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    Staff Scrimmage: Rotation Guesses
    By Salt City Hoops: Our SCH staff is celebrating the return of basketball with a series of roundtable columns answering some of the burning questions in...

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Thinking Out Loud: Where do the Jazz go from here?
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Thinking Out Loud: Where do the Jazz go from here?

March 16th, 2016 | by Clark Schmutz
I personally have decided not to talk, or even worry about the Jazz and the playoffs this season. It just isn’t healthy. On top of that, it almost seems like a flip of a coin at this point. As soon as I think the Jazz...
Random Jazz Thoughts
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Random Jazz Thoughts

March 14th, 2016 | by Lucas Falk
The following is a collection of thoughts I’ve had over the past few weeks, but was unable to expand each into it’s own separate post so they are all getting bunched in together. Shelvin Mack: Not the solution or the...
Sloan Sports Analytics Conference Day 2 Takeaways
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Sloan Sports Analytics Conference Day 2 Takeaways

March 13th, 2016 | by Ben Gaines
One of the big themes of the 2016 Sloan Sports Analytics Conference (SSAC) was rest/sleep for athletes. In the NBA, back-to-backs are legendary for draining players of energy and contributing to injury in some cases. Most SSAC...
Magic Mack’s 27 Gives Jazz W in Must Win Game Vs. Wizards
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Magic Mack’s 27 Gives Jazz W in Must Win Game Vs. Wizards

March 11th, 2016 | by Angie Treasure
The Utah Jazz grabbed a must-win game over the wilting Wizards Friday night in emphatic fashion, scoring 114 points to Washington’s 93 and lead by semi-freshly acquired point guard Shelvin Mack who scored a career high 27...
Sloan Sports Analytics Conference Day 1 Takeaways
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Sloan Sports Analytics Conference Day 1 Takeaways

March 11th, 2016 | by Ben Gaines
The first session of the 10th annual Sloan Sports Analytics Conference (SSAC) in Boston opened today with a memorable quip from Bill James, arguably the godfather of sports analytics. The moderator, ESPN’s Jackie MacMullan,...
Jimbo’s Mailbag – Are Season Tickets REALLY a Good Idea?
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Jimbo’s Mailbag – Are Season Tickets REALLY a Good Idea?

March 11th, 2016 | by Jimbo Rudding
Welcome to the next edition of Jimbo’s Mailbag! At Salt City Hoops, we know that covering a 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 outlook on...
Salt City Seven: Floor Spacing, Playoff Chasing and More
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Salt City Seven: Floor Spacing, Playoff Chasing and More

March 10th, 2016 | by Dan Clayton
In this 19th edition of the weekly touchbase on all things Utah Jazz, we put on the stethoscope to assess what’s up with the struggling club. The answer, or at least one of them: Utah’s best players haven’t had...
Jazz Offense, Ethan Strauss, and Warriors Optimism – Salt City Hoops Show
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Jazz Offense, Ethan Strauss, and Warriors Optimism – Salt City Hoops Show

March 10th, 2016 | by Andy Larsen
Sure, the Jazz had lost 6 of their last 7 coming into Wednesday night’s game against the Warriors. And sure, the Warriors haven’t lost in Oracle in 45 straight regular season games. But our producer Jon La Follette...
Hawks’ Defense Stifles Jazz in SLC
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Hawks’ Defense Stifles Jazz in SLC

March 8th, 2016 | by Angie Treasure
The Utah Jazz lost their 34th game of the season to the Atlanta Hawks Tuesday, turning what was once a 13-point lead into a seven-point loss after four quarters. Jeff Teague had a monster game for the Hawks, clocking 24 points...
Grading Quin Snyder: Part 2
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Grading Quin Snyder: Part 2

March 8th, 2016 | by Laura Thompson
Last time, we covered some of Quin Snyder’s strengths, of which I feel there are many. This round covers a few of the negatives. While these negatives signify areas of improvement for Snyder from my perspective, I think they...