7:34 PM EDT, Mon September 01, 2014

Jazz announce Toure' Murry signing

As we reported earlier in the week, the Jazz and guard Toure' Murry have reached a deal. But in case you doubted our sources, the team made it official Thursday afternoon, announcing the signing of the former Knick. As proof, we'll paste the full press release below:The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has signed free-agent guard Toure’ Murry. Per team policy, financial terms were not released. Murry (6-5, 195, Wichita State) played his rookie season with the New York Knicks, averaging 2...
Salt Lake Tribune Aug 27, 2014

Utah Jazz sign free agent guard Kevin Murphy

A year after being traded away by the Jazz, guard Kevin Murphy has come full circle, signing a deal with Utah on Wednesday. Murphy was the Jazz’s offering to Golden State in the salary dump trade that brought Richard Jefferson, Andris Biedrins and Brandon Rush to Utah last season. The former second-round draft pick was soon waived and spent last in the D-League. There, he put together an All-Star season for the Idaho Stampede, averaging 25.5 points, 5.3 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.1 steals. He s...
Deseret Morning News Aug 26, 2014
Utah Jazz sign free agent Brock Motum

Utah Jazz sign free agent Brock Motum

The Utah Jazz announced today they have signed Australian forward Brock Motum.
Deseret Morning News Aug 26, 2014
Utah Jazz adding 2 more free agent players to roster

Utah Jazz adding 2 more free agent players to roster

The Utah Jazz have signed 6-10 forward Brock Motum and are expected to announce the signing of 6-5 guard Toure' Murry.
Salt Lake Tribune Aug 26, 2014

Utah Jazz sign Brock Motum, Toure Murry

Add two more names to the Utah Jazz roster. The team on Tuesday announced the signing of Australian forward Brock Motum and, according to league sources, the team has also reached a deal with free agent guard Touré Murry. Murry and the Jazz have been in talks throughout the summer. The second-year guard out of Wichita State spent last season with the New York Knicks, appearing in 51 games in all. Motum spent last season in Europe, averaging 8.3 points and 3.3 rebounds for the Italian club Grana...
Deseret Morning News Aug 25, 2014
Photos: Jazz Bear and Bees' Bumble welcome kids back to school

Photos: Jazz Bear and Bees' Bumble welcome kids back to school

The Utah Jazz Bear and Salt Lake Bees' Bumble welcomed students back to school Monday.

Gordon Hayward, Damian Lillard, Kyle Korver cut from USA team

Gordon Hayward's World Cup hopes ended this weekend, when the Jazz forward was among the United States' final four roster cuts before the tournament begins in Spain next week.The 24-year-old Hayward went unused Friday night in an exhibition game against Puerto Rico before receiving the news. Also cut were Dallas Mavericks forward Chandler Parsons, former Utah Jazz guard Kyle Korver and former Weber State point guard Damian Lillard."This was without doubt the most difficult selection process we’v...
Salt Lake Tribune Aug 23, 2014

Utah Jazz: Training camp hopeful looks to avoid return to Boise

There is a steep road near Dee Bost’s home in North Carolina, where he has spent his summer working out at his old high school, and he runs up it every day. “It goes straight up,” says Bost, the 24-year-old point guard. “It’s tough. I’m just trying to get my mind and body ready for Utah.” Here, he knows, another uphill battle awaits. With a month still to go before training camp begins, the Jazz have already started filling their fall roster, inking Bost and former Notre Dame standout Jack Coole...

Jazz make Patrick Beilein hire official

The Jazz made a trio of staff hires official today.All three had been reported previously, so no surprises here.But just to put a bow on them, here's the team's press release: SALT LAKE CITY (August 22, 2014) – The Utah Jazz today announced that the team has hired Patrick Beilein and Lamar Skeeter as player development/video analysts, and named Taylor Snarr as coordinator of analytics. Per team policy, terms of the agreements were not announced.For the past two seasons, Beilein served as the h...
Deseret Morning News Aug 21, 2014
Brad Rock: Jerry Sloan praises ref who may have cost him a title

Brad Rock: Jerry Sloan praises ref who may have cost him a title

Former Jazz coach says retiring Dick Bavetta "stood the test of time."

Jazz sign former Notre Dame forward Jack Cooley

The Jazz continue to build their training camp roster, signing former Notre Dame forward Jack Cooley on Tuesday.The 6-foot-9 Cooley averaged 13.1 points sand 10.1 rebounds a game during his final year in college. But rather than fight for a spot on an NBA roster through the D-League, he was lured overseas by an "unusually lucrative" deal and spent last season in Turkey. Cooley averaged 12.6 points and 6.9 boards a game for Trabzonspor of the Turkish Basketball League.You can read more about Cool...

Longtime NBA referee Dick Bavetta retires

After 39 years of calling games NBA, Dick Bavetta is calling it quits.One of the NBA's most recognizable referees has retired from the game, the league announced Tuesday.The Brooklyn native's career saw him referee in the CBA, the Rucker League, FIBA, and New York City's public and Catholic High School leagues.His first NBA game was Dec. 2, 1975, at Madison Square Garden. He went on to referee in 2,635 consecutive regular season games.“I am most proud of never having missed an as...
Deseret Morning News Aug 15, 2014
Jazz sign free agent guard Dee Bost

Jazz sign free agent guard Dee Bost

The Utah Jazz signed Dee Bost, a former college teammate of first-round pick Rodney Hood, to a free agent contract Friday.

Jazz sign D-League star Dee Bost, but return to Idaho likely

A solid season in the D-League last year has landed guard Dee Bost a deal with the Utah Jazz, and a chance to make the NBA team in training camp.The Jazz on Friday announced the signing of Bost, a 6-foot-2 guard who spent last season with the Idaho Stampede. Bost averaged better than 15 points, eight rebounds, six assists and two steals a game in Boise.He recorded five triple-doubles en route to a D-League All-Star selection.Bost will wear No. 2, as he vies for playing time with the Jazz.But the...
Salt Lake Tribune Aug 14, 2014

Monson: As Utah Jazz pucker up, their schedule leans away from them

Somebody once said the two hardest things in the world to do are climbing a wall that’s leaning toward you and kissing someone who’s leaning away. The Jazz in 2014-15 will be attempting the equivalent of both. Their schedule was released on Wednesday, along with the rest of the NBA’s, and let’s put it simply: For a young team that got younger during the offseason, that sked leans every which way. And it could lead the Jazz to another lottery pick. There’s a decent chance of that. That’s not bre...

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