1. Dante Exum Reminds Everyone of His Potential at Utah Jazz Summer League

    SALT LAKE CITY — On Dante Exum 's first drive of the 2015 Utah Jazz Summer League, it became clear that something was different...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 year ago 11,484 reads 17 comments

  2. Lakers vs. Timberwolves: Live Score and Analysis for Las Vegas Summer League

    In the first showdown between the top two picks of the 2015 NBA Draft, Karl-Anthony Towns' Minnesota Timberwolves knocked off D'Angelo Russell's Los Angeles Lakers, 81-68 on Friday...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 year ago 52,949 reads 87 comments

  3. Can You Still Build an NBA Offense Around a Center Like Jahlil Okafor?

    SALT LAKE CITY — If the 2015 NBA Finals taught us anything, it's that the NBA is getting smaller. To wit: The Golden State Warriors sat 7-footer Andrew Bogut in favor of 6'7" forward Draymond Green...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 year ago 16,037 reads 47 comments

  4. Meet the NBA's Next Up-and-Coming Team: Quin Snyder's Utah Jazz

    Sometime around the Ides of March, as the 2014-15 NBA season drew to a close, a faint glimmer of hope was born and promptly died for fans of the Utah Jazz . After going 19-34 before All-Star Weekend, the Jazz went on an 11-2 spurt after the break.

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 year ago 33,017 reads 194 comments

  5. Realistic Expectations for Trey Lyles' Rookie Season with Utah Jazz

    The Utah Jazz jumped on Kentucky's one-and-done bandwagon, selecting Wildcat freshman forward Trey Lyles with the No. 12 pick in the 2015 NBA draft...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 year ago 6,310 reads 15 comments

  6. Report Card Grades for the Utah Jazz 2015 NBA Draft

    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 ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 year ago 9,889 reads 4 comments

  7. NBA Draft 2015 Results: Live Reaction, Highlights and Analysis

    The 2015 NBA Draft has come and gone, with a number of twists, turns and highlights throughout the night. Karl-Anthony Towns was a no-brainer for the Minnesota Timberwolves at No...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 year ago 847,953 reads 1862 comments

  8. NBA Draft 2015: Hottest Rumors, Discussion Ahead of Thursday Night

    The closer we get to the 2015 NBA draft, the harder it becomes to distinguish fact from fiction, rumors from truth and smoke from fire...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 year ago 1,424 reads 1 comments

  9. Breakout Watch: Predicting the 10 Biggest Risers of the 2015 Offseason

    Basketball is played at its highest level in the NBA . So it makes sense that even among the most talented players in the world, there are some who take a year or two to find their footing before breaking out...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 year ago 115,279 reads 202 comments

  10. Warriors vs. Cavaliers: Live Score and Highlights for 2015 NBA Finals Game 4

    Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr gambled on Andre Iguodala , and the payout was massive. Kerr started the 6'6" Iguodala over seven-footer Andrew Bogut, giving the Warriors ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 year ago 306,251 reads 2130 comments

  11. How Dante Exum Can Bounce Back from Rough Rookie Season

    By plenty of conventional standards, the Utah Jazz 's Dante Exum had a rough rookie season. Actually, that's putting it nicely. By those standards, it was historically bad...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 year ago 11,192 reads 16 comments

  12. Ranking the Utah Jazz's Biggest Needs in 2015 NBA Draft

    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...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 year ago 7,326 reads 15 comments

  13. Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Golden State Warriors: Live Score, Analysis for Game 1

    The Golden State Warriors official Twitter account has been adding #StrengthInNumbers to the end of all its tweets leading up to the NBA Finals, a mantra that came to life in a 108-100 ...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 1 year ago 277,231 reads 2234 comments

  14. NBA Free Agents 2015: Stock Up, Stock Down for Top Available Players

    The midsummer melee that is NBA free agency is now less than two months away. At 12:01 a.m. ET on July 1, front offices around the league will start throwing opulent offers to players whose free-agency stocks have gone up this season...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about over 1 year ago 36,250 reads 83 comments

  15. Golden State Warriors vs. Houston Rockets: Live Score and Analysis for Game 3

    Behind an offensive barrage from Stephen Curry , the Golden State Warriors obliterated the Houston Rockets in Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals, 115-80...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about over 1 year ago 148,112 reads 1472 comments

  16. Ranking the Utah Jazz's Biggest Priorities During 2015 Offseason

    The Utah Jazz could realistically be one offseason away from returning to the NBA playoffs. Given where they were just one year ago, that's astounding...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about over 1 year ago 6,069 reads 44 comments

  17. Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Atlanta Hawks: Game 1 Grades and Analysis

    Behind the one-two punch of LeBron James and J.R. Smith, the Cleveland Cavaliers cruised to a 97-89 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night at Philips Arena...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about over 1 year ago 8,895 reads 34 comments

  18. NBA Combine 2015: Live Results, Prospect Analysis for Friday

    After three days of measurements, athletic tests, interviews and 5-on-5 competition, the 2015 NBA Draft Combine is all wrapped up...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about over 1 year ago 28,505 reads 28 comments

  19. Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Clippers: Game 6 Grades and Analysis

    The Houston Rockets used a remarkable in-game swing to even their Western Conference Semifinal series against the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday, winning Game 6 119-107 at the Staples Center...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about over 1 year ago 14,137 reads 81 comments

  20. NBA Combine 2015: Live Results, Prospect Analysis for Thursday

    After several prospects on the cusp of their dreams made an impression in front of scouts from all over the league, Day 1 of the 2015 NBA Draft Combine is a wrap...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about over 1 year ago 35,791 reads 99 comments

  21. Memphis Grizzlies vs. Golden State Warriors: Game 5 Grades and Analysis

    The Golden State Warriors used a three-point shooting barrage to defeat the Memphis Grizzlies, 98-78, Wednesday at Oracle Arena...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about over 1 year ago 4,237 reads 9 comments

  22. NBA Free Agents 2015: Ranking the 10 Most Under-the-Radar Prospects

    As the playoffs are inching closer to the NBA Finals, there are already 22 teams in full-fledged offseason mode, scouring the free-agent market in search of the perfect fit—perhaps even hoping to snag a great player flying under the radar...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about over 1 year ago 30,211 reads 55 comments

  23. Houston Rockets vs. Los Angeles Clippers: Game 4 Grades and Analysis

    In a game that was ground to a halt by the use of Hack-a-Shaq, the Los Angeles Clippers destroyed the Houston Rockets 128-95 on Sunday at the Staples Center...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about over 1 year ago 3,403 reads 34 comments

  24. Atlanta Hawks vs. Washington Wizards: Game 3 Grades and Analysis

    The Washington Wizards survived a self-induced scare Saturday, barely holding off the Atlanta Hawks bench in a 103-101 victory at the Verizon Center...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about over 1 year ago 5,192 reads 33 comments

  25. What We Learned About the Utah Jazz During the 2014-15 NBA Season

    The 2014-15 Utah Jazz didn't merely exceed expectations. They obliterated them, showing fans and writers that this team is much further along than expected...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about over 1 year ago 6,324 reads 16 comments