Ben Dowsett’s Jazz Big Board: Part II
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Ben Dowsett’s Jazz Big Board: Part II

June 24th, 2015 | by Ben Dowsett
  Welcome to Part II of my Jazz Big Board! If you missed Part I yesterday, be sure to give it a read. Without further ado, here are picks 7-12 on my own personalized Jazz board: 7. Stanley Johnson My general thoughts on...
Ben Dowsett’s Jazz Big Board: Part I
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Ben Dowsett’s Jazz Big Board: Part I

June 23rd, 2015 | by Ben Dowsett
The time is nearly upon us. In just over two days, one of the more intriguing and fluid draft classes in recent years will finally be determined on a stage in New York City. We’ve had months of opining, hypothesizing, and...
Utah Jazz Draft Prospects: Justin Anderson
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Utah Jazz Draft Prospects: Justin Anderson

June 23rd, 2015 | by Dakota Schmidt
I’ve always fallen for an athletic, defensive-minded wing that’s projected to go late in the first round. While prospects like Jamaal Franklin (2013) and KJ McDaniels (2014) have had mixed success on the NBA level, it...
Former Jazzmen Who Became NBA Champions
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Former Jazzmen Who Became NBA Champions

June 22nd, 2015 | by David J Smith
One of the best teams in NBA history, the Golden State Warriors are the new world champions — very well-deserved. After winning 67 games and displaying some of the best advanced stats ever, they finished the job and...
Rudy Gobert’s Offensive Repercussions
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Rudy Gobert’s Offensive Repercussions

June 22nd, 2015 | by Clint Johnson
Rudy Gobert makes the Utah Jazz a defensive powerhouse. After Gobert’s insertion into the starting lineup following the trade of Enes Kanter, the Jazz became the NBA’s new It! team – with Gobert himself the...
Jimbo’s Mailbag – The Utah Jazz Select…
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Jimbo’s Mailbag – The Utah Jazz Select…

June 19th, 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...
NBA Draft Preview with Layne Vashro – Salt City Hoops Show on ESPN700
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NBA Draft Preview with Layne Vashro – Salt City Hoops Show on ESPN700

June 18th, 2015 | by Andy Larsen
On this week’s episode of the Salt City Hoops Show, we lead off with talk of draft trades. We take 11 different suggestions from our audience on Twitter, and evaluate ideas for trading up, down, in, or out of this...
Pickonomics: The Market Value of Draft Ranges
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Pickonomics: The Market Value of Draft Ranges

June 18th, 2015 | by Dan Clayton
The NBA is a strange little marketplace, especially in June. There are a finite number of actors — 30 — and it’s never entirely clear who’s buying versus selling. The merchandise is NBA talent, which as...
Pondering Small Ball for the Jazz
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Pondering Small Ball for the Jazz

June 17th, 2015 | by Ben Dowsett
In a 2015 Finals series that was exhilarating for so many reasons, perhaps most intriguing for the nerds among us was the back-and-forth chess match between coaches. Steve Kerr and David Blatt traded haymakers in the form of...
Utah Jazz Draft Prospects 2015: Trey Lyles
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Utah Jazz Draft Prospects 2015: Trey Lyles

June 16th, 2015 | by Dakota Schmidt
Throughout this prospect profile series, I’ve maintained a high level of optimism while discussing these players. Every prospect that I’ve profiled has a few flaws to their game, but their strengths have been consistently...