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The Jazz have started their first week in the NBA by dropping all 3 games so far. In the season opener, the Jazz hosted the Thunder and lost by 3. It was a well fought game, but down the stretch the Jazz made big mistakes in turning the ball over and missing key shots. It ...The post Utah Jazz Week 1 Recap appeared first on The League News.
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The Utah Jazz’s 0-4 start is the worst since the team moved from New Orleans in 1979. The roster was designed to not win many games, but there’s a difference between that and not winning any games. Even if their record isn’t their highest priority this year, the glaring talent hole at the point guard position affects what the rest of the team can do.
The Utah Jazz point-guard...
The Utah Jazz and Gordon Hayward were unable to agree upon a contract extension and he will become a restricted free agent this offseason.
Hayward was not seeking a four-year, max contract worth more than $60 million, according to reporting from ESPN's Marc Stein.
Stein believes Hayward will find a deal in that neighborhood in free agency with teams like the Phoenix Suns and...
With the Jazz visiting the C's this evening, one of the major story lines is Butler alum Gordon Hayward playing against his former coach, Brad Stevens. Hayward will be a restricted free agent at season's end, and the rumors about him potentially coming to Boston have been abuzz pretty much since the day the Celtics hired Stevens.
Yesterday in his "Eight Fearless...
The irony wasn’t lost on Richard Jefferson.
As Jason Kidd was preparing to make his home coaching debut, Jefferson was going through another NBA season, the 13th in a career that began with Kidd and the Nets in 2001.
“I made a joke, ‘Now he’s the rookie and I’m the vet,’ ” Jefferson said with a smile, before the Nets crushed the Jazz, 104-88, Tuesday night at Barclays...
There are many ways to get your Twitter account verified and it appears that Utah Jazz guard John Lucas the third got his verified after LeBron James dunked on him.
As we hop into the wayback machine, John was a member of the Chicago Bulls and this dunk in January of 2012 sent shockwaves through the Interwebs:
Now, thanks to Alex Kennedy, we learn that Twitter sprung into action...
Thanks to a dominant second quarter performance, the Celtics were able to end their 4-game start-to-the-season losing streak tonight by beating the winless Utah Jazz, 97-87. Now I'm just gonna say this to all C's fans: enjoy this victory. I get that it was over the worst team in the league, but still, it was a W. The Celts probably won't have many of those this season...
Derrick Favors, who was drafted 3rd overall by the Nets in 2010 and traded a few months later to the Jazz for Deron Williams, returns to face his old team
When: 7:30 PM; Tuesday, November 5th, 2013
Where: Barclays Center; Brooklyn, NY
TV: YES Network
The Nets haven't gotten off to the best of starts this season, sitting at 1-2 after a shocking blowout...
Brook obliterated a Utah frontcourt sorely missing Al Jefferson and Paul Millsap, who are playing in Charlotte and Atlanta respectively
After an extremely disappointing loss to the Magic two days ago, the Brooklyn Nets finally got an easy win as they blew out the Utah Jazz at Barclays tonight.
Severely handicapped by injuries, the Jazz were simply no match for a...
Utah Jazz (0-4) at Boston Celtics (0-4)
November 6, 2013
7:30 PM ET
Regular Season Game #5, Home Game #2
TV: CSNNE, ROOT Sports, NBA LP 757(DTV)
Radio: Radio: 98.5 The Sports Hub, WBZ, KZNS
Referees: James Capers, Derek Richardson, Kevin Scott
The Celtics and Jazz clash in a battle of two 0-4 teams. The Jazz come into this game after being blown...
The Jazz went on a 12-0 run in the first quarter to take a 14-3 lead. The Jazz's biggest lead was 13 in the first quarter. The Celtics made a run to cut the lead to 16-10, but the Jazz scored 4 unanswered points to go up 20-10. Phil Pressey entered the game at the 3:41 mark, and his first pass after being put in was an assist to Jeff Green. The Celtics went on a quick 10-4 run...
Utah Jazz (0-4, 0-2 away) at Boston Celtics (0-4, 0-1 home) TD Garden at 7:30 pm on CSNNE Officials: James Capers, Derek Richardson, Kevin Scott Line: Boston -5 (185.5) Get tickets to tonight's game at the Garden It's "the something's got to give game" this evening, with the only two 0-4 teams in the league taking the floor against each other. Boston...
8 a.m. ET: Somebody will leave TD Garden on Wednesday night with their first win of the season. So there’s that.
The winless Utah Jazz (0-4) visit the winless Celtics (0-4) in a battle of squads that are, well, winless. The Celtics are coming off a string of fourth-quarter failures, while the Jazz are playing the second night of a back-to-back after taking a whupping at the hands...