• Player to Watch: Rodney Hood
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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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Jimbo’s Mailbag – Who Will Be the Starting Five?
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Jimbo’s Mailbag – Who Will Be the Starting Five?

August 1st, 2015 | by Jimbo Rudding
Here at Salt City Hoops, we’re occasionally accused of being too analytical. Basketball is a fun sport, they say, and we’re being too objective about it. Jumbo Rudding, on the other hand, is not analytical. He is zany. He...
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...
Ben, Dan, Clark, Seth Partnow, Dean Demakis – Salt City Hoops Show
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Ben, Dan, Clark, Seth Partnow, Dean Demakis – Salt City Hoops Show

July 30th, 2015 | by Andy Larsen
On this week’s episode of the Salt City Hoops Show, we use a rotating cast of guests with different POVs on the Jazz and the NBA. Our first guest is our usual co-host, Ben Dowsett, who joins us from Canada and weighs in on...
Aaron Falk Co-Hosts, Jazz Songs, Trey Burke & More – Salt City Hoops Show
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Aaron Falk Co-Hosts, Jazz Songs, Trey Burke & More – Salt City Hoops Show

July 27th, 2015 | by Andy Larsen
On this week’s episode of the Salt City Hoops Show, Salt Lake Tribune Utah Jazz beat writer Aaron Falk cohosts along with Andy Larsen as we talk about the latest happenings in Jazzland. First, Trey Burke got mad at me on...
Jimbo’s Mailbag – Latest Jazz Rumors and Jazz Mount Rushmore
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Jimbo’s Mailbag – Latest Jazz Rumors and Jazz Mount Rushmore

July 24th, 2015 | by Jimbo Rudding
Here at Salt City Hoops, we’re occasionally accused of being too analytical. Basketball is a fun sport, they say, and we’re being too objective about it. Jumbo Rudding, on the other hand, is not analytical. He is zany. He...
The Why Behind the Jazz Signing J.J. O’Brien
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The Why Behind the Jazz Signing J.J. O’Brien

July 24th, 2015 | by David J Smith
During the Utah Jazz’s recent summer league performance, most eyes were focused on Trey Lyles, Bryce Cotton and the other returning players. Forward J.J. O’Brien felt like an afterthought — a warm body to fill...
Five Jazz Duos to Watch This Season
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Five Jazz Duos to Watch This Season

July 21st, 2015 | by Clint Johnson
Few basketball fans know the potency of a great dynamic duo better than Utahns. The Jazz franchise is built upon a frame laid by John Stockton’s passing and Karl Malone’s scoring. The modern Jazz lack a player the...
The Utah Jazz Model & Summer League – Salt City Hoops Show
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The Utah Jazz Model & Summer League – Salt City Hoops Show

July 16th, 2015 | by Andy Larsen
On this week’s episode of the Salt City Hoops Show, usual co-host Ben Dowsett is in Vegas, so Layton Shumway hosts alongside Andy Larsen to talk about the Utah Jazz and the NBA. We do bring Ben on to the show in the first...
How D-League Rules Impact Jazz’s Roster Math
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How D-League Rules Impact Jazz’s Roster Math

July 16th, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
Rosters can fill up fast, even for teams who are deliberately passive in the free agent market — like the Utah Jazz. Despite not signing a single player they didn’t have free agent or draft rights to retain, Utah...
Bryce Cotton is Making a Name for Himself
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Bryce Cotton is Making a Name for Himself

July 15th, 2015 | by David J Smith
While his listed 6’1 may feel a bit generous, perhaps no one has played bigger this summer than Bryce Cotton. Often the smallest player on the court, few have performed better. In fact, he is the toast of the town. The...