Monthly Archives: October 2012

Favors finds motivation in Jazz opener

Don’t call out Derrick Favors. Or better yet, if you’re part of the Utah Jazz management team, go ahead and do it. Apparently it works. Coming off a preseason in which he underachieved, the Jazz big man notched 10 rebounds … Read More

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Jazz set to face Nowitzki-less Mavericks in opener

The good news for the Utah Jazz is that Dallas big man Dirk Nowitzki won’t be around tonight when they open the 2012-13 season against the Mavericks at EnergySolutions Arena. The bad news is, the Mavs are coming off a … Read More

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Fans invited to celebrate Halloween with Jazz

The Utah Jazz are inviting their fans to celebrate the start of the 2012-13 season with a Halloween celebration at EnergySolutions Arena. The Jazz will take on the Dallas Mavericks beginning at 7 p.m. Wednesday, but they’re asking fans to … Read More

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Lillard all about basketball in return to Utah

For much of his life, Damian Lillard has juggled basketball with school: junior high, high school, college at Weber State … you name it. It came with the territory and he embraced the challenge. But these days, the former Wildcat … Read More

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Marvin Williams’ hot hand is leading presesaon Jazz

Marvin Williams dinged the pinkie on his right hand during the Utah Jazz’s preseason game with the L.A. Clippers on Saturday. And after his team’s 99-91 victory the Jazz forward sat in front of his locker with an ice pack … Read More

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Mo Williams and Big Al Jefferson together again on Jazz roster

Big Al Jefferson wasn’t quite so big back in ninth grade, but fellow Mississippian Mo Williams was … figuratively speaking. Williams, a 2003 Jazz draft pick whom the team reacquired last June, is a 6-foot-1 guard. Jefferson, who is about … Read More

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