Draft

Franchise Four: Getting a Star in the 2014 Draft
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Franchise Four: Getting a Star in the 2014 Draft

March 14th, 2014 | by Dan Clayton
  Wiggins. Parker. Embiid. Exum. Like it or not, this season is as much about those guys now as it is about Gordon Hayward, Derrick Favors or Ty Corbin. Like it or not, the story from here revolves around whether Utah will...
Trey Burke Video Interview
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Trey Burke Video Interview

December 22nd, 2013 | by Tracy Weissenberg
  Trey Burke, acquired by the Jazz to fill a desperate need at the point guard position, spent the beginning of the season on the sidelines. The ninth overall pick suffered a fractured right index finger on October 12,...
Paul Millsap Jazz Media Interview
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Paul Millsap Jazz Media Interview

December 20th, 2013 | by Tracy Weissenberg
As reporters congregated around Paul Millsap, the eighth-year forward’s tone had a bittersweet tinge when reminiscing about his time as a member of the Utah Jazz. Millsap, the 47th overall pick in 2006, grew into a household...
JazzRank #10: John Lucas III – More than a Journeyman
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JazzRank #10: John Lucas III – More than a Journeyman

October 11th, 2013 | by Mario Alejandre
Journeyman: Any experienced, competent, but routine worker or performer. As the Utah Jazz prepare for the 2013-2014 season, most of the fan base’s interest is going to be in watching how the core of young players develop. While...
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The 2013-14 Jazz Season Can Be Enjoyable, if….

August 27th, 2013 | by Denim Millward
I’d like to begin this post with a hard truth about Jazz fans. We’re not great with objective analysis and reasonable expectations for our team. I don’t want to begin my post with such negativity, but it has to be said. ...
Jimmer to the Jazz: The Pros and Cons
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Jimmer to the Jazz: The Pros and Cons

July 23rd, 2013 | by Denim Millward
  When it comes to hypothetical situations, none tears Jazz nation asunder more quickly than mentioning “Jimmer Fredette” and “Utah Jazz” in the same sentence.  Normally put aside in favor of a shared Jazz fandom,...
What if the Deron Williams Trade Never Happened?
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What if the Deron Williams Trade Never Happened?

July 17th, 2013 | by Denim Millward
A wise man once said “dealing in hypotheticals is a fool’s errand.”  (Okay, I actually just made that up, but doesn’t that sound like something a wise man would say?)  Regardless, I’m preparing to embark on a...
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Interview With Dionte Christmas

July 7th, 2013 | by Tracy Weissenberg
The former Temple University star, overseas pro and NBA hopeful is on the Jazz Summer League Roster.  Each year, Summer League arrives shortly after the Draft. It is where the top picks, undrafted free agents, former lottery...
Christmas, or Something Like It
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Christmas, or Something Like It

July 6th, 2013 | by Mario Alejandre
Did you ever make a list of preferred gifts that you’d make at Christmastime for the gift-giving power brokers? Remember waking up as a kid on Christmas morning wondering how many of those things on your list you would be...
Diamonds in the Rough: Searching for 2nd Round Value
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Diamonds in the Rough: Searching for 2nd Round Value

June 25th, 2013 | by Denim Millward
The dichotomy between the paths of first-round NBA draft picks and second-round choices is a stark one.  First rounders parade across the stage of New York, exchange awkward hugs with David Stern and instantly become the...