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Finals Game 1: Turn Up the Heat
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Finals Game 1: Turn Up the Heat

June 6th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
Well.  That was interesting. The basketball gods have clearly decided that this Finals matchup lacks the proper amount of intrigue, throwing us a curveball in what was already a doozy of a ballgame.  We’re going sticky...
15 Ways to Fill Time in a Long Offseason
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15 Ways to Fill Time in a Long Offseason

May 28th, 2014 | by Laura Thompson
As Jazz fans, we’re not used to having this much time off in the offseason. For more than a decade, we were used to going well into the postseason, almost always into May, and often into June. But in the last several years,...
Dennis Lindsey: “Nothing Sacred” in Jazz’s Search for Star
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Dennis Lindsey: “Nothing Sacred” in Jazz’s Search for Star

May 22nd, 2014 | by Dan Clayton
The fifth pick in an NBA draft is normally a huge asset, but if was ever OK to feel a little dejected about occupying that spot, it’s this year. It’s supposedly a 4-man draft at the top, with potential franchise...
The Elevated Importance of Postseason Coaching
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The Elevated Importance of Postseason Coaching

May 9th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
What a first round, right?  I’m sure I’m not alone among basketball fans who feel as though they’re in something of a daze, still recuperating from nearly two weeks of ingesting three or four mostly riveting games a...
2014 Playoffs: Jazz-Related Rooting
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2014 Playoffs: Jazz-Related Rooting

May 2nd, 2014 | by Dan Clayton
The Jazz aren’t playing in these exciting 2014 Playoffs, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t some Jazz interests at stake. Every year, once the Jazz’s season is done, I try to figure out who wins my...
Ty Corbin and the “Haters”
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Ty Corbin and the “Haters”

April 22nd, 2014 | by Laura Thompson
With yesterday’s news about Tyrone Corbin, we thought it might be interesting to tackle how the Jazz’s former head coach handled “haters.” Is there a right response to the people who disagree with you? Were Corbin’s...
Utah Jazz Announce Ty Corbin Will Not Be Returning as Head Coach
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Utah Jazz Announce Ty Corbin Will Not Be Returning as Head Coach

April 21st, 2014 | by Andy Larsen
The Utah Jazz today announced that the contract of Utah Jazz coach Ty Corbin will not be renewed beyond next season. Corbin, who took over the job after Jerry Sloan’s resignation on February 10, 2011, had spent 3.5 seasons...
The Plan Explained: GM Dennis Lindsey on Decision Time
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The Plan Explained: GM Dennis Lindsey on Decision Time

April 18th, 2014 | by Dan Clayton
When Jazz faithful, talk about “The Plan”, it’s with a certain amount of reverence, as though it’s a sacred document sitting under glass in an undisclosed location right next to the Magna Carta and the...
Utah Jazz Locker Room Cleanout Day Live Blog
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Utah Jazz Locker Room Cleanout Day Live Blog

April 17th, 2014 | by Andy Larsen
Hey everyone! Today is the official last day of the 2013-14 season for the Utah Jazz. The last day before players and coaches can begin their summer vacations is a bittersweet day for nearly everyone involved. Today, each player...
Glimpses for Next Season
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Glimpses for Next Season

April 15th, 2014 | by Laura Thompson
Last night’s Lakers game was depressing, encouraging, exhilarating, frustrating, demoralizing, and a host of many other conflicting emotions, and somehow all at the same time. The first 20 minutes of the game were fun and...