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Jazz Waive Dahntay Jones, Jack Cooley

The Utah Jazz have waived forward Jack Cooley and guard Dahntay Jones. 

Following the moves, Utah’s roster now stands at 15 players. 

Cooley (6-9, 246, Notre Dame) appeared in two preseason games for Utah, averaging 3.5 points and 3.0 rebounds in 5.8 minutes of action. He was signed as a free agent on Aug. 19. 

Jones (6-6, 225, Duke) saw action in six preseason games for the Jazz, averaging 3.2 points, 1.0 rebounds and 0.8 assists in 11.8 minutes of play. He was signed on Sept. 25.

Via RealGM Staff Report

RealGM Radio: Arturo Galletti On NBA Season Over-Unders

In this two-part episode, host Daniel Leroux (@DannyLeroux) and Arturo Galletti of BoxScoreGeeks.com (@ArturoGalletti) go through the over-unders for all 30 NBA teams for the 14-15 season. 

Timestamps for the discussion on each team:

Part One

Atlanta Hawks (40.5 wins)- 

2:10

Boston Celtics (26.5 wins)- 

6:13

Brooklyn Nets (41.5 wins)- 

8:58

Charlotte Hornets (45.5 wins)- 

14:35

Chicago Bulls (55.5 wins)- 

16:58

Cleveland Cavaliers (58.5 wins)- 

25:23

Dallas Mavericks (49.5 wins)- 

33:15

Denver Nuggets (40.5 wins)- 

38:36

Detroit Pistons (36.5 wins)- 

43:05

Golden State Warriors (50.5 wins)- 

48:09

Houston Rockets (49.5 wins)- 

54:25

Indiana Pacers (32.5 wins)- 

1:00:46

Los Angeles Clippers (55.5 wins)- 

1:06:32

Los Angeles Lakers (31.5 wins)- 

1:12:07

Memphis Grizzlies (48.5 wins)- 

1:17:25

Miami Heat (43.5 wins)- 

1:21:13

Lightning Round

1:25:43

Click here to listen or download Part 1 

Part Two

Milwaukee Bucks (24.5 wins)- 

1:20

Minnesota Timberwolves (25.5 wins)- 

4:30

New Orleans Pelicans (41.5 wins)- 

9:25

New York Knicks (40.5 wins)- 

14:15

Oklahoma City Thunder (57.5 wins)- 

22:12

Orlando Magic (28.5 wins)- 

28:50

Philadelphia 76ers (15.5 wins)- 

34:52

Phoenix Suns (42.5 wins)- 

40:11

Portland Trail Blazers (48.5 wins)- 

44:01

Sacramento Kings (30.5 wins)- 

46:46

San Antonio Spurs (56.5 wins)- 

49:31

Toronto Raptors (49.5 wins)- 

54:49

Utah Jazz (25.5 wins)- 

58:26

Washington Wizards (49.5 wins)- 

1:01:20

Other bets on the board-

Click here to listen or download Part 2

You can also click here to subscribe to the podcast on iTunes.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Jazz Waive Dee Bost, Kevin Murphy

The Utah Jazz have waived guards Dee Bost and Kevin Murphy. 

Following the moves, Utah’s roster now stands at 17 players. 

Bost (6-2, 176, Mississippi State) did not see action for the Jazz, while Murphy (6-5, 200, Tennessee Tech) appeared in one preseason game for Utah, totaling four points, one rebound and an assist in five minutes of action. Bost was signed as a free agent on August 15, while Murphy was added on August 27.

Via RealGM Staff Report

RealGM Radio: On The Northwest Division With Strauss, Mason

In this episode, host Daniel Leroux (@DannyLeroux) breaks down the Northwest division with Ethan Sherwood Strauss of ESPN (@SherwoodStrauss) and Beckley Mason of HoopSpeak and the New York Times (@BeckleyMason). 

The three work through the offseason for the Oklahoma City Thunder, Portland Trail Blazers, Utah Jazz, Minnesota Timberwolves and Denver Nuggets, including the Kevin Love trade, preview the upcoming season and hit on many other NBA topics including OKC's future, the Warriors' situation and locker room dynamics.

Click here to listen or download

You can also click here to subscribe to the podcast on iTunes.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Jazz Sign Kevin Murphy

The Utah Jazz have signed Kevin Murphy to a free agent contract.

Murphy was selected by Utah out of Tennessee Tech in the second round of the 2012 NBA draft (47th overall pick), and he played in 17 games for the Jazz while also playing in the NBA D-League. 

Following the 2012-13 season, Murphy was sent to Golden State as part of a three-team trade in July 2013.

Via Mike Sorensen/Deseret News

Toure' Murry Signs Two-Year, $2M Deal With Jazz

The Utah Jazz have signed Toure' Murry to a two-year, $2 million deal.

The deal includes $250,000 in guaranteed money this season and is non-guaranteed for 15-16.

Murry went undrafted in 2012 out of Wichita State and spent last season with the New York Knicks.

Via Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Jazz Sign Brock Motum

The Utah Jazz have signed free-agent forward Brock Motum.

Motum (6-10, 245, Washington State) spent the 2013-14 season with Granarolo Bologna of the Italian SerieA League, averaging 8.3 points and 3.3 rebounds while shooting 50.6 percent from the field.  

Motum participated in the 2014 NBA Summer League with the Jazz in Las Vegas, where he appeared in five games and averaged 8.0 points, 4.6 rebounds and 1.6 assists per contest.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Jazz Sign Dee Bost

The Utah Jazz have signed free-agent guard Dee Bost.

Bost (6-2, 176, Mississippi State) played for the Idaho Stampede last season, averaging 15.2 points, a team-high 8.4 assists, 6.1 rebounds and team-leading 2.1 steals in 40.5 minutes in 50 games (all starts).

The 24-year-old guard attended training camp with the Portland Trail Blazers prior to the 2013-14 season.

He played four seasons at Mississippi State, averaging 15.8 points, 3.3 rebounds, 5.5 assists and 2.0 steals in 36.3 minutes during his senior campaign and was named to the 2012 All-SEC First Team.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Toure' Murry Close To Two-Year, $2M Deal With Jazz

Toure' Murry is close to a two-year, $2 million deal with the Utah Jazz, according to sources.

The New York Knicks have been trying this month to convince Murry to hold off on signing elsewhere as they try to sort out their roster. Murry has also received interest from the Miami Heat and Los Angeles Lakers.

Murry averaged 2.7 points and 1 assist in 7.3 minutes per game last season for the Knicks.

Via Marc Stein/ESPN

Dean Cooper Named Head Coach Of D-League's Stampede

The Utah Jazz Jazz have named Dean Cooper as Head Coach of the Idaho Stampede.

Cooper spent the past two seasons as an assistant coach for the Houston Rockets.

“We are pleased to welcome Dean to our organization," Dennis Lindsey said in a statement. "The D-League is a critical component in building teams and it begins with each affiliate’s head coach."

The Jazz hired Quin Snyder as their new head coach this offseason.

Via RealGM Staff Report

Utah Jazz Archives

Jazz See Dante Exum Playing In World Cup As Development Opportunity

Dante Exum should get a lot of minutes for Australia in the World Cup of Basketball next month.

Cavaliers Acquire Three Non-Guaranteed Contracts From Jazz

The Jazz will trade John Lucas, Malcolm Thomas and Erik Murphy to the Cavaliers for Carrick Felix, a future second round pick and $1 million.

Jazz, Heat Interested In Toure' Murry

The Jazz have expressed interest in signing Toure' Murry, according to a source.

Trevor Booker Agrees To Two-Year, $10M Deal With Jazz

Trevor Booker has agreed upon a deal with the Jazz.

Hornets Agree To Sign Marvin Williams To Two-Year, $14M Contract

The Hornets turned their attention upon Marvin Williams after the Jazz matched their offer sheet to Gordon Hayward.

Jazz Match Gordon Hayward's Four-Year, $63M Max Offer Sheet With Hornets

Gordon Hayward's contract includes a player option for the fourth year and a 15 percent trade kicker.

Gordon Hayward Agrees To Four-Year, $63M Max Offer Sheet With Hornets

Gordon Hayward has agreed to an offer sheet with the Hornets.

Marvin Williams Meets With Heat

Marvin Williams played with the Jazz over the past two seasons with a PER of 14.0 in 13-14.

Raptors Trade Steve Novak, 2nd Rounder To Jazz For Diante Garrett

Steve Novak was acquired last offseason by the Raptors from the Knicks.

Suns To Propose Significant Deal To Gordon Hayward; Jazz Plan To Match Offer Sheets

The Jazz plan to match offer sheets for Gordon Hayward, a restricted free agent.

Dante Exum, Agent Didnít Think Heíd Fall To Jazz At No. 5

Dante Exum touts his experience in Australia's two-point guard system in going to the Jazz.

Smart: Decision Not To Workout For Jazz Came From Agent

Speculation has been that Marcus Smart would prefer to avoid the Jazz because they already have Trey Burke.

Jazz Offering Derrick Favors In Package To Cavs For No. 1 Overall Pick

The Jazz presumably would pick between Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker if they acquire the selection by parting with Derrick Favors.

David Blatt To Leave Maccabi For NBA Job

David Blatt will leave Maccabi Tel Aviv for an unknown position in the NBA.

Carmelo Anthony Open To Considering Bulls, Rockets, Mavericks

Carmelo Anthony has until June 23 to notify the Knicks if he plans to opt in or out of the final season of his contract.

Damjan Rudez Receives Interest From Cavaliers, Pacers, Raptors, Jazz

Damjan Rudez is being seen as a potential low-cost, free-agent possibility.

Warriors, Jazz Pursuing Spurs' Shooting Coach Engelland For Assistant Job

Steve Kerr succeeded Chip Engelland as the top perimeter gun at Pacific Palisades High School.

Jazz Liked Quin Snyder's Background In Player Developement

Quin Snyderís work in the D-League, as well as his focus on player development as an assistant, intrigued Jazz officials.

Quin Snyder Named Head Coach Of Jazz

Quin Snyder is the eighth head coach in Jazz history.

Jazz Eliminate Boylen From Coaching Search; Considering Snyder, Gentry, Griffin, Mystery Candidate

The Jazz have kept the fourth coaching candidate tight-lipped.
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