Defensive Coaches: The Two-Year Theory, Part II
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Defensive Coaches: The Two-Year Theory, Part II

May 31st, 2016 | by Laura Thompson
Three years ago, I posted my theory on a coach’s timeline for defensive influence and stamp on a team. I thought it might be interesting to dig into some data and see if the theory continues to pull some weight, or if the...
Jimbo’s Mailbag – Convincing Free Agents NOT to Sign With the Jazz
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Jimbo’s Mailbag – Convincing Free Agents NOT to Sign With the Jazz

May 27th, 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...
Renegotiating Derrick Favors’ Contract: What Makes Sense?
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Renegotiating Derrick Favors’ Contract: What Makes Sense?

May 25th, 2016 | by Clark Schmutz
It is against the rules of the current Collective Bargaining Agreement in the NBA for a player to renegotiate their contract and take a smaller amount of money. However, when a team is under the cap, they can renegotiate current...
Jimbo’s Mailbag – Jazz Player Workouts
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Jimbo’s Mailbag – Jazz Player Workouts

May 23rd, 2016 | by Jimbo Rudding
Q:  Any insights into who the Jazz may be working out in the next couple of weeks? @artdirector_g Thanks for the question! As a matter of fact, I just got off the phone with my source in the Jazz front office, who coincidentally...
Tall-Ball: Has Utah Relented on Decision to Fight Small With Big?
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Tall-Ball: Has Utah Relented on Decision to Fight Small With Big?

May 18th, 2016 | by Dan Clayton
The Golden State Warriors deserve (and get) a lot of credit for almost inadvertently reshaping the positional conversation within pro hoops. Down two games to one in last June’s NBA Finals, the Dubs didn’t just go small; it...
No Lotto Luck: Jazz Will Pick 12th in 2016 NBA Draft
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No Lotto Luck: Jazz Will Pick 12th in 2016 NBA Draft

May 17th, 2016 | by Angie Treasure
The NBA Draft Lottery is a night of potentially endless chaos. Teams could lose picks to rivals. Barely eligible lottery teams can make a jump into the top three slots, giving GMs the chance to select a franchise changer....
Jimbo’s Mailbag – The New Uniforms
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Jimbo’s Mailbag – The New Uniforms

May 13th, 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...
Listener Questions, Playoffs, Jazz Logo, Quin, & More — Salt City Hoops Show
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Listener Questions, Playoffs, Jazz Logo, Quin, & More — Salt City Hoops Show

May 11th, 2016 | by Andy Larsen
This week’s episode of the Salt City Hoops Show felt like an episode of PTI: so many topics, so little time. On an abbreviated show due to the Warriors/Blazers game, hosts Andy Larsen and Angie Treasure begin by talking...
The Five People You Meet in (Utah Jazz Offseason) Heaven
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The Five People You Meet in (Utah Jazz Offseason) Heaven

May 10th, 2016 | by Clark Schmutz
Before you read the title and think this blog post is about how the Jazz are going to sign Kevin Durant or Mike Conley this summer, be warned that it isn’t about that at all. This is about the five free agents that are most...
What the Quin Snyder Extension Means
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What the Quin Snyder Extension Means

May 6th, 2016 | by David J Smith
In the summer of 2014, the Utah Jazz were facing a daunting off-season. For the first time in literally decades, the team was encountering something very unfamiliar: a hiring search for a new head coach. With Tyrone...