The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Jazz vs. Pacers 12/4/2013
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The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Jazz vs. Pacers 12/4/2013

December 4th, 2013 | by Andy Larsen
1. Indiana’s defense, designed to force mid-range shots, did so by minimizing scrambling rotations.  Perhaps the main ingredient to Indiana’s defensive success is how they discourage teams from taking high-efficiency...
The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Jazz vs. Rockets 12/2/2013
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The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Jazz vs. Rockets 12/2/2013

December 2nd, 2013 | by Andy Larsen
1. Trey Burke’s ability to get an advantage on a defense portends good things for his NBA future. This game continued Trey Burke’s coming-out party, scoring 21 points and accumulating 6 assists in tonight’s...
The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Jazz vs. Suns 11/29/2013
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The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Jazz vs. Suns 11/29/2013

November 29th, 2013 | by Andy Larsen
1. Jazz allowed Suns to get what they wanted offensively. The Jazz are again not getting it done defensively, a major disappointment for a team that wanted its calling card to be paint protection. I asked Corbin what went wrong...
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Spencer Hall Back on the Saturday Show

November 27th, 2013 | by Andy Larsen
On this week’s episode, with Andy Larsen and Austin Horton both unavailable, Spencer Ryan Hall (the fantastic founder of this site) and Benjamin Gaines both joined the Salt City Hoops Saturday Show this past week. They talk...
The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Jazz vs. Bulls 11-25-2013
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The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Jazz vs. Bulls 11-25-2013

November 25th, 2013 | by Andy Larsen
1. Sure, it’s cliche, but the Jazz needed this win. Whenever a team ends a losing streak, the phrase “X team needed this win” is used. In the long term, the Jazz don’t need this win, in fact, each win gets...
The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Jazz vs. Spurs 11/15/2013
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The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Jazz vs. Spurs 11/15/2013

November 15th, 2013 | by Andy Larsen
1. The Jazz’s shooting woes are nearly entirely outside the paint. The Jazz shot 38.5% tonight, another negative mark in their campaign to avoid being the worst shooting team in NBA history. When an NBA team shoots 38%,...
The Triple Team: Three Thoughts On Jazz vs. Pelicans 11/13/2013
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The Triple Team: Three Thoughts On Jazz vs. Pelicans 11/13/2013

November 13th, 2013 | by Andy Larsen
1. Utah’s shifted point guard position paid dividends. The Jazz made significant changes to their point guard position in the last 36 hours. First, the Jazz waived Jamaal Tinsley, dropping the 35-year-old point guard after...
Previously Private Amazing Advanced NBA Stats to be Released in Consumer Package
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Previously Private Amazing Advanced NBA Stats to be Released in Consumer Package

November 13th, 2013 | by Andy Larsen
Vantage Sports, now a source of advanced basketball analytics for NBA teams, players, and trainers only, will begin a Kickstarter campaign this week to gauge interest in releasing a product for a general audience. Should the...
The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Jazz vs. Nuggets 11/11/2013
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The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Jazz vs. Nuggets 11/11/2013

November 11th, 2013 | by Andy Larsen
1. The Jazz are a terrible shooting team. We talked about it on this week’s Salt City Hoops Saturday Show, but it’s worth mentioning in print: The Jazz are the worst shooting team in the history of the NBA since the...
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The Saddest Fact In All Of Jazz Land – Salt City Hoops Saturday Show

November 11th, 2013 | by Andy Larsen
On this week’s episode, the team takes a look at the winless, hapless Jazz. Sure, the Jazz are playing terribly, but that doesn’t mean we can’t make light of the situation. Andy Larsen throws out Sad Jazz Facts,...