HoopsHype Utah Jazz Buzz Meter

by HoopsHype - Updated: October 25, 2014 | 12:52 AM - Twitters - Rumors - Roster - Salaries

Aaron Falk

Jeff Hornacek on the Jazz: "They've gone through the growing pains and now they're ready to go as a young group." sltrib.com/sports/1743987…

Jonathan Rinehart

The Jazz have elected to exercise their 3rd-year team options for G Trey Burke and C Rudy Gobert. Options for both are through 2015-16

Jody Genessy

The Jazz have one week to work out extensions for fourth-year players Enes Kanter and Alec Burks. They'll become RFA if that doesn't happen.

Jody Genessy

As expected, the Jazz exercised their team options on second-year players Trey Burke and Rudy Gobert. Both are guaranteed through 2015-16.

Tony Jones

The Utah Jazz exercised team options on Trey Burke and Rudy Gobert.

Aaron Falk

For the Jazz, transition D was the first lesson in training camp. They got their biggest preseason test tonight. sltrib.com/sports/1743985…

Aaron Falk

Snyder says Suns' physicality bothered Jazz, who went too late in the shot clock. “We took some [shots] that didn’t really have a chance."

David Locke

POSTCAST - weareutahjazz.com/lockedonjazz/?…- Locke and Boone look at pre-season and Jazz final... fb.me/3jRkvet2q

David Locke

EMPTYING THE NOGGIN - weareutahjazz.com/lockedonjazz/?… Jazz fall in final pre-season game to Phoenix

Aaron Falk

The Jazz gave up 20 fast-break point( double their preseason high), but Snyder says he didn't think it hurt them as much as pick-and-roll D.

David Locke

POSTCAST IS LIVE - - plus.google.com/u/0/events/cm7… Question and Answers open for you. Jazz final pre-season game v. Phoenix

Paul Coro

FINAL: #Suns 105, Jazz 100. The 3-PG lineup was +6. Thomas: 19p, 10-13 FT; Dragic: 18p, 8-11 FG; Markieff: 17p, 6r; Bledsoe: 13p, 5r, 5a, 3s

Aaron Falk

Final: Suns 105, Jazz 100. Utah finishes the preseason 5-3. Hayward had 24p/5r/3a. Burks w/ 20 points. Thomas leads Suns w/ 19 points.

Tony Jones

Jazz finish the preseason with a 105-100 loss to the Phoenix Suns....let's get it going for real now

Tony Jones

Jazz trail the Suns 103-98 with 9.3 seconds remaining...looks like Utah will finish preseason 5-3

Aaron Falk

Hayward very controlled to stop a 2-on-1, then he gets an and-one on the other end. Jazz within a bucket, 99-96.

Tony Jones

The Jazz are seeing a Phoenix team playing at regular season intensity. Hasn't been nearly as easy as the last three weeks

Aaron Falk

Eric Bledsoe just beat Enes Kanter on a jump ball, and it leads to a Phoenix bucket. Suns 94, Jazz 91 with about 3 minutes left to play.

David Locke

Utah Jazz are tied at 86-86 with 6:30 left . Live Stream at utahjazz.com or LISTEN LIVE nba.com/broadband/alp_…

Tony Jones

Phoenix is the first team this preseason to really take the Jazz out of their offense

Aaron Falk

The birthday boy Jeremy Evans finishes an alley opp from Alec Burks. Jazz up 83-81 early in the fourth quarter.

David Locke

Suns score 30 3rd quarter points with 11 fast break points. Jazz had not allowed >10 fast break points in any pre-season game #PHXatUTA

Tony Jones

Bledsoe has been going at the Jazz this entire third quarter. Gobert has a real mean streak, so this isn't surprising

Tony Jones

Jazz on a 6-0 run, capped by Gordon Hayward's jumper...now lead 62-55

Aaron Falk

Hayward with a quick outlet to Booker. Not that this is how Snyder measures pace, but those are the Jazz's first fast-break points tonight.

Aaron Falk

Trey Burke showing some strength to get to the paint, absorb contact & still score. He has 7p/2r. Hayward 13/1/1. Jazz up 51-47 at halftime.

Tony Jones

Jazz lead the Suns 51-47 at halftime

Tony Jones

Jazz go small. Hayward moves to power forward

Tony Jones

Jazz up 49-39 over Phoenix with 2:42 remaining in the first half. Hayward with 13 to lead all scorers. 5-6 from the field

Aaron Falk

Booker can't get the first tip to go but keeps at it & scores the bucket on a second try. Jazz have 9 second-chance points to PHX's 3.

Aaron Falk

Gordon Hayward with a solid first quarter: 8 points (3/4 shooting), a board and an assist. Jazz up 33-28 on Phoenix after one.

Tony Jones

Hayward and Kanter lead the Jazz with eight points each

Tony Jones

Great hesitation move by Exum to finish the first quarter. Jazz lead the Suns 33-28

Tony Jones

Jazz lead 27-19 with 2:46 remaining in the first quarter

Aaron Falk

Jazz up 24-15 as Hood, Novak and Gobert check in. Extra minutes to go around at the 4 & 5 with Favors out tonight.

Aaron Falk

The Suns will test of the Jazz's squad's transition D. So far Utah has allowed 1 fast-break point. Transition free throws, man. Every time.

Paul Coro

Utah has not scored on 3 of their first 12 trips and those were even pretty good chances. Coaches say the Jazz has looked good in preseason.

Tony Jones

Jazz lead 10-6 early over the Suns

Aaron Falk

Derrick Favors won't play tonight, so Trevor Booker will start for the Jazz. Quin Snyder explains his thinking here: sltrib.com/home/1743385-1…

Tony Jones

Trey Burke, Alec Burks, Trevor Booker, Gordon Hayward and Enes Kanter the starting lineup for the Utah Jazz tonight

Tony Jones

Jazz forward Derrick Favors is OUT for tonight's preseason finale vs. the Phoenix Suns with a sore knee

David Locke

ICYMI - Get to know your Utah Jazz PODCAST with Trevor Booker - weareutahjazz.com/lockedonjazz/?…

Jody Genessy

Nice shot, @Gordon Hayward. People driving north on I-15 at 3300 South get to see some @Utah Jazz billboard basketball. http://t.co/TbBkh7A8ZM

Jeff Wade

So very there RT @_LeoJ_ #JumpNFunk in #Dallas tonight w/ @richmedina and opening set from @JTDonaldson! #Felabration #Af

Jody Genessy

Coach Quin Snyder is eager to see how Jazz face "our stiffest test with transition defense" tonight in the preseason finale vs. Phoenix.

Jody Genessy

A future Jazz teammate didn't like Hayward's strategy. "I would sub Raja out and put Leandro Barbosa in. Raja didn't appreciate that."

David Thorpe

Jazz:Can Exum and Burke both progress a great deal simultaneously? Hayward play up to his contract? Any big taking a large step forward?

Jody Genessy

Your daily Brock Motum update. He's still with the Utah Jazz. http://t.co/0xVFBcCngT

Jody Genessy

As it stands, the only two national TV games scheduled for the Jazz are on March 8 vs. Nets (NBA-TV) and March 18 vs. the Wizards (ESPN).

Jody Genessy

The Jazz lost a national TV game, leaving them with only two. The Utah-New Orleans game on Nov. 22 will no longer be televised by @NBATV.