Game Ball Rankings VI: The 31-Win Jazz Still Led by Hayward
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Game Ball Rankings VI: The 31-Win Jazz Still Led by Hayward

March 23rd, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
The officially unofficial game ball rankings have five more wins to commemorate, a new entrant to coronate,  and a familiar name at the top of the leaderboard. With a maximum of 14 game balls still available, it’s getting...
Fantastic Four: How Favors Is Used Differently At PF
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Fantastic Four: How Favors Is Used Differently At PF

March 12th, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
While one Utah Jazz big man is turning heads and garnering column inches, another is stealthily having his best season ever and becoming a two-way force. Rudy Gobert deserves every bit of the bushels of ink that have been...
Game Ball V: Team Basketball at the 26 Win Mark
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Game Ball V: Team Basketball at the 26 Win Mark

March 10th, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
The way the Utah Jazz are winning games right now, giving out game balls has become a much tougher job. And not just because of the volume. Sure, when I promised readers a game ball update every five wins or so, I thought that...
Spring Training: Why the Stretch Run Matters
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Spring Training: Why the Stretch Run Matters

March 5th, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
A significant chunk of basketball still remains in the 2014-15 season. Sure, 22 games — or six weeks, as our friends from the other side of the Rockies reminded us — might seem paltry. But that means a quarter of the...
Game Ball Batch Four (a.k.a. An Ode to Gordon Hayward)
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Game Ball Batch Four (a.k.a. An Ode to Gordon Hayward)

February 26th, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
You’re going to read a lot about Gordon Hayward in this fourth edition of the Game Ball rankings. Another batch of glowing recognition for some of Utah’s recent victory engineers seemed like exactly what Jazzland...
The Brothers Clayton Podcast: Trade Deadline Edition
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The Brothers Clayton Podcast: Trade Deadline Edition

February 19th, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
  As the dust settled on a wild trade deadline day, Dan and Ken linked up from 2,500 miles away to survey the scene. The Brothers Clayton podcast is back, and the two brothers from the same mother spent a half hour talking...
Principles for the Utah Jazz’s Big Deadline Day
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Principles for the Utah Jazz’s Big Deadline Day

February 19th, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
A pivotal trade deadline day for the Utah Jazz has arrived. Any trades to be made during the 2014-15 NBA season will be completed before the earth rotates once more on its axis, which means some questions will be answered soon,...
Choose Your Own Adventure: The Enes Kanter Edition
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Choose Your Own Adventure: The Enes Kanter Edition

February 12th, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
Enes Kanter is ready to flip ahead to the page where he’s in another city, another jersey, and another coach’s rotation. According to a late-night update from Aaron Falk that was then corroborated by Jody Genessy,...
The Utah Jazz & The 2015 Trade Deadline Q&A
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The Utah Jazz & The 2015 Trade Deadline Q&A

February 5th, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
Set your Twitter alerts. Start the Woj Watch. Get your Insider login credentials ready. We’re inside the final two weeks before the NBA’s trade deadline. By February 19 at 1:00 p.m. Mountain Time, we’ll know if...
The Kanter Question Revisited: What a Strong January Says (and Doesn’t)
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The Kanter Question Revisited: What a Strong January Says (and Doesn’t)

February 3rd, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
Is there a more fascinating player this Utah Jazz season than Enes Kanter? Probably not. Understandably, much of the conversation has been directed elsewhere. Gordon Hayward and Derrick Favors are quietly putting together...