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Early Utah Jazz Impressions: The Starters
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Early Utah Jazz Impressions: The Starters

November 5th, 2014 | by David J Smith
  We are now a week into the NBA regular season and it’s a great feeling to have  basketball back. It’s like being reunited with a good friend who’s been away for a while. The Utah Jazz faithful are...
JazzRank #1: Gordon Hayward
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JazzRank #1: Gordon Hayward

October 31st, 2014 | by Scott Stevens
At long last, we’ve arrived. The 2014-2105 Jazz season is finally here. As is the pinnacle of the Salt City Hoops #JazzRank countdown. We’ve finally reached number one on the list, and if you hadn’t already deduced from the...
JazzRank #2: Derrick Favors
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JazzRank #2: Derrick Favors

October 30th, 2014 | by Dakota Schmidt
As the overall landscape of the Jazz franchise changed dramatically during the off-season, the team’s cornerstone continued to stay put. He’s always stood as the lone guaranteed long-term player on an organization...
JazzRank #3: Alec Burks
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JazzRank #3: Alec Burks

October 29th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
The first few years of a young NBA player’s career are all about layering of skills. Whether a can’t miss blue-chipper or an undrafted upstart trying to stick with a roster somewhere, everyone begins with a baseline and...
A Primer on Joe Ingles from Australia
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A Primer on Joe Ingles from Australia

October 29th, 2014 | by Andy Larsen
Editor’s note: The following piece comes to you from Roscoe Whalan, an Australian reporter from Adelaide. Roscoe has done work for ESPN TrueHoop affiliate ClipperBlog in the past, and we’re happy to have his...
JazzRank #4: Trey Burke
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JazzRank #4: Trey Burke

October 28th, 2014 | by Matt Pacenza
I’m hopeful about the future of Trey Burke – for a somewhat unusual reason. Burke shot free throws extremely well last year. In his rookie season with the Jazz, the heralded Michigan alum made 102 of 113 free throws – over...
JazzRank #5: Enes Kanter
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JazzRank #5: Enes Kanter

October 28th, 2014 | by David J Smith
Enes Kanter’s 2014-2015 season has the feel of a Choose Your Own Adventure book—it could go a few different ways. And he is one who will have a big say in how things play out. It is safe to say that this upcoming year will...
Utah Jazz Waive Carrick Felix, Sign Joe Ingles and Jordan Hamilton
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Utah Jazz Waive Carrick Felix, Sign Joe Ingles and Jordan Hamilton

October 27th, 2014 | by Andy Larsen
Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports today reported that the Jazz have cut wingman Carrick Felix in order to make room to sign forwards Jordan Hamilton and Joe Ingles. Let’s analyze these moves individually. Waiving Carrick...
JazzRank #6: Rudy Gobert
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JazzRank #6: Rudy Gobert

October 27th, 2014 | by Laura Thompson
Jazz fans have known since summer league that this season could be a break-out year—maybe even a special year—for Rudy Gobert, long before GMs took a poll of potential break-out players. Gobert’s performance in the World...
JazzRank #7: Dante Exum (With Preseason Highlight Videos)
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JazzRank #7: Dante Exum (With Preseason Highlight Videos)

October 23rd, 2014 | by Dakota Schmidt
Hiding inside the mask known as potential can be an extremely scary, but yet exciting risk for an NBA team. As Utah inches closer to the upcoming 2014-15 season, it’s apparent that they’re going to be in an ideal...