Monthly Archives: October 2010

Jazz film festival a huge succcess

Deron Williams wanted it. Jerry Sloan was planning on it anyway. But, yes, the Jazz sat down as a team on Friday and watched some film. We’re not talking about a Frank Capra festival here. We’re talking about film of … Read More

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Williams’ outburst not considered a big deal

Deron Williams and Gordon Hayward got crossed up late in Thursday’s 110-94 loss to the Phoenix Suns. Clearly, it was a case of frustration spillover. Hayward, a Utah Jazz rookie wing player, finished his home debut with six points on … Read More

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Miles backing hometown Rangers

C.J. Miles suffered a right ankle sprain during the second quarter of Friday’s preseason victory over the Sacramento Kings and did not return to the game. But he did watch the end of it from inside the Utah Jazz locker … Read More

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Raja Bell's shoulder gets dinged

Deron Williams will not play tonight when the Utah Jazz play host to Sacramento in the final game of their preseason schedule. Williams was not at Utah’s shoot-around this morning and a team spokesman later announced the All-Star point guard … Read More

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Cut-down day tough for more mature Jazz

Thursday was indeed a sad day around the Jazz practice facility. Cut-down day always seems to be, of course, but in this case it was even more difficult because this season’s team appears to be as tight-knit a group as … Read More

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Don't be fooled by glossy Jazz record

So, the Utah Jazz are 6-0 in the preseason and it’s the first time in franchise history that’s ever happened. Nice. Unfortunately, that and a quarter will get you a gumball from the nearest vending machine.Look, the new-look Jazz have … Read More

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Can Fesenko be more than a souvenir hunter?

Kyrylo Fesenko walked out of the Jazz’s new locker room after Thursday’s shoot-around carrying a couple of souvenirs. What were they? The nameplates of two former teammates: Carlos Boozer and Kosta Koufos. It seems that when the Jazz redid their … Read More

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Sloan dogs Fesenko

It wasn’t a great night for Jazz center Kyrylo Fesenko, that’s for sure. With a new one-year $1.1 million deal in hand, the youthful Ukrainian is expected to contribute more than ever this season. He even came to camp 20-25 … Read More

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Miles to go for CJ

C.J. Miles practiced on Monday, but let’s face it, he wasn’t going around singing the Olivia Newton John hit “Let’s Get Physical.”In fact, all physical contract was pretty much forbidden.

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White Warrior is history

Jazz rookie Gordon Hayward is set to make about $2.3 million this season and another $2.5 the year after. Not bad for a 20-year-old, right?

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