Former NBA, ABA coach Tom Nissalke dies at 87

Basketball / NBA Aug 24, 2019

Former NBA, ABA coach Tom Nissalke dies at 87

Tom Nissalke, who won coach of the year honors in the NBA and ABA, has died. He was 87. Nissalke passed away at his home in Salt Lake City on Thursday after facing a "series of health-related problems" in recent years, according to the Deseret ...

Derrick Rose scores career-high 50 points against Jazz

Basketball / NBA Nov 1, 2018

Derrick Rose scores career-high 50 points against Jazz

During the 2017-18 regular season, Derrick Rose didn't score 50 points in all of January. Or February. Or March. Or April. He was hurting, always in and out of the lineup, never in rhythm. Those problems, all his years of problems, seemed so long ago Wednesday night, when ...

Hayward to leave Jazz for Celtics

Basketball / NBA Jul 5, 2017

Hayward to leave Jazz for Celtics

Gordon Hayward and Brad Stevens were a couple inches from winning an NCAA championship together at Butler. They are now reuniting, to try for an NBA title. The top remaining free agent in this summer's class is now off the board, with Hayward announcing Tuesday night ...

Kobe signs off with 60-point night

Basketball / NBA Apr 14, 2016

Kobe signs off with 60-point night

Kobe Bryant went out with a Hollywood ending to his remarkable career. Bryant scored 60 points in his final game Wednesday night, wrapping up 20 years in the NBA with an unbelievable offensive showcase in the Los Angeles Lakers' 101-96 victory over the Utah Jazz. He ...

Curry ignites history-chasing Warriors in overtime

Basketball / NBA Mar 31, 2016

Curry ignites history-chasing Warriors in overtime

The Warriors' countdown to become the winningest team in NBA history is down to five. Stephen Curry scored 31 points, including six straight in overtime, and Golden State continued its historic run with a 103-96 victory over the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night. The Warriors (68-7) ...