Tall-Ball: Has Utah Relented on Decision to Fight Small With Big?
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Tall-Ball: Has Utah Relented on Decision to Fight Small With Big?

May 18th, 2016 | by Dan Clayton
The Golden State Warriors deserve (and get) a lot of credit for almost inadvertently reshaping the positional conversation within pro hoops. Down two games to one in last June’s NBA Finals, the Dubs didn’t just go small; it...
Salt City Seven: That’s a Wrap
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Salt City Seven: That’s a Wrap

April 14th, 2016 | by Dan Clayton
Get it while you can, fans and friends of the Utah Jazz. It’s time for the 24th installment of our weekly wrap-up on all things Jazz, the last before we carefully power down the SC7 machine until next fall. This is...
Salt City Seven: Why We Watch, Playoff Picture, Alec Burks & More
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Salt City Seven: Why We Watch, Playoff Picture, Alec Burks & More

April 7th, 2016 | by Dan Clayton
Seven more nights of NBA regular season basketball. And they’re big ones. For this last regular-season installment of the SC7, we refocus the playoff race, starting with a mammoth game on this weeks’ schedule. Games...
Salt City Seven: A Missed Opportunity, 4-on-4 and More
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Salt City Seven: A Missed Opportunity, 4-on-4 and More

March 31st, 2016 | by Dan Clayton
The Jazz wrapped up March with a 9-7 record, starting cold but finishing with an 8-3 surge. The last week of the month, though, was packed with storylines. Kobe. AK. The Dubs. Another worrying injury. And, oh yeah, four big...
Salt City Seven: Big Game Reps, Passing Surge and More
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Salt City Seven: Big Game Reps, Passing Surge and More

March 24th, 2016 | by Dan Clayton
Don’t look now, the the Jazz have suddenly won six of their last seven, including consecutive road games and a home takedown of the reigning Eastern champs. The tide has turned for the blue, green and gold, who — at...
Salt City Seven: Big Trip, Big Mack, Three Game Balls & More
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Salt City Seven: Big Trip, Big Mack, Three Game Balls & More

March 17th, 2016 | by Dan Clayton
Fifteen left. One-five. Eight are on the road (seven of those against teams at or below .500), and seven are at home (including three elite teams). The playoff race is coming down to the wire, which is where we’ll start...
Salt City Seven: Floor Spacing, Playoff Chasing and More
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Salt City Seven: Floor Spacing, Playoff Chasing and More

March 10th, 2016 | by Dan Clayton
In this 19th edition of the weekly touchbase on all things Utah Jazz, we put on the stethoscope to assess what’s up with the struggling club. The answer, or at least one of them: Utah’s best players haven’t had...
Salt City Seven: Road Reliance, Depth Options and More
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Salt City Seven: Road Reliance, Depth Options and More

March 3rd, 2016 | by Dan Clayton
Twenty-two games left, and the Jazz find themselves in a bit of a slump. How do they get out? This week’s SC7 looks at a potential area for personnel answers, but we also hear from the coach, and look at some X&O themes...
Salt City Seven: Three’s a Crowd at PG, Tough Month, Freeing G
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Salt City Seven: Three’s a Crowd at PG, Tough Month, Freeing G

February 25th, 2016 | by Dan Clayton
Welcome to the 17th installment of the weekly modular recap of Jazz basketball. With 26 games to go, there’s a lot to talk about.   Suddenly, some of the intriguing second-half subplots for the Utah Jazz involve the...
*Updated* SC7: Why Exum’s Still Central, Shelvin Mack and More
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*Updated* SC7: Why Exum’s Still Central, Shelvin Mack and More

February 18th, 2016 | by Dan Clayton
Here we go again. The Jazz are about to kick their basketball machine back into action, but first we have some business to resolve in this trade deadline edition of the Salt City Seven. Along with our usual items, this...