1. Deron Williams in Turkey Proves Trade Was the Right Move for the Utah Jazz

    With the unexpected announcement recently that two-time All-Star point guard Deron Williams of the New Jersey Nets is set to sign a contract to play with the Turkish team Besiktas ...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 1,804 reads 14 comments

  2. NBA Lockout: Activities for NBA Players While They Can't Play Basketball

    While the NBA is in the middle of what could be a long and nasty labor dispute, many basketball players will have a lot of time on their hands...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 964 reads 0 comments

  3. Real Salt Lake vs. New England Revolution: Teams Play to a Draw in Wild Match

    The New England Revolution cannot win at Rio Tinto Stadium in Utah. Entering the Independence Day match against Real Salt Lake , they had been outscored 11-0 in that stadium...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 150 reads 0 comments

  4. Real Salt Lake to Honor Major League Soccer Legend Jason Kreis

    Real Salt Lake will continue its tradition of doing things its own way when it retires the jersey number of head coach Jason Kreis following an Independence Day match against the New England Revolution...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 170 reads 0 comments

  5. NBA Lockout: As Owners and Players Disagree, Who Does It Really Hurt?

    With the NBA team owners and players unable to agree on a new work agreement before the deadline on Thursday night, all NBA activities and operations have been put on hold with no real timetable for a return...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 165 reads 3 comments

  6. NBA Draft 2011: Predicting the 2012 NBA All-Rookie Teams

    So maybe it is a little too early for a list like this. No, it is way too early for this. I should let the players at least get on the courts for a practice, meet the team, pick out a locker and jersey number and find a place to live in their new city..

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 10,245 reads 47 comments

  7. Real Salt Lake Dominates Toronto FC in the Fortress

    Following an absence playing for his national team in the Gold Cup , Alvaro Saborio returned to action for Real Salt Lake and gave them all that they needed to post a 3-1 victory against visiting Toronto FC on Saturday night...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 105 reads 0 comments

  8. 2011 NBA Draft: Power Ranking Each Team's Lottery Result

    At long last, the NBA Draft has come and gone. All of the selections are in, and the players will soon have a press conference to be introduced to the local media and fanbases...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 2,030 reads 0 comments

  9. NBA Draft 2011: Final Draft-Day Thoughts for the Utah Jazz

    After all of the speculation, all of the mock drafts and all of the argument regarding who is better, who will play where and which team will draft which player, the NBA Draft is finally here...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 1,931 reads 0 comments

  10. Real Salt Lake Earns a Point but Loses a Striker in Chicago

    Real Salt Lake and the Chicago Fire played to a 0-0 draw Wednesday in a mid-week Major League Soccer matchup...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 66 reads 0 comments

  11. NBA Draft 2011: The Worst First-Round Pick from Every Team in the Last 20 Years

    The NBA draft can be the best way for teams to add a player that will transform a franchise forever. Depending on the player, that can be for good or for bad...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 12,122 reads 59 comments

  12. Real Salt Lake vs. D.C. United: Referee Scores Both Goals in a 1-1 Draw

    Normally, I am not one to complain about a referee's decision. I am not one to get upset, yell, scream and swear from the sidelines, or blame the referee for the outcome of a game...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 263 reads 3 comments

  13. NBA Draft 2011: The 10 Worst Draft Classes for the Utah Jazz

    No team in the NBA gets it right every time. Despite finding success in the NBA draft in the past, the Utah Jazz are no different from other teams who have some very big question marks with players they have selected...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 335 reads 2 comments

  14. NBA Draft 2011: The 10-Best Draft Classes for the Utah Jazz

    The Utah Jazz have always relied on the NBA draft as a primary method of adding quality players. Playing in a small market, it has always been difficult to attract free agents to come to play in Utah...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 1,468 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Finals 2011: LeBron James Blames God for Miami Heat's NBA Finals Loss

    In what must have been an emotional moment of frustration and an attempt to explain the Miami Heat 's loss to the Dallas Mavericks , Heat forward LeBron James found the best place he could to put the blame for coming up short...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 4,550 reads 9 comments

  16. NBA Free Agents 2011: 10 Targets for the Utah Jazz This Summer

    The Utah Jazz have many ways it can improve the team this offseason. One of these is becoming a player in the upcoming free agency market. The team has only eight players under contract—nine if they pick up the option on C...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 1,099 reads 13 comments

  17. Real Salt Lake Earns a Much Needed Point on the Road in Philadelphia

    Following a mid-week loss in the final minutes of the match against the Columbus Crew on Wednesday night, Real Salt Lake continued it's Major League Soccer road trip Saturday against the Philadelphia Union ...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 100 reads 0 comments

  18. Columbus Crew Scores Two Late Goals to Beat Real Salt Lake

    The Columbus Crew hosted Real Salt Lake in a mid-week match Wednesday evening in the first meeting between these two teams in Major League Soccer play...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 109 reads 0 comments

  19. NBA Draft 2011: 5 Reasons the Utah Jazz Won't Draft Jimmer Fredette

    In the simple words of one of the greatest rock bands of all time, Van Halen: "Dream another dream, this dream is over" This quick message goes out to all the BYU Cougars fans ...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 4,298 reads 27 comments

  20. Real Salt Lake's Jean Alexandre Named Major League Soccer Player of the Week

    According to a report found on the team website , newly converted forward Jean Alexandre has been named the Major League Soccer player of the week for Week 12 of the Major League Soccer season...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 252 reads 0 comments

  21. Utah Jazz: What Does the Team Do with C.J. Miles' Option?

    With all of the excitement surrounding the Utah Jazz having two lottery picks in the NBA draft, possible trade speculation and how to handle the re-siging of one of it's top players ...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 1,704 reads 40 comments

  22. Real Salt Lake Finds Form Against the Vancouver Whitecaps

    For a Real Salt Lake team that has been struggling for several weeks, a home match against the expansion Vancouver Whitecaps could not have come at a better time...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 124 reads 0 comments

  23. Utah Jazz: Is Devin Harris Team's Point Guard of the Future or Just a Stop-Gap?

    With all of the talk surrounding the NBA draft and free agency period, fans of each team in the league are speculating on the best options for their players. The Utah Jazz are no different...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 1,231 reads 26 comments

  24. NBA Free Agents 2011: What Do the Utah Jazz Do About Andrei Kirilenko?

    With the 24th pick in the 1999 NBA draft, the Utah Jazz selected what turned out to be the most puzzling player in the league over the last 10 years. It has been quite a wild ride...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 2,798 reads 16 comments

  25. Seattle Sounders vs Real Salt Lake: Sounders Bring Down the Fortress in Win

    For the first time since the summer of 2009, Real Salt Lake has lost a Major League Soccer match at home...

    Matt Jones Written by Matt Jones about 3 years ago 139 reads 2 comments