Renegotiating Derrick Favors’ Contract: What Makes Sense?
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Renegotiating Derrick Favors’ Contract: What Makes Sense?

May 25th, 2016 | by Clark Schmutz
It is against the rules of the current Collective Bargaining Agreement in the NBA for a player to renegotiate their contract and take a smaller amount of money. However, when a team is under the cap, they can renegotiate current...
The Five People You Meet in (Utah Jazz Offseason) Heaven
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The Five People You Meet in (Utah Jazz Offseason) Heaven

May 10th, 2016 | by Clark Schmutz
Before you read the title and think this blog post is about how the Jazz are going to sign Kevin Durant or Mike Conley this summer, be warned that it isn’t about that at all. This is about the five free agents that are most...
The Utah Jazz and the Roadblocks of Free Agency
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The Utah Jazz and the Roadblocks of Free Agency

April 26th, 2016 | by Clark Schmutz
Location, Location, Location Imagine you are a small business owner making a comfortable salary in whatever city you currently live in.  Let’s say you make $100,000 a year and you like your job. But you are considering a...
Thinking Out Loud — Here Lies Jazz Season 2015-16
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Thinking Out Loud — Here Lies Jazz Season 2015-16

April 12th, 2016 | by Clark Schmutz
The Utah Jazz season passed away peacefully last night with very little fight and in the presence of 19,911 of its closest friends. This Jazz season was born in Detroit, Michigan on October 28, 2015. Its life was highlighted by...
Thinking Out Loud: The Utah Jazz and Three Pointers, Sitting in a Tree
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Thinking Out Loud: The Utah Jazz and Three Pointers, Sitting in a Tree

March 30th, 2016 | by Clark Schmutz
The Utah Jazz have had an off again, on again relationship with the three-point shot for some time now. It’s mostly been off. In fact, for the most part, not only has it been off, but the three-point line has been seeing...
Thinking Out Loud: Where do the Jazz go from here?
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Thinking Out Loud: Where do the Jazz go from here?

March 16th, 2016 | by Clark Schmutz
I personally have decided not to talk, or even worry about the Jazz and the playoffs this season. It just isn’t healthy. On top of that, it almost seems like a flip of a coin at this point. As soon as I think the Jazz...
Thinking Out Loud: Two Jazz Seasons Diverged in a Wood
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Thinking Out Loud: Two Jazz Seasons Diverged in a Wood

March 2nd, 2016 | by Clark Schmutz
Author’s note: I think about basketball way too much. Thinking Out Loud is my attempt to get those thoughts and feelings on internet paper before I move onto another topic.  I don’t know how to say it, but it feels like...
Thinking Out Loud: Trade Deadline Edition
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Thinking Out Loud: Trade Deadline Edition

February 16th, 2016 | by Clark Schmutz
Author’s note: I think about basketball way too much. Thinking Out Loud is my new attempt to just get those thoughts and feelings on internet paper before I move onto another topic.  You can’t even stretch your arms...
Who Drives the Train for the Utah Jazz?
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Who Drives the Train for the Utah Jazz?

February 2nd, 2016 | by Clark Schmutz
On March 20th, 2015, Dennis Lindsey was giving an interview on 1280 the Zone and he offered this assessment in regards to evaluating talent, specifically last year’s draft prospects from the University of Kentucky:...
The Utah Jazz Trade Target Power Rankings
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The Utah Jazz Trade Target Power Rankings

January 19th, 2016 | by Clark Schmutz
Welcome to the first ever Utah Jazz Trade Target Power Rankings. The 2016 NBA trade deadline is only about 4 weeks away, which makes now a great time to talk about the Utah Jazz and possible trades. So based on criteria like...