Team of the Year

Utah Jazz

National Basketball Association

The Utah Jazz heightened the NBA excitement to Salt Lake City in 2018, finishing the season on a 28-6 run to make the NBA Playoffs for a second-straight season, selling out Vivint Arena for 26 consecutive games in the regular season then going on to oust the fourth-seeded Oklahoma City Thunder in the first round of the Playoffs.

Won 48 games during the regular season
Second in NBA in points allowed per game (99.8)
Team record for made three-pointers in a season (887)
Rudy Gobert named Defensive Player of the Year
Donovan Mitchell runner-up Rookie of the Year
Quin Snyder runner-up Coach of the Year
Donovan Mitchell crowned the Slam Dunk Contest at All-Star Weekend
Donovan Mitchell named Western Conference Rookie of the Month five times