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Read the full transcript of Kyle Korver’s 2019 Creighton University commencement address

Good morning -- parents, friends, faculty, and everyone in the Creighton community. Thank you so much for having me. To the Creighton Class of 2019, you did it! This is your day, and I'm...

Utah Jazz veteran Kyle Korver speaks at Creighton University graduation, receives honorary doctorate

He quoted a 2nd Century saint, a famed historian, and the renowned philosopher Allen Ezail Iverson. “Shooters shoot the ball!” Kyle Korver recalled the Hall of Famer Iverson telling him when Korver was just a...

Rudy Gobert joins Antetokounmpo and George as finalists for the 2019 NBA Defensive Player...

Rudy Gobert is once again a finalist for the NBA’s Defensive Player of the Year award. The Utah Jazz center was announced as a finalist for the honor on Friday along with Milwaukee’s Giannis Antetokounmpo...

After a strong playoff showing, Royce O’Neale feels ‘like I’m becoming somebody in this...

As he’d done so many times over the series’ five games, Royce O’Neale saw James Harden coming at him. This time, with the Utah Jazz’s season at its end, the two competitors embraced, and...

Donovan Mitchell vows to come back better than ever after a longer, quieter summer

Flashbacks of missed shots still creep into his mind. But the morning after his second season had ended, Donovan Mitchell was thinking about one that went in.Two nights earlier in Portland, Damian Lillard had pulled...

New Utah Jazz general manager Justin Zanik discusses his role and the changes in...

After 15 years as an agent, Justin Zanik came to the NBA as a strong negotiator with an enviable network of contacts and relationships that almost instantly made him one of the league’s most...

Spida meets Spiderman: Actor Tom Holland wears Donovan Mitchell’s signature shoe

Fans of Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell and the Marvel Cinematic Universe experienced a collision of fandoms Friday when Mitchell posted a photo of "Spider-Man: Far From Home" star Tom Holland wearing Spida's signature...

Utah Jazz announce basketball operations promotions of Lindsey, Zanik

The Utah Jazz announced today the front office promotions of Dennis Lindsey to executive vice president of basketball operations and Justin Zanik to general manager. “We are excited for these promotions as they further enable...

Registration Open for Public 3v3 Tournament During Salt Lake City Summer League

SALT LAKE CITY (May 8, 2019) – With participation by more than 200 teams last year, registration is open for the public Salt Lake City Summer League 3v3 Tournament on Monday, July 1 at...

Utah Jazz to Host Salt Lake City Summer League

SALT LAKE CITY (May 6, 2019) – NBA summer league basketball in Utah will take a new twist in 2019 to be renamed the Salt Lake City Summer League – a four-team, six-game event...

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Donovan Mitchell, Utah Jazz disappointed with early playoff exit but say ‘this is going...

Donovan Mitchell left the court first. A year ago, he lingered, let the confetti cover him as he congratulated his opponents. But on Wednesday night, with his season over, Mitchell made a quick exit....

The Roundup—Jazz drop Game 5, series in Houston

The Utah Jazz had their chances to prolong the series—and their season—Wednesday night in Houston, but their shots simply didn't fall. ...

Donovan Mitchell nominated for NBA Cares Community Assist Award

The young girl clutched the sneaker and shook with excitement. “I’m so happy,” said the 11-year-old named Brighton. The shoe belonged to Donovan Mitchell, the Utah Jazz’s sophomore guard. As has become his tradition, he had...

‘Anything can happen’: Utah Jazz set their sights on Game 5 in Houston

Kyle Korver saw Ricky Rubio’s sweatshirt at practice and had to get one for himself. The point guard’s mantra “Never too high, never too low” was printed in black letters on heather gray. With the...

Down 3-0 to Houston, the Utah Jazz look to ‘regroup, get our minds right’...

One game at a time. That’s the old cliché. That’s how the Utah Jazz want to approach Monday night, when they host the Houston Rockets for the fourth game of this first-round series. But after 16 seasons...

Kyle Korver offers words of encouragement for Donovan Mitchell after the Utah Jazz’s tough...

Donovan Mitchell pulled his hood up, framing the disappointment on his face, and quietly chewed at the nail on his thumb. The Utah Jazz’s young star has taken each loss in this series with...

The Roundup—Jazz start strong, fall short despite Harden’s off night

On a night when reigning league MVP James Harden missed his first 15 shots, the Utah Jazz simply couldn't sustain any offensive momentum, missing free throws and open 3-pointers in what amounted to a...

‘It’s how you respond’: Utah Jazz want more toughness and a strong start in...

After a pair of bruising losses in Houston, perhaps it isn’t a surprise that Utah Jazz head coach Quin Snyder had boxing on his mind at practice on Friday morning. Asked about Donovan Mitchell’s promise...

adidas partners with Utah Jazz for Youth Camps and Clinics program

For now, Donovan Mitchell is the only person who owns a pair of his signature shoes, the adidas D.O.N. Issue #1. But that’s about to change. “I’m excited for it to go on sale,” Mitchell said after...

The Roundup—Jazz drop Game 2, look to rebound Saturday in SLC

After falling behind by 26 in the first half, the Utah Jazz showed some fight in the final two quarters—though it wasn't enough to prevent a 118-98 loss as the Rockets took a 2-0...

The formula for defending James Harden? The Jazz are looking for it as they...

The motion was unmistakable. The players on the court hadn’t even finished shaking hands when Patrick Beverley found Jae Crowder, the Clippers guard swinging an imaginary ball up and under an imaginary arm in...

James Harden expects Donovan Mitchell to be ‘twice as aggressive’ when the Jazz and...

Donovan Mitchell walked into the arena carrying a box covered in superheroes, pulled out a pair of Spider-Man themed sneakers, and laced them up. The Utah Jazz guard had been waiting for that moment,...

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