The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Jazz vs Lakers 10/16/2014
Utah Jazz
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The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Jazz vs Lakers 10/16/2014

October 16th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
1. Preseason or no, Trevor Booker looks ready to prove himself. Quickly endearing himself to a Jazz fan base that will just love his hustle and workmanlike approach, the former Washington Wizard is sneakily making a case for...
How Utah’s Defense Has Changed (Yes, Through Only Two Games)
Coaching
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How Utah’s Defense Has Changed (Yes, Through Only Two Games)

October 13th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
Any major change in the coaching staff of an NBA franchise is going to bring about periods of adjustment. This is just as true defensively as on the other end, if not perhaps more so – even slight variations on a mostly similar...
Jazz Waive Kevin Murphy, Dee Bost
News
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Jazz Waive Kevin Murphy, Dee Bost

October 10th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
The Jazz have waived wing Kevin Murphy and point guard Dee Bost, the team announced earlier today. The move leaves the team with 17 players on the active roster with just over two weeks to go before the season opener. Murphy was...
Previewing the Utah Jazz’s Open Scrimmage
Utah Jazz
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Previewing the Utah Jazz’s Open Scrimmage

October 6th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
You guys, there’s real basketball! Five guys on one side, five on the other, bouncy orange ball, nylon-lined buckets at both ends…basketball! Stop tugging my arm, I’m totally under control. In the minds of many Jazz fans,...
Utah Jazz 2014 Media Day Live Blog
Media Day
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Utah Jazz 2014 Media Day Live Blog

September 29th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
5:08 PM MST: That’ll do it for our SCH Jazz media day live blog! Thanks to everyone who followed along live, and in advance to those who will catch up later on. Another big shout out to our fearless leader Andy Larsen, who...
Utah Jazz Best Case & Worst Case for 2014-15
Utah Jazz
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Utah Jazz Best Case & Worst Case for 2014-15

September 22nd, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
A franchise known for its continuity made a number of changes over the summer; it remains to be seen whether Utah’s active offseason translates into an improved on-court product. Several such scenarios are entirely plausible...
Utah Jazz Frontcourt: Three-Headed Monster?
Derrick Favors
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Utah Jazz Frontcourt: Three-Headed Monster?

September 16th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
Between FIBA and summer league play, August pieces written by local and national media alike, and even gushing podcast segments, it’s been a Gobert love-fest this offseason. Shoot, there hasn’t been this much ado about Rudy...
Rudy Gobert: Spanish Nightmare
Rudy Gobert
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Rudy Gobert: Spanish Nightmare

September 10th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
The basketball gods heard our continued whining about a lack of intriguing stuff going on this time of year, and delivered some much-needed sustenance in the form of a riveting upset win by France over co-favorite (and host)...
Pump the Clutch: Utah’s Late-Game Issues
Analytics
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Pump the Clutch: Utah’s Late-Game Issues

September 8th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
August has come and gone, and there is much rejoicing. Never mind the nearly two months to go until regular season basketball played – September offers light at the end of the tunnel. FIBA competition, training camp before the...
My First Favorite Player: Jeff Hornacek
Retro Jazz
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My First Favorite Player: Jeff Hornacek

September 1st, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
Last week, I re-watched the 1998 Finals between Utah and Michael Jordan’s Bulls for what was the first complete time since my childhood, and “live-blogged” the retro experience, if you will. It was a fun exercise, both as a...