Players

The George Hill Impact
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The George Hill Impact

June 22nd, 2016 | by David J Smith
The NBA Draft is a day away, but the Utah Jazz can already count themselves among the winners. In a big, sneaky good move, general manager Dennis Lindsey and company helped broker a three-team trade with the Atlanta Hawks and...
On Trades, Talent and Tiers
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On Trades, Talent and Tiers

June 17th, 2016 | by Dan Clayton
  We’re a week away from the NBA Draft, which is great for people who have a physiological reaction to the words “upside” and “wingspan.” But we’re also seven days away from what is...
Chat Wrap: Trade Deadline, Salary Cap and More
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Chat Wrap: Trade Deadline, Salary Cap and More

February 16th, 2016 | by Dan Clayton
It’s trade deadline eve in the NBA, and as we head down the home stretch toward the last deals of the 2015-16 season, SCH is here to take your questions. Hit me up with questions about the salary cap, Utah’s money...
Can the Jazz Snag a Superstar? Evaluating Trades for Love and Griffin
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Can the Jazz Snag a Superstar? Evaluating Trades for Love and Griffin

January 31st, 2016 | by Matt Pacenza
It’s trade season and the Jazz find themselves in a fascinating situation: loaded with young talent and draft picks, but with a few clear holes to fill. The great Zach Lowe wrote a terrific state-of-the-Jazz column on ESPN.com...
The Utah Jazz Trade Target Power Rankings
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The Utah Jazz Trade Target Power Rankings

January 19th, 2016 | by Clark Schmutz
Welcome to the first ever Utah Jazz Trade Target Power Rankings. The 2016 NBA trade deadline is only about 4 weeks away, which makes now a great time to talk about the Utah Jazz and possible trades. So based on criteria like...
Utah Jazz Trade Ideas
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Utah Jazz Trade Ideas

December 21st, 2015 | by Lucas Falk
This is the time of year when the NBA trade market begins to open up. As of December 15th, players who signed contracts this past summer are now available to be traded. So here are some possible trades. Some realistic, others not...
Who’s the Starting PG for the 2015-16 Jazz?
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Who’s the Starting PG for the 2015-16 Jazz?

August 11th, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
Any discussion of Dante Exum’s knee injury has to start here: what a disappointing turn for Dante himself. The 20-year-old was excited to keep building on his early successes, and 2015-16 was supposed to be an important...
Trade Trails: The Gifts that Keep on Giving
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Trade Trails: The Gifts that Keep on Giving

July 31st, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
Without looking, take a wild guess at how many of the 18 Jazz players who have contracts for 2015-16 were acquired using Utah’s own picks. Go ahead, guess. I’ll wait… For a program that has ostensibly been built...
UPDATED: Jazz’s Spending Ability Depends on Decisions
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UPDATED: Jazz’s Spending Ability Depends on Decisions

June 25th, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
Updated: Since the Jazz kept their #12 pick and don’t sound like they’ll be shopping Trey Lyles, the following pre-draft article has been updated. Now, the maximum the Jazz could clear just by waiving non-guaranteed...
Pickonomics: The Market Value of Draft Ranges
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Pickonomics: The Market Value of Draft Ranges

June 18th, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
The NBA is a strange little marketplace, especially in June. There are a finite number of actors — 30 — and it’s never entirely clear who’s buying versus selling. The merchandise is NBA talent, which as...