• Some Friendly 2014 NBA Playoff Wagers
    Apr 2014
    Some Friendly 2014 NBA Playoff Wagers
    As a trying and somewhat difficult season has come to a close, there are plenty of elements to look back on.  Jazz Nation, from the team to the organization...

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Salt City Hoops Saturday Show Talks Fan Response to Team Plan

August 1st, 2013 | by Andy Larsen
On this week’s edition of the SCH Saturday Show, Austin Horton, Dan Clayton, and Andy Larsen talk about the fan reaction to the Jazz’s new rebuilding plan. Austin says that opinions on the plan are split roughly...
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Brandon Rush: Part of the Now and the Future

July 31st, 2013 | by David J Smith
As is always the case, it is interesting to see national takes on anything Utah Jazz-related. Naturally there has been a lot of discussion of late regarding the big Jazz/Golden State Warriors trade. In his column analyzing the...

The Jazz Fan Twitter Code of Conduct

July 30th, 2013 | by Denim Millward
I’ve had the idea of hammering out a Utah Jazz Fan Code of Conduct ever since I saw my first absurd Twitter fight that began as a disagreement over playing time, and devolved into such vicious mudslinging that a southern...
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The Top 5 NBA Coaches and the Attributes That Made Them Great

July 29th, 2013 | by Kyle Hunt
In my observation, the greatest coaches in history are always leaders first and basketball minds second.  The coaches who influence teams and win games tend to focus on what truly makes a team successful, which oddly enough...
Unique Marketing Ideas for 2013-2014
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Unique Marketing Ideas for 2013-2014

July 27th, 2013 | by Laura Thompson
With only a few familiar faces returning to the Utah Jazz for 2013-2014, and with many experts predicting a dismal season when it comes to racking up wins, the marketing department may need to get creative in order to get folks...
Tracking the Growth of Gordon Hayward’s Beard
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Tracking the Growth of Gordon Hayward’s Beard

July 26th, 2013 | by Scott Stevens
With the transition into this new era of Jazz basketball, the brunt of the pressure seems to be falling on one guy: Gordon Hayward. But with all the positive feedback coming from the US Men’s National Team practices in Las...
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Three X Factors for the ’13-14 Jazz

July 26th, 2013 | by Dan Clayton
During a great discussion on last week’s Saturday Show where we dissected Dennis Lindsay’s comments about the current roster, I suddenly started to see players grouped in a completely different way than how we always...
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3 Reasons for Tempered Expectations for the 2013-14 Utah Jazz

July 25th, 2013 | by Clint Johnson
“Rejoice, friends! that we are alive And that we’re young and vigorous. Never has there been a year like this, And never has youth been so blessed.” ~Bruno Frank This poem sums up how many Jazz fans feel about the upcoming...
Ian Clark

Utah Jazz Reportedly Sign Summer League Star Ian Clark

July 24th, 2013 | by Andy Larsen
According to a report by USA Today, the Utah Jazz have signed SG Ian Clark to a 2 year deal, with a team option on the second year. Clark was the undisputed star of summer league, impressing with an MVP performance in the Las...
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NBA Free Agency Rundown: Western Conference

July 24th, 2013 | by David J Smith
Two weeks ago, we covered the free agency scene in the Eastern Conference. And a lot has happened since then, as there were some notable additions made out East: Former Jazz All-Star Andrei Kirilenko caused all sorts of waves by...