There were the tweets from strangers. “I hate you.” “You ruined the whole world.” “You deserve it.” And there was the scorn from inside his own locker room, the presumption that he infected a...
All-Star guard Donovan Mitchell of the Utah Jazz says he showed no symptoms of being sick before testing positive for the coronavirus, and he continues to have no signs of illness since going into...
Christian Wood of the Detroit Pistons has tested positive for the coronavirus, a person with direct knowledge of the situation said Saturday night.
NEW YORK (AP) — When the father of Utah Jazz star Donovan Mitchell tested negative for the coronavirus, it was “a sigh of relief” to the New York Mets.
NEW YORK (AP) — Utah Jazz star Donovan Mitchell's father, who works for the New York Mets, tested negative for the coronavirus.
Donovan Mitchell Sr. is the Mets’ director of player relations...
The Latest on the coronavirus outbreak's effect on sports around the world (all times local):
The Toronto Raptors say all members of their travel party — players, coaches,...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — President Donald Trump's declaration Friday of a national emergency over the new coronavirus triggered an Oklahoma law that prohibits price-gouging, the state's attorney...
MIAMI (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Thursday night that the league’s hiatus because of the coronavirus pandemic will likely last at least a month, or roughly what would have been the...
Donovan Mitchell of the Utah Jazz confirmed Thursday that he tested positive for the coronavirus, saying that he is personally dealing with the pandemic that has temporarily shut down the NBA and...
Sports was hit by another wave of disruptions Thursday because of the new coronavirus. A look at the latest developments:
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — AP source: Second NBA player from Utah Jazz -- Donovan Mitchell -- tests positive for coronavirus.
Utah Jazz (41-23, fourth in the Western Conference) vs. Oklahoma City Thunder (40-24, fifth in the Western Conference)
Toronto Raptors (45-18, second in the Eastern Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (41-22, fourth in the Western Conference)
BOSTON (AP) — Mike Conley made six 3-pointers and scored 25 points, Jordan Clarkson added 17and the Utah Jazz beat the Boston Celtics 99-94 on Friday night for their fourth straight victory....
NEW YORK (AP) — Donovan Mitchell and Bojan Bogdanovic each scored 23 points, and the Utah Jazz kept feasting on a soft part of their schedule by beating the New York Knicks 112-104 on Wednesday...
CLEVELAND (AP) — Bojan Bogdanovic scored 28 points, Rudy Gobert added 20 and the Utah Jazz began a four-game trip against Eastern Conference teams with a 126-113 win on Monday night over the...
Utah Jazz (37-22, fifth in the Western Conference) vs. Cleveland Cavaliers (17-43, 15th in the Eastern Conference)
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Donovan Mitchell forgot all about his streak of missed shots because he was focused on winning.
After missing eight straight shots, Mitchell scored 10 points of his 30...
Washington Wizards (21-36, ninth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (36-22, sixth in the Western Conference)
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Jayson Tatum took over the game when Boston needed his offense. Then his teammates finished the job in the fourth quarter.
Boston Celtics (40-17, third in the Eastern Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (36-21, fifth in the Western Conference)
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Team are trying to get creative in guarding the Houston Rockets.
Russell Westbrook doesn’t think the ploys are effective.
Houston Rockets (35-20, fifth in the Western Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (36-19, fourth in the Western Conference)
San Antonio Spurs (23-31, 10th in the Western Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (36-18, fourth in the Western Conference)
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Facing Miami's tough zone defense a second time, the Utah Jazz finally figured it out.
The Jazz balanced patience and aggression. They attacked the rim and kept the...
Miami Heat (35-18, fourth in the Eastern Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (35-18, fourth in the Western Conference)
DALLAS (AP) — Another perfect night for Rudy Gobert against Dallas didn't feel much like one with a lead slipping away in the third quarter.
Utah Jazz (34-18, fourth in the Western Conference) vs. Dallas Mavericks (32-21, seventh in the Western Conference)
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Kemba Walker scored 27 points, Jayson Tatum had 26 and the Boston Celtics beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 112-111 on Sunday for their seventh straight victory.
HOUSTON (AP) — Jazz coach Quin Snyder kept telling Bojan Bogdanovic to keep playing despite his shooting struggles on Sunday night.
Bogdanovic ended up hitting the biggest shot of the...
Utah Jazz (33-18, fourth in the Western Conference) vs. Houston Rockets (33-19, fifth in the Western Conference)
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — One play punctuated a thrilling comeback for the Utah Jazz.
However, it was a play that ultimately should not have counted.
Portland Trail Blazers (24-28, ninth in the Western Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (32-18, fifth in the Western Conference)
Utah Jazz (32-16, fourth in the Western Conference) vs. Portland Trail Blazers (22-27, ninth in the Western Conference)
The All-Star Game is going to have plenty of new faces.
The NBA released the list of the players Thursday voted by the league’s head coaches as reserves for the Feb. 16 game in Chicago,...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Once again, Rudy Gobert was there to clean up the mess.
On the final few possessions, the two-time Defensive Player of the Year made a tip-in, blocked a layup just...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Utah Jazz thrive on making that one extra pass to pile up assists, even if it means they run right up against the shot clock on many possessions.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — When the Utah Jazz find a rhythm around the basket, few teams can do anything to stop them from dominating on both ends of the court.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Rudy Gobert is known for his defense. Against Sacramento, he went to the rim time and again on offense.
“Rudy was like a monster, so great on offense and, as usual,...
Sacramento Kings (15-26, 14th in the Western Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (28-13, fourth in the Western Conference)
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Brandon Ingram scored a career-high 49 points, and the New Orleans Pelicans stopped the Utah Jazz's 10-game win streak with a 138-132 victory Thursday night.
Utah Jazz (28-12, second in the Western Conference) vs. New Orleans Pelicans (15-26, 14th in the Western Conference)
NEW YORK (AP) — Rudy Gobert is a two-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year, as good a stopper as there is in the league.
Even he wouldn't want to mess with the Utah Jazz right now.
Utah Jazz (27-12, third in the Western Conference) vs. Brooklyn Nets (18-20, seventh in the Eastern Conference)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Even on their biggest roll in two years, the Utah Jazz believe they can get a lot better.
Bojan Bogdonovic scored 31 points, Rudy Gobert added 21 points and 14 rebounds and...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Wizards waived guard C.J. Miles and signed two-way player Anzejs Pasecniks to a multiyear contract before Sunday's game against the Utah Jazz.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The NBA dunk contest was a throwback in many ways, with a 21-year-old rookie and a 25-year-old, third-year pro fighting it out for the trophy.
Larry Nance Jr. rolled out his father's old uniform — down to the knee-high socks — and then rolled out his father himself to help with one of his dunks. But he came up short against Donovan Mitchell, the precocious Utah Jazz rookie with his own sense of history.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on NBA All-Star Saturday (all times local):
Rookie Donovan Mitchell of the Utah Jazz put on a show in the slam dunk contest to cap off NBA All-Star Saturday.
Mitchell edged Larry Nance Jr. by two points, sealing his victory with a close approximation of the 360-degree spin dunk that Vince Carter used to win the 2000 contest.
Ben Simmons thought he should be an All-Star by now.
Yet each time Commissioner Adam Silver needed to tab an injury replacement from the Eastern Conference, he looked in another direction, to Simmons' disappointment.
Simmons expressed disappointment he didn't get the call.
Be patient, rookie. Simmons will likely get his chance someday. Maybe a bunch of them.