Where Are They Now: Wesley Matthews
Former Jazz Players
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Where Are They Now: Wesley Matthews

May 2nd, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
Signed as an undrafted free agent after summer league for the Jazz in 2009, Wesley Matthews was initially expected to claw for a roster spot on a team already featuring such wings as Kyle Korver, Andrei Kirilenko and Ronnie...
Coaching Profile: Jim Boylen
Coaching
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Coaching Profile: Jim Boylen

April 30th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
In today’s age of instant media, any major sports event, whether national or specific to a single team, will begin being dissected the moment it becomes news.  Naturally, events like the Sterling saga are somewhat rare, as are...
Coaching Profile: Jeff Van Gundy
Coaching
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Coaching Profile: Jeff Van Gundy

April 25th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
  While certainly not the ideal situation for any NBA franchise, a coaching vacancy brings with it several bits of silver lining.  Struggling organizations can brand a coaching change, both internally and externally, as the...
Salt City Hoops Podcast: Ty Corbin Not Renewed
Podcast
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Salt City Hoops Podcast: Ty Corbin Not Renewed

April 22nd, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
On this week’s Salt City Hoops Podcast, host Ben Dowsett is joined by SCH editor Andy Larsen and writer Dan Clayton to discuss Monday’s news that Ty Corbin will not return as head coach next season.  They talk about...
Some Friendly 2014 NBA Playoff Wagers
Opinion
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Some Friendly 2014 NBA Playoff Wagers

April 18th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
As a trying and somewhat difficult season has come to a close, there are plenty of elements to look back on.  Jazz Nation, from the team to the organization to the media to the fans, has just made it through a season unlike any...
On Trey Burke’s Struggles Defensively
Trey Burke
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On Trey Burke’s Struggles Defensively

April 11th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
Coming out of Michigan after a triumphant final college season that saw him capture not only a national title but also the country’s most prestigious individual awards, Jazz point guard Trey Burke fell into something of a mix...
MVP Ballot: Who’s Third?
NBA
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MVP Ballot: Who’s Third?

April 4th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
I have a confession to make: I irrationally love rankings and awards.  I take things like the All-NBA team seriously each year, and genuinely enjoy closely contested races for any of the league’s major awards.  It’s not...
Jazz Jolt: Analytics Podcast
Podcast
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Jazz Jolt: Analytics Podcast

April 4th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
  On this week’s Jazz Jolt Podcast, host Ben Dowsett is joined by two esteemed members of Salt City Hoops, editor Andy Larsen and writer Dan Clayton, to discuss the wide world of basketball analytics.  They try to...
The Favors-Kanter Pairing Revisited
Analytics
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The Favors-Kanter Pairing Revisited

March 28th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
As a long season winds down in Salt Lake City, we begin the transition to the offseason – both a look back at the results from the year that was, and a look forward to the future.  In this year’s case, there will be somewhat...
Jazz Jolt Podcast: Jazz Coaching Situation
Podcast
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Jazz Jolt Podcast: Jazz Coaching Situation

March 27th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
On this week’s Jazz Jolt Podcast, host Ben Dowsett is joined by Salt City Hoops writer Dan Clayton to discuss Utah’s coaching situation and the performance thus far of Ty Corbin.  They discuss Corbin’s time as...