Coach Quin Snyder: Communication and Development
Coaching
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Coach Quin Snyder: Communication and Development

August 20th, 2014 | by Laura Thompson
Listening to this recent interview with Quin Snyder, I came away so impressed with a few things: He’s incredibly articulate. You’d expect that from someone with a J.D./M.B.A., but it’s still wonderfully refreshing to...
The NBA’s Goaltending Leaders
Analytics
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The NBA’s Goaltending Leaders

August 18th, 2014 | by Andy Larsen
Goaltending is awesome. Basketball players have an unfortunate choice: they can sky above the rim and forcefully reject a shot in a direction of their choosing, or they can meekly hope a shot misses so they may gather the...
Trey Burke Video Scouting Report
Trey Burke
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Trey Burke Video Scouting Report

August 18th, 2014 | by Dakota Schmidt
After the expected departures of Al Jefferson and Paul Millsap during the 2013 offseason, it was apparent that the Jazz were in the midst of an extended rebuilding period. While that chapter of the franchise was on the verge of...
TeamSPACE and the Jazz’s “Core Five”
Analytics
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TeamSPACE and the Jazz’s “Core Five”

August 15th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
Earlier in the week, I spent some time breaking down last year’s Jazz starting (and most-used) lineup using shooting data expertly compiled by Matt D’Anna of Nylon Calculus – how the five-man unit as a whole as well as...
Jody Genessy On The Beat Writer Life – Salt City Hoops Podcast
Podcast
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Jody Genessy On The Beat Writer Life – Salt City Hoops Podcast

August 14th, 2014 | by Andy Larsen
On this week’s episode of the Salt City Hoops Podcast, we interview the Deseret News’ Utah Jazz beat reporter, Jody Genessy, about life as an NBA beat writer. We talk about the long hours and the perks of Marriott...
A History of Left-Handed Utah Jazz Players
Retro Jazz
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A History of Left-Handed Utah Jazz Players

August 13th, 2014 | by David J Smith
In case you were not aware, August 13th is officially Left-Handers Day. With that in mind, and because it is also interesting to review Jazz history,  it seems fitting that Salt City Hoops takes a look back at Utah’s...
How Ready is Rudy Gobert?
Enes Kanter
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How Ready is Rudy Gobert?

August 12th, 2014 | by Dan Clayton
If you like bold predictions, then the recent throwback installment of the Salt City Hoops podcast is right up your alley. Among other gutsy calls, SCH founder Spencer Hall said he expects Rudy Gobert to play his way past...
TeamSPACE and the 13-14 Jazz, Part 1
Analytics
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TeamSPACE and the 13-14 Jazz, Part 1

August 11th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
The NBA may take the summer off, particularly the typically dead month of August, but nerdiness has no “season”, so neither do I. Last week I used this space to look at some contextualized elements of last season for the Jazz...
Trevor Booker Video Scouting Report
Trevor Booker
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Trevor Booker Video Scouting Report

August 11th, 2014 | by Dakota Schmidt
Earlier this week, Andy Larsen did a terrific piece on this very site about the different reasons behind Utah’s signing of veteran forward Trevor Booker. In that article, Larsen pointed out the level of energy and toughness...
Enes Kanter Freelance Friday Roundtable
Enes Kanter
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Enes Kanter Freelance Friday Roundtable

August 8th, 2014 | by Freelance Friday
Editor’s note: This Freelance Friday, we had 3 different submissions focusing on Utah Jazz center Enes Kanter. As a result, I decided that the best way to include all 3 point of views was a roundtable of the best parts of...