SALT LAKE CITY (October 19, 2013) – The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has signed forward/center Derrick Favors to a multi-year contract extension. Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released.
SALT LAKE CITY (October 15, 2013) – The following is a medical update on Utah Jazz point guard Trey Burke, who fractured his right index finger during the first half of Saturday’s preseason game vs. the Los Angeles Clippers:
Burke underwent surgery Tuesday to repair the bone fracture in his right index finger. The procedure was performed in Salt Lake City by Dr. Douglas Hutchinson, who reported that the surgery was successful.
SALT LAKE CITY (October 14, 2013) – The Utah Jazz announced today that the team has waived center/forward Dwayne Jones II. Following the move, the Jazz roster now stands at 19 players.
Jones II (6-11, 250, Saint Joseph’s) appeared in one preseason game for Utah.
The Jazz will tip off its 40th NBA campaign against Northwest Division rival Oklahoma City Thunder on October 30 at EnergySolutions Arena at 7 p.m. MT (ROOT, 1280 AM/97.5 FM).