Extending Hill At (Almost) Any Cost
Alec Burks
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Extending Hill At (Almost) Any Cost

November 8th, 2016 | by Aaron Hefner
The Utah Jazz just inked Rudy Gobert to a four year contract worth almost exactly what the Miller family paid Karl Malone during his entire 18-year career in Utah. And if that dollar figure seems exorbitant, buckle up: that is...
The Long Road To The Playoffs
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The Long Road To The Playoffs

November 7th, 2016 | by Thatcher Olson
The Jazz kicked off their first extended road trip of the season with a win over the New York Knicks, welcoming Gordon Hayward back from injury. They’ll face the Sixers, Hornets, Magic, and Heat on this road trip. While...
Salt City Seven: Hayward’s Healed, Hill’s Hot, and More
George Hill
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Salt City Seven: Hayward’s Healed, Hill’s Hot, and More

November 6th, 2016 | by Dan Clayton
  The big basketball-related Jazz stories of the past week have all centered around George Hill. And the biggest news involved Rudy Gobert. But before we get to that, there something bigger we need to discuss. The...
Jimbo’s Mailbag – My Brother, George Hill
George Hill
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Jimbo’s Mailbag – My Brother, George Hill

November 5th, 2016 | by Jimbo Rudding
Welcome to the next edition of Jimbo’s Mailbag, our regular dose of levity here at Salt City Hoops. In each mailbag, Jimbo answers your burning questions with his unique outlook on Jazz basketball. Jimbo, by virtue of being...
Jazz Loss Rematch At Home To Spurs; 86-100
Utah Jazz
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Jazz Loss Rematch At Home To Spurs; 86-100

November 4th, 2016 | by Spencer Wixom
The Utah Jazz knew it was not going to be easy to win two in a row to the San Antonio Spurs, and that proved to be true.  While the Jazz had to play the Dallas Mavericks in between their last match-up, the Spurs had...
Jazz Good Start, Rudy Gobert’s Extension — Salt City Hoops Show
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Jazz Good Start, Rudy Gobert’s Extension — Salt City Hoops Show

November 3rd, 2016 | by Andy Larsen
On this week’s power-outage-shortened episode of the Salt City Hoops Show, hosts Andy Larsen and Zach Harper talk about the Jazz’s solid start. What’s going well? How good is George Hill? That and more. We then...
How Quin Snyder Measures Up
Coaching
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How Quin Snyder Measures Up

November 3rd, 2016 | by Julia Mecham
Jazz coach Quin Snyder is sometimes described as intense. His terrifying glare, fit for the Halloween season, is only one of the reasons why.  In 2014-2015, Snyder’s first season as an NBA coach, we saw him vary his...
Jazz Win At Home Over Mavericks; 97-81
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Jazz Win At Home Over Mavericks; 97-81

November 2nd, 2016 | by Spencer Wixom
While it may not have been the way they wanted, the Utah Jazz were able to dig deep and pull out a win against Dirk Nowitzki and Dallas Mavericks.  It was a tale of two halves in this one as the Jazz only shot 26.1% in...
Growing Pains: Bench Edition
Dante Exum
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Growing Pains: Bench Edition

November 1st, 2016 | by Thatcher Olson
After an active NBA offseason, several different media outlets ranked the 30 teams’ starting units and benches. The Jazz bench consistently came out as one of the best in the league, if not the top bench. For example,...
New Math: Your Post-Extension Cap Questions Answered
Utah Jazz
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New Math: Your Post-Extension Cap Questions Answered

October 31st, 2016 | by Dan Clayton
The Jazz cemented their defensive identity on Halloween, committing to a near-max deal for their young star center Rudy Gobert. The elite paint protector and his rising team agrees to a four-year extension that will start next...