The George Hill Impact
Players
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The George Hill Impact

June 22nd, 2016 | by David J Smith
The NBA Draft is a day away, but the Utah Jazz can already count themselves among the winners. In a big, sneaky good move, general manager Dennis Lindsey and company helped broker a three-team trade with the Atlanta Hawks and...
What the Quin Snyder Extension Means
Coaching
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What the Quin Snyder Extension Means

May 6th, 2016 | by David J Smith
In the summer of 2014, the Utah Jazz were facing a daunting off-season. For the first time in literally decades, the team was encountering something very unfamiliar: a hiring search for a new head coach. With Tyrone...
The Bench’s Role in the Utah Jazz’s Recent Success
Utah Jazz
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The Bench’s Role in the Utah Jazz’s Recent Success

March 23rd, 2016 | by David J Smith
During the forgettable skid following the All-Star break, the Jazz’s bench play was sporadic. There were nights where the lack of depth was astoundingly glaring. Poor shooting, a rash of turnovers and inconsistent efforts...
Mack Attack: Shelvin’s New Opportunity in Utah
Utah Jazz
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Mack Attack: Shelvin’s New Opportunity in Utah

March 2nd, 2016 | by David J Smith
Just two short weeks ago, all the Utah Jazz talk swirled around the impending trade deadline. While names like Jeff Teague, Jrue Holiday, George Hill and Ty Lawson were oft-mentioned by media members and fans alike, the team did...
The Jazz’s Forgotten Man: Jeff Withey
Jeff Withey
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The Jazz’s Forgotten Man: Jeff Withey

February 24th, 2016 | by David J Smith
Things are starting to really hum smoothly for the Utah Jazz. While they dropped a few heart-breakers of late, they have emerged victorious in nine of their past 12 outings. They look every bit the part of a Playoff team in the...
Portland’s Shooting and Rebounding Overshadow Shelvin Mack’s Utah Debut
Utah Jazz
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Portland’s Shooting and Rebounding Overshadow Shelvin Mack’s Utah Debut

February 21st, 2016 | by David J Smith
Any Utah Jazz fan who followed the team in the late 1980s and early 1990s can most likely recall clearly those painful battles with the Portland Trail Blazers. It felt like every 3-point shot Terry Porter. Clyde Drexler or Danny...
Shelvin Mack: the Newest Jazzman
Utah Jazz
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Shelvin Mack: the Newest Jazzman

February 18th, 2016 | by David J Smith
While the talk Wednesday night and Thursday morning centered around troubled Houston Rockets point guard Ty Lawson, the Utah Jazz ultimately passed on that possibility and went the more conservative route. As rumored,...
NBA All-Time Leader in Points Accounted For: John Stockton?
Utah Jazz
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NBA All-Time Leader in Points Accounted For: John Stockton?

February 10th, 2016 | by David J Smith
As part of an interesting effort spanning the past month or so, a few media outlets have taken to ranking the NBA’s greats. Usually an activity reserved for the dreary doldrums of August and September in the basketball...
Who is Erick Green and Why Did the Jazz Sign Him?
Utah Jazz
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Who is Erick Green and Why Did the Jazz Sign Him?

January 26th, 2016 | by David J Smith
Erick Green is coming home. Well, to be more accurate, he is coming back to the team that drafted him. Many will remember that the Jazz selected Green with the 46th pick in the 2013 Draft, doing so for the Denver Nuggets, with...
The Progression of Trey Lyles
Trey Lyles
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The Progression of Trey Lyles

January 20th, 2016 | by David J Smith
It was June 25, 2015, the night of the NBA Draft. As always, it was an evening of excitement for NBA fans, including the Utah Jazz faithful. After weeks of non-stop mock drafts, rumored trades, draft promise whispers and the...