Jazz Smother Heat 102-91
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Jazz Smother Heat 102-91

November 13th, 2016 | by Clint Johnson
Story of the Game The Jazz are the NBA’s anaconda: strong, long, systematic, and smothering. They coil around the paint and squeeze the life from those who dare enter. Teams lacking the ability to shoot Utah out of that...
Schedule Spotlight: October/November
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Schedule Spotlight: October/November

October 24th, 2016 | by Clint Johnson
At the end of each month, SCH’s resident schedule expert, Clint Johnson is going to take a look at the month ahead, breaking down where the team is at and what is coming. This month’s edition drops a little early to...
Three Things to Watch This Season
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Three Things to Watch This Season

September 16th, 2016 | by Clint Johnson
There’s a buzz of national anticipation about this Jazz season. A possible playoff push, veteran additions, the preamble to Gordon Hayward’s free agency, and the return of Dante Exum consume much of the conversation....
What Would a Quin Snyder All-Star Look Like?
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What Would a Quin Snyder All-Star Look Like?

August 5th, 2016 | by Clint Johnson
While the Golden State Warriors and ex-golden boy Kevin Durant are the NBA flavor of the day, front office personnel, journalists, and other pundits who need a palate cleanse are drinking deep from the Utah Jazz cup. If anyone...
Why “You Need a Superstar to Win a Title” Is Wrong
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Why “You Need a Superstar to Win a Title” Is Wrong

June 1st, 2016 | by Clint Johnson
The belief an NBA team needs a superstar to win a championship is strong, especially whenever the lottery and draft creep up, tempting fans and maybe even front offices to gut a roster for that magical ping-pong bullet. One major...
2015-16 Jazz SWOT Analysis
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2015-16 Jazz SWOT Analysis

April 22nd, 2016 | by Clint Johnson
SWOT analysis (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, Threats) is a popular planning method whereby an organization assesses its own characteristics as well as its situation, be that within a market or professional sports league....
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Goodbye, Good Riddance 2015-16: Lakers 101, Jazz 96.

April 14th, 2016 | by Clint Johnson
Tonight, Kobe Bryant left the NBA in unparalleled style, the Golden State Warriors earned their record-setting 73rd win of the season, and Houston beat Sacramento 116 to 81. The Jazz’s 101 to 96 defeat at the hands of the Los...
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Shelvin Mack: Stopgap Starter, Not Savior

April 8th, 2016 | by Clint Johnson
The most significant move of the NBA trade deadline was the Utah Jazz trading a second round pick for a career third string point guard. Yeah, that’s true. When the Jazz brought Shelvin Mack into their deliberate rebuild,...
Keep on Keep’n on: Jazz 101, Suns 86
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Keep on Keep’n on: Jazz 101, Suns 86

April 3rd, 2016 | by Clint Johnson
The old saying “Anyone can beat anyone any given night” was solidly undermined in Utah’s 101 to 86 victory over Phoenix in the valley of the Sun. Despite a first quarter where the Jazz combined horrendous shooting...
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Party Like It’s 1978: Jazz Beat Bucks

February 6th, 2016 | by Clint Johnson
The Bucks play hoops like it’s 1978, and tonight the Jazz should have as well. There were a host of odd things about Utah’s 84 – 81 victory over Milwaukee, but three point shooting was, for the second night in...