Utah Jazz

Staff Scrimmage: Rotation Guesses
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Staff Scrimmage: Rotation Guesses

September 27th, 2016 | by Salt City Hoops
Our SCH staff is celebrating the return of basketball with a series of roundtable columns answering some of the burning questions in Jazzland. Yesterday we dealt with some broad questions about the excitement and expectations...
Staff Scrimmage: Camp Kick-off
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Staff Scrimmage: Camp Kick-off

September 26th, 2016 | by Salt City Hoops
We’re finally here. Utah Jazz fall training camp officially begins later today when players and staff will meet with the media at Zions Bank Basketball Center. That means that soon we’ll have actual basketball things...
Why Did The Jazz Sign Henry Sims?
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Why Did The Jazz Sign Henry Sims?

September 22nd, 2016 | by David J Smith
The Utah Jazz got one step closer to finalizing their training camp roster, inking veteran center Henry Sims. While this appears to be a simple, low-key camp invite, there may be a bit more to Sims than meets the eye. First, who...
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....
Rodney Hood And The Third Year Leap
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Rodney Hood And The Third Year Leap

September 14th, 2016 | by Spencer Wixom
A year ago, the dialogue around the Utah Jazz centered around questions of player growth, such as whether Gordon Hayward could take a step to become a team’s lead dog and whether Rudy Gobert would develop offensively....
Could Pleiss Deal Clear the Way for Extensions?
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Could Pleiss Deal Clear the Way for Extensions?

August 29th, 2016 | by Dan Clayton
The Jazz’s Friday trade with Philadelphia shows that the erstwhile asset-hoarders have changed gears. Spending picks at all is a big shift for GM Dennis Lindsey, who has been on the receiving end of those types of trade...
Why This Offseason Rocks: A Recent History Lesson
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Why This Offseason Rocks: A Recent History Lesson

August 23rd, 2016 | by Laura Thompson
In trying to temper expectations after a stellar offseason, I thought it might be interesting to look at recent offseasons and see if maybe, just maybe, it’s okay to get my hopes up. Going into a new season is often...
A Projected Substitution Pattern For The Utah Jazz
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A Projected Substitution Pattern For The Utah Jazz

August 10th, 2016 | by Spencer Wixom
In my last article, I laid out a rotation and minutes projection and discussed why each player will get the specific number of minutes that I projected. In this article, we are going to look at typical substitution patterns, and...
Projecting the Rotation for the Utah Jazz
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Projecting the Rotation for the Utah Jazz

August 10th, 2016 | by Spencer Wixom
The Utah Jazz made big moves trading for George Hill and Boris Diaw while also adding veteran Joe Johnson in free agency this offseason. These moves gave the Jazz some much-needed depth after losing 179 combined games from their...
Great Expectations, Part II
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Great Expectations, Part II

August 9th, 2016 | by Laura Thompson
  A couple of summers ago, I wrote about expectations. It’s always a delicate balance trying to find the line between realistic expectations and hopeful expectations, not getting too carried away and having unrealistic...