Utah Jazz

Game Ball V: Team Basketball at the 26 Win Mark
0

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...
The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Jazz @ Celtics 3/4/15
4

The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Jazz @ Celtics 3/4/15

March 4th, 2015 | by Ben Dowsett
1. Two matchups with Boston this year have exposed some flaws in Utah’s team construct. This game will be most discussed for the events in the final minute, but the other 47, combined with a January home loss to these same...
The Utah Jazz Through the Lens of Synergy Data
0

The Utah Jazz Through the Lens of Synergy Data

March 3rd, 2015 | by Ben Dowsett
During the All-Star break, NBA.com unveiled yet another set of intriguing and informative stats, this time in the form of Synergy Sports figures that had been largely unavailable to the public since the site’s fan version shut...
The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Bucks @ Jazz 2/28/15
1

The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Bucks @ Jazz 2/28/15

February 28th, 2015 | by Ben Dowsett
1. Trey Burke was Utah’s best player tonight, and had perhaps his best two-way game as a pro. Utah’s second-year point guard has been playing well for a period now, but tonight really seemed to up the ante. His...
The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Utah Jazz @ Denver Nuggets 2/27/2015
0

The Triple Team: Three Thoughts on Utah Jazz @ Denver Nuggets 2/27/2015

February 27th, 2015 | by David J Smith
1. All in all, it was a very nice bounce back game for the Utah Jazz.  A young team is going to have its share of ups and downs. After a pair of stellar games versus two contenders, Wednesday’s horrible loss to the Los...
Game Ball Batch Four (a.k.a. An Ode to Gordon Hayward)
5

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...
On Differing Approaches to Analytics, and Player Grades for Lakers @ Jazz 2/25/15
0

On Differing Approaches to Analytics, and Player Grades for Lakers @ Jazz 2/25/15

February 25th, 2015 | by Ben Dowsett
Analytics and all its accompanying elements has been one of the hottest topics among NBA die-hards for much of the year, and especially in the last few weeks. Comments by guys like Charles Barkley and Shaquille O’Neal on...
Evaluating Utah’s On-Court Product Post-Kanter
0

Evaluating Utah’s On-Court Product Post-Kanter

February 25th, 2015 | by Ben Dowsett
Much of the hubbub surrounding Enes Kanter and Steve Novak’s trade out of town in the final hours of Thursday’s crazy deadline has had an eye on the future, and justifiably so. Kendrick Perkins won’t so much as set foot in...
Talking Jazz Greatness Post Enes Kanter Trade – Salt City Hoops Show on ESPN700
0

Talking Jazz Greatness Post Enes Kanter Trade – Salt City Hoops Show on ESPN700

February 24th, 2015 | by Andy Larsen
On this week’s episode of the Salt City Hoops Show on ESPN700, we talk about an exciting time in Jazzland: the Jazz, having freshly traded Enes Kanter and Steve Novak away, have put together two incredibly impressive wins...
Who are Jack Cooley and Bryce Cotton?
2

Who are Jack Cooley and Bryce Cotton?

February 24th, 2015 | by David J Smith
Last week’s big trade that sent center Enes Kanter and sharpshooter Steve Novak to the Oklahoma City Thunder not only altered the Utah Jazz’s rotation. It also provided some roster flexibility with a few vacancies....