SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Sports) - The Quin Snyder era starts with a 104-93 loss to the Houston Rockets despite 18 points from Alec Burks.
The Dallas Mavericks announced the return of guard J.J. Barea to an undisclosed contract Wednesday.
Julius Randle's rookie season will last only a single game, as the Los Angeles Lakers announced Thursday that the 2014 first-round pick will miss the remainder of the campaign after undergoing surgery to repair a fractured right tibia.
Prior to hosting Milwaukee in their season opener, the Charlotte Hornets announced that they have exercised the team's fourth-year option on small forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and third-year option on power forward Cody Zeller.
Brooklyn Nets center Brook Lopez will not play in Wednesday's season opener against the Boston Celtics due to a sprained right foot he suffered during the preseason.
Recently retired NBA veteran Roger Mason Jr. and former NFL Players Association president Domonique Foxworth are among several new appointments to the NBA Players Association senior management team.
Los Angeles Lakers rookie forward Julius Randle suffered a broken right leg in his first NBA game, Tuesday's 108-90 loss to the Houston Rockets.
Reigning NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard will be one of three key contributors out for the San Antonio Spurs on opening night.
Tony Snell's contract will be under the Chicago Bulls' control next season after the club picked up his club option for the 2015-16 campaign.
The Boston Celtics waived six players on Monday, including guard Will Bynum, to finalize their opening night roster.
The Portland Trail Blazers will not pick up the fourth-year option on Thomas Robinson, making the power forward a free agent in the summer of 2015.
The Portland Trail Blazers announced Monday that they have exercised the third-year option on the contract of guard CJ McCollum and picked up the fourth-year option on center Meyers Leonard.
The New York Knicks traded veteran forward Travis Outlaw to the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday in exchange for forward Arnett Moultrie.
Indiana Pacers guard George Hill is expected to miss at least three weeks with a left knee contusion, the team announced Monday.
The Orlando Magic announced Sunday that they have exercised their third-year option on the rookie contract of guard Victor Oladipo while picking up fourth-year options on forwards Maurice Harkless and Andrew Nicholson as well as guard Evan Fournier.
The Cleveland Cavaliers announced Saturday that the club has exercised the fourth-year option on the contract of guard Dion Waiters.
The Toronto Raptors have waived swingman Jordan Hamilton and guard Will Cherry.
The Brooklyn Nets have waived guard Casper Ware.
SALT LAKE CITY (Good 4 Utah Sports) - Isaiah Thomas scored 19 points off the bench and Goran Dragic added 18 points on 8-of-11 shooting to help the Phoenix Suns close out the NBA preseason with a 105-100 victory over the Utah Jazz.
The New Orleans Pelicans have picked up the fourth-year option on the contract of forward Anthony Davis.
The Brooklyn Nets traded guard Marquis Teague and a 2019 second-round draft pick to the Philadelphia 76ers in exchange for guard Casper Ware on Friday.
The Detroit Pistons announced Friday the exercising of team options for the contracts of center Andre Drummond and guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope.
In our society, it's never too early to think about awards.
The end is near for point guard Steve Nash.
The Brooklyn Nets have picked up the third- year options on the contracts of forward/center Mason Plumlee and swingman Sergey Karasev.
It's been a rough month for Orlando Magic guard Victor Oladipo.
Recurring nerve damage in his back will keep Steve Nash from playing in his 19th NBA season.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Sports) - The Utah Jazz 5-2 preseason record is giving the team confidence as it gets ready to tip it off for real next week.
The Orlando Magic locked up franchise center Nikola Vucevic to a contract extension on Thursday, according to general manager Rob Hennigan.
As we are set to embark on another 82- game marathon, this season really leaves little in the way of fascinating story lines.