1. 2010 NBA Draft Results: Utah Jazz's Gordon Hayward Pick Brings out Boo Birds

    I guess the New York Knicks got the last laugh after all. The much ballyhooed lottery pick that New York surrendered to the Utah Jazz, as part of the 2008 Tom Gugliotta trade, may have been much ado about nothing...

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  2. Utah Jazz: Who They Need, Who Will They Take?

    If reports by ESPN's Marc Stein are correct, then tonight's NBA Draft will begin to shed some light on the direction of Utah Jazz free agent Carlos Boozer...

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  3. How the Refs and AK's Return Will Change the Jazz-Lakers Series

    Let’s cut to the chase. The Lakers are the more talented team in this Western Conference Semifinal matchup with the Utah Jazz. L.A.’s trio of near 7-footers, in Andrew Bynum, Pau Gasol, and Lamar Odom has overwhelmed the smaller Jazz...

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  4. 10 Things You Need To Know about Utah Jazz Coach Jerry Sloan

    A long time ago, a wet-behind-the-ear coach by the name of Jerry Sloan resigned from his coaching position at the University of Evansville. He never had a chance to run a single practice or cuss out a single player...

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  5. 2010 NBA Mock Draft: How the Declared Underclassmen Shake Things Up.

    Once again, a virtual flood of underclassmen are bolting for the NBA this summer. The charge for the next wave of “young guns” is to turn around flagging franchises and bring excitment to a league that markets itself on star power...

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  6. Utah Jazz Rout Denver Nuggets to Take Control of Series

    Despite a rough start to Game 3, the Utah Jazz rallied, to rout Denver 105-93 and take a 2-1 advantage in this best-of-seven first-round Western Conference playoff series. The catalyst for the Jazz's comeback, was backup forward Paul Millsap...

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  7. Deron Williams leads Utah Jazz to a Mile-High upset

    On the way off the court, after Utah's stunning 114-111 upset of the Denver Nuggets in Game 2 of the NBA Western Conference first-round matchup, Denver Bronco's cornerback Champ Bailey ...

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  8. Will the Oakland Raiders Benefit From Likely Big Ben Suspension?

    Mark it down Raiders fans. Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger will be suspended, but it’s highly unlikely he’ll miss the Raiders-Steelers upcoming regular season match—up...

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  9. 2010 NBA Playoffs: Andrei Kirilenko Out As Jazz Face Nuggets

    Starting small forward Andrei Kirilenko re-injured his left calf muscle during practice, and will miss the first-round NBA Western Conference playoffs series against the Denver Nuggets...

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  10. 2010 NBA Playoffs: 10 Under-the-Radar Players To Watch This Postseason

    The moment has arrived NBA fans. The playoffs are here, and if nothing else, it brings the promise of a “big shot” or that dramatic buzzer beater...

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  11. Oakland Raiders Ink Kirk Morrison and Another Draft Day Surprise?

    Before we jump off into rumor central and the latest draft discussion talk, let’s get up to speed on some news and notes from the silver and black. Linebacker Kirk Morrison has signed his offer sheet with the Raiders...

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  12. 2010 NBA Playoffs: Utah Jazz Facing Must Win Situation

    What ever momentum was gained from Utah’s 140-139 overtime win over MVP candidate Kevin Durant and Oklahoma City was quickly squandered by the Jazz—thanks to a forgettable blowout loss in Houston on Wednesday...

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  13. The Utah Jazz Must Adopt A Boxer's Mentality

    On a night when Kobe Bryant agreed to a three-year $90 million extension to remain a Laker for life, the Utah Jazz looked like a Mike Tyson punching dummy, absorbing a 106-92 beatdown at Staples Center...

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  14. Donovan McNabb Mystery: Oakland Raiders To Make Curious Stop in QB's Backyard

    The NFL will be announcing the complete 2010 schedule, along with all of its primetime games sometime in mid-April. However, the league did manage to release its exhibition schedule...

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  15. Why the Utah Jazz Are Favorites to Finish Second in the West

    In all likelihood, the top-eight teams battling for position in the Western Conference playoff race have already clinched a spot in the postseason...

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  16. All Signs Point To Donovan McNabb Joining the Oakland Raiders

    The idea of Al Davis trading Nnamdi Asomugha and a second-round draft pick (No.39) for veteran QB Donovan McNabb isn’t as far fetched as some experts suggest...

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  17. Will the Utah Jazz Finally Beat L.A. Lakers in the 2010 NBA Playoffs?

    Oh, what a difference a year makes for the Utah Jazz. At this time last season, the dysfunctional Jazz limped into the NBA Playoffs as the eighth seed in the Western Conference, ...

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  18. Jerry Sloan Escapes Punishment For Shoving Ref

    If you didn’t stay up late to see the Utah Jazz get run by Phoenix last Friday night, you would have missed the most interesting part of the game. With 0.2 seconds remaining in the game, Utah Jazz coach Jerry Sloan shoved referee Michael Smith..

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  19. NBA Draft 2010: Five Prospects the Utah Jazz Need To Watch in March

    The Utah Jazz talent evaluators and every other NBA scouting department will be on full alert this month, as they attempt to grade, appraise, and scrutinize the top NBA prospects in the country...

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  20. Surprise: Utah Jazz Looking To Strike New Deal with Carlos Boozer

    It’s not a complete shock, but it's close. What a difference eight months make. Last July, Utah Jazz power forward Carlos Boozer was very close to signing with the Bulls, Pistons or Heat—or so we thought...

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  21. NFL Draft Rumors: Are the Oakland Raiders Going To Trade for Ndamukong Suh?

    Up until Sunday afternoon’s stunning trade that saw the Oakland Raiders acquire Browns linebacker Kamerion Wimbley for a third-round pick, things had been pretty ho-hum in Raider Nation...

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  22. Are the Utah Jazz the No.1 Offense in the NBA?

    With five players averaging double-figures in scoring and a perfect balance of inside-out play by Carlos Boozer, Deron Williams, Paul Millsap, and Mehmet Okur, the Jazz offense has found another gear...

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  23. Surging Utah Jazz Turning into Unlikely Road Warriors

    After Deron Williams rocked the United Center with a posterizing dunk on Bulls point guard Derrick Rose in Utah's 132-108 victory in Chicago, it's time to re-evaluate these Jazz road warriors and their position in the Western Conference...

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  24. NFL Free-Agency 2010: Raiders Cut Two Veterans

    Oakland Raiders fans, are you enjoying the hiatus from this year-round thing called the NFL? Hey, it’s a good time to take a break—if your name is Tiger Woods. But not if you’re Al Davis and we’re into the first week of March...

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  25. Utah Jazz Re-Discovering the Three-Point Weapon

    For 22 years now, Jerry Sloan’s predictable but ever-effective pick-and-roll offense has been the mainstay of Utah Jazz basketball...

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