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    Player to Watch: Rodney Hood
    By David J Smith: The NBA off-season, especially the months of August and September, are always interesting. With little news out there — especially...

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Offseason Target: Jrue Holiday
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Offseason Target: Jrue Holiday

May 12th, 2015 | by Ben Dowsett
As always, these playoffs are reminding us how the NBA game tightens up in the second season. Matchups become magnified as those with even the smallest of advantages lean heavily on them and force adjustments. Players with big...
Utah Jazz Draft Prospects 2015: Kristaps Porzingis
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Utah Jazz Draft Prospects 2015: Kristaps Porzingis

May 11th, 2015 | by Dakota Schmidt
In our initial Jazz big board that dropped on Saturday, one of the things I touched on was the team’s need for more perimeter-minded weapons, particularly dealing with front-court players. Within this series, we’ve touched on...
Dakota’s 2015 Jazz Big Board 1.0
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Dakota’s 2015 Jazz Big Board 1.0

May 9th, 2015 | by Dakota Schmidt
With the upcoming NBA Draft Combine combined with the Draft Lottery on the 20th, I thought that the time was right to add a Jazz-oriented big board alongside my weekly prospect profiles. This big board shouldn’t be looked...
5 on 5: Jazz and the Playoffs
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5 on 5: Jazz and the Playoffs

May 8th, 2015 | by Aaron Hefner
1.  How many of the 16 teams that made the Playoffs, if any, could the Jazz beat in a seven-game series? Clint Johnson: Five. They should beat Brooklyn in a seven game series. I see the Jazz as about even money against Boston...
Jimbo’s Mailbag – NBA Draft Good Luck Charms
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Jimbo’s Mailbag – NBA Draft Good Luck Charms

May 8th, 2015 | by Jimbo Rudding
Welcome to the next edition of Jimbo’s Mailbag! At Salt City Hoops, we know that covering a losing team without any humor can be dreary. As such, we decided to add a little bit more levity to our site via Jimbo’s unique...
Reppin’ Right: Who Should Be Utah’s Lotto Rep?
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Reppin’ Right: Who Should Be Utah’s Lotto Rep?

May 7th, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
May 19 is simultaneously the biggest day for Jazz news in the next month and a half, and a likely non-news day. Yes, NBA Draft Lottery day is the only key date on the league’s May calendar that matters to Utah, currently...
Gobert, Draft Workouts, Playoffs and More – Salt City Hoops Show on ESPN700
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Gobert, Draft Workouts, Playoffs and More – Salt City Hoops Show on ESPN700

May 7th, 2015 | by Andy Larsen
On this week’s episode of the Salt City Hoops Show, Andy Larsen and Ben Dowsett go into all of the topics going on right now in Jazzland and the NBA. First: a discussion Rudy Gobert’s 3rd-place finish  in the Most...
Has the Door Closed on Jeremy Evans in Utah?
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Has the Door Closed on Jeremy Evans in Utah?

May 5th, 2015 | by David J Smith
  For five seasons, the high-flying, beyond athletic Evans has called Utah his home. He has spent his entire NBA career in a Jazz uniform. Thanks to his acrobatic plays, astounding alley oops, constant all-out hustle and...
Offseason Target: Danny Green
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Offseason Target: Danny Green

May 5th, 2015 | by Ben Dowsett
With the Spurs machine finally running out of gas after a historic first round slug-fest with the Clippers, the focus in some circles shifted to what’s likely San Antonio’s most pivotal offseason in several years. Tim Duncan...
5 on 5: Draft, Trades, and Roster Changes
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5 on 5: Draft, Trades, and Roster Changes

May 4th, 2015 | by Aaron Hefner
1.  Will the Jazz trade up, trade down, trade out, or keep their pick in the draft? Dan Clayton: Assuming it’s pick #12, I still think their preference is to trade it for the right complementary veteran. The way Dennis...