• JazzRank #9: Rodney Hood
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    JazzRank #9: Rodney Hood
    By Ben Dowsett: Rodney Hood and his new coach Quin Snyder are more similar than you might imagine. That sentence may seem strange, but it shouldn’t....

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What if: Rony Seikaly had come to the Utah Jazz in 1998?
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What if: Rony Seikaly had come to the Utah Jazz in 1998?

September 4th, 2014 | by David J Smith
Off the heels of an impressive 1996-97 season, which saw the team go 64-18 en route to its first-ever NBA Finals appearance, the Utah Jazz came back the following year more determined to not only get back to the big stage, but...
Looking at Last Year’s Predictions and Making New Ones
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Looking at Last Year’s Predictions and Making New Ones

September 3rd, 2014 | by Laura Thompson
Since I was so right on with my predictions for last year (that’s some serious sarcasm, folks), I thought I’d go for Round 2 and see if maybe, just maybe, practice will make perfect. I’ll dare to dream. Last year, I was...
My First Favorite Player: Jeff Hornacek
Retro Jazz
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My First Favorite Player: Jeff Hornacek

September 1st, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
Last week, I re-watched the 1998 Finals between Utah and Michael Jordan’s Bulls for what was the first complete time since my childhood, and “live-blogged” the retro experience, if you will. It was a fun exercise, both as a...
Freelance Friday: 3 Positives and Negatives of Dante Exum’s Play in FIBA Warmups
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Freelance Friday: 3 Positives and Negatives of Dante Exum’s Play in FIBA Warmups

August 29th, 2014 | by Freelance Friday
Editor’s note: This is one of our Freelance Friday posts, a chance for users from around the Jazz community to contribute to Salt City Hoops. This post was written by Brad Tilley. Brad (@bradjtilley) is a devoted Jazz fan...
Jimbo’s Mailbag – Realistic, Dream, and Worst-Case Jazz Predictions
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Jimbo’s Mailbag – Realistic, Dream, and Worst-Case Jazz Predictions

August 29th, 2014 | by Jimbo Rudding
Editor’s note: Welcome to the next edition of Jimbo’s Mailbag! At Salt City Hoops, we know that covering a losing team without any humor can be dreary. As such, we decided to add a little bit more levity to our site....
Referee Calls, Stats, and Tendencies  – Salt City Hoops Podcast
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Referee Calls, Stats, and Tendencies – Salt City Hoops Podcast

August 29th, 2014 | by Andy Larsen
On this edition of the Salt City Hoops Podcast, we talk about refereeing. Ref decisions make a large impact on every game, but are often written off as a too difficult to control. On the podcast, we talk to two experts who have...
Examining the Utah Jazz Bench
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Examining the Utah Jazz Bench

August 28th, 2014 | by Dan Clayton
The key to how good the Utah Jazz can be in 2014-15 probably lies in the developmental leaps by key players such as Gordon Hayward and Derrick Favors. The key to how bad they could be might be on the bench. The reality is, with...
What If: the Utah Jazz had kept Donyell Marshall?
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What If: the Utah Jazz had kept Donyell Marshall?

August 28th, 2014 | by David J Smith
Pondering the “what ifs” in sports can be painful and unhealthy. But like so many things in life that are painful and unhealthy, we do it. We spent time analyzing, scrutinizing, occasionally obsessing on what might...
Laura’s Utah Jazz Offseason Grades
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Laura’s Utah Jazz Offseason Grades

August 26th, 2014 | by Laura Thompson
Here are my offseason grades for the Jazz: 1. Ty Corbin / Quin Snyder Whether you want to call it a firing, or that the Jazz chose not to renew Tyrone Corbin’s contract, the outcome was the same: Corbin was no longer going to...
My First Basketball Memory: 1998 NBA Finals
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My First Basketball Memory: 1998 NBA Finals

August 25th, 2014 | by Ben Dowsett
My family moved from North Andover, Massachusetts (suburb north of Boston) to Salt Lake City in August, 1997. Up to that point in my nine-year-old life, I was mostly a hockey kid, with my dad (thankfully) filtering my rooting...