Gordon Hayward

Gordon Hayward Proving His Worth
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Gordon Hayward Proving His Worth

April 28th, 2015 | by Ben Dowsett
Many a Jazz fan will look back on July 14th, 2014 as a source of retroactive pride. That was the day the Jazz matched Charlotte’s four-year, $63 million offer in restricted free agency to Gordon Hayward, locking him up for at...
Why The Jazz Should (And Most Likely Will) Bring Back Joe Ingles
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Why The Jazz Should (And Most Likely Will) Bring Back Joe Ingles

April 22nd, 2015 | by David J Smith
Just two days before the 2014-2015 NBA season began, the Utah Jazz carried out a transaction that did not garner much attention, nor did it seem to be one to warrant it. When it was said and done, however, it proved to be an...
Gordon Hayward is Tired
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Gordon Hayward is Tired

April 7th, 2015 | by Ben Dowsett
There are two lines of thought when it comes to themes like fatigue and over-taxation of a given player’s body. The first is more of a short-term view: A guy is leaned upon too heavily within individual games, asked to do more...
Dante Exum and the Third Defender
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Dante Exum and the Third Defender

April 3rd, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
When Utah Jazz head coach Quin Snyder talks about his young point guards, the conversation naturally steers towards their ability to make reads. So when Dante Exum had perhaps his best pro game, it’s only natural that...
Dante Exum’s Growing Comfort, Plus Player Grades for Nuggets @ Jazz 4/1/15
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Dante Exum’s Growing Comfort, Plus Player Grades for Nuggets @ Jazz 4/1/15

April 1st, 2015 | by Ben Dowsett
Dante Exum relentlessly got into the lane in Wednesday’s win over Denver. He flew past Ty Lawson, one of the quickest players in the league, on multiple occasions and sliced through Denver’s weak help defense on the...
The Value of Alec Burks
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The Value of Alec Burks

April 1st, 2015 | by David J Smith
The Utah Jazz have been one of the league’s really fun stories over the second half of the season. The defense has been the league’s best, experiencing an absolutely stellar metamorphosis right before our very eyes....
Joe Ingles Steps Up, Plus Player Grades for Blazers @ Jazz 3/25/15
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Joe Ingles Steps Up, Plus Player Grades for Blazers @ Jazz 3/25/15

March 25th, 2015 | by Ben Dowsett
Confession time: I was wrong about Joe Ingles. Frequent readers (and followers on Twitter) could likely recount multiple instances where this writer was patently unconvinced by the Aussie’s game during the earlier parts of...
The Numbers Don’t Lie: The Greatness of John Stockton
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The Numbers Don’t Lie: The Greatness of John Stockton

March 25th, 2015 | by David J Smith
Personal confession time: growing up, beyond family and a few close friends, John Stockton was perhaps the most influential person in my life. Sad, but true. #12 was my number of choice for all my basketball teams. Most of my...
Trey Burke, Searching for an Identity
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Trey Burke, Searching for an Identity

March 24th, 2015 | by Ben Dowsett
In the midst of rampant Jazz optimism and excitement, Trey Burke occupies a strange place. He’s recently been spared some of the harsher critiques often levied on him during tougher days for the team as a whole, but the tides...
The Australian Connection: Dante Exum and Joe Ingles
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The Australian Connection: Dante Exum and Joe Ingles

March 24th, 2015 | by Laura Thompson
While the Suns–and now also the Heat–have the unique distinction of being teams with a set of brothers on the roster (the Morris twins and the Dragic brothers, respectively), the Utah Jazz have the unique distinction...