s triumph over illness and the Utah Jazz.
Small-market teams unite! NBA draft season is here, when the Utah Jazz and other not-so-hot free-agent destinations can build teams through savvy scouting, pure luck and player development. The Jazz are in a better position than most. Show More Summary
Utah Jazz point guard Bryce Cotton doesn ’t have a whole bunch of NBA credentials to his name, but boy does the 22-year-old have some bounce. On Tuesday, P3 Sports Science posted a clip of Cotton flexing his 45-inch max vert, which is tied for the highest ever recorded at the institute. Show More Summary
From 1984 through 2003, 19 seasons, John Stockton suited up at point guard for the Utah Jazz. The NBA's all-time leader in assists and steals also held the record for longest tenure ever with just one team. Kobe Bryant (traded from Charlotte to Los Angeles in '96) just tied Stockton's record. Show More Summary
Glancing at Utah Jazz free agency Here’s the Deseret News reporting on the Utah Jazz, who played well towards the end of the regular season and must now figure out how to get their squad to the next level: Before the recently-concluded season ended, most experts figured the Utah Jazz would be signing a free agent or two for [...]