Trade Trails: The Gifts that Keep on Giving
saltcityhoops.com Updated Jul 31 (2 days ago)
These two Jazz leaders and many of their teammates arrived in Utah as the result of trades. (ESPN/Getty Images) Without looking, take a wild guess at how many of the 18 Jazz players who have contracts for 2015-16 were acquired using Utah’s own picks. Go…Share Tweet
sltrib.com Aug 1 (yesterday)<freeform> Trey Burke ran in to a pair of basketball legends during Saturdayâs first-ever NBA exhibition game in Africa. The Utah Jazz point guard played for Team World in Johannesburg, South Africa. And in the second quarter of the game, Burke …Share Tweet
Ben, Dan, Clark, Seth Partnow, Dean Demakis – Salt City Hoops Showsaltcityhoops.com Jul 31 (2 days ago)Does this man make your all-time Jazz 5-man Jazz lineup? Photo Courtesy of sportsnet.ca On this week’s episode of the Salt City Hoops Show, we use a rotating cast of guests with different POVs on the Jazz and the NBA. Our first guest is our usual co-hos…Share Tweet
Millsap brothers team up in Atlanta tournamentsltrib.com Jul 30 (3 days ago)<freeform> What do you do at your family reunions? The Millsap brothers ball. Utah Jazz wingman Elijah Millsap teamed up with his three brothers â Paul, a former Jazzman and two-time All-Star with the Atlanta Hawks, John, who plays professionall…Share Tweetsltrib.com Jul 29 (4 days ago)So these are the official stats for Dante Exum in Australiaâs first international friendly against Lithuania this morning. The Utah Jazz point guard shot 3-4 from the field, scored six points, grabbed two rebounds and handed out two assists. He played…Share Tweet
NBA notes: Wisconsin lawmakers pass $250-million arena dealsltrib.com Jul 29 (4 days ago)NBA notes: Wisconsin lawmakers pass $250-million arena dealShare Tweet
Aaron Falk Co-Hosts, Jazz Songs, Trey Burke & More – Salt City Hoops Showsaltcityhoops.com Jul 27 (6 days ago)The Jazz Brothers! Thurl Bailey, Del Curry, Rickey Green, Darrell Griffith, Karl Malone and Carey Scurry On this week’s episode of the Salt City Hoops Show, Salt Lake Tribune Utah Jazz beat writer Aaron Falk cohosts along with Andy Larsen as we talk abo…Share Tweet
The Why Behind the Jazz Signing J.J. O’Briensaltcityhoops.com Jul 24Forward J.J. Brien, seen here in his SDSU days, parlaying a solid summer league effort into a training camp deal with Utah. (Jake Roth-USA TODAY Sports) During the Utah Jazz’s recent summer league performance, most eyes were focused on Trey Lyles, Bryce…Share Tweet
Five Jazz Duos to Watch This Seasonsaltcityhoops.com Jul 21This duo taught Jazz fans what a synergistic basketball partnership can be. [Antoine de St Exupéry]Few basketball fans know the potency of a great dynamic duo better than Utahns. The Jazz franchise is built upon a frame laid by John Stockton’s passing a…Share Tweet
The Utah Jazz Model & Summer League – Salt City Hoops Showsaltcityhoops.com Jul 17(Photo by Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images) On this week’s episode of the Salt City Hoops Show, usual co-host Ben Dowsett is in Vegas, so Layton Shumway hosts alongside Andy Larsen to talk about the Utah Jazz and the NBA. We do bring Ben on to th…Share Tweetyahoo.com Jul 16Are you a Michael Jordan fan with tens of thousands of dollars in disposal income? Do you need a basketball hoop for your private indoor court and/or backyard? Are you willing to tell anyone who will listen why your basket is special and not like the ot…Share Tweet
How D-League Rules Impact Jazz’s Roster Mathsaltcityhoops.com Jul 16Bryce Cotton has had a nice summer league. But nice enough to force his way onto a packed roster? (Getty Images) Rosters can fill up fast, even for teams who are deliberately passive in the free agent market — like the Utah Jazz. Despite not signing a s…Share Tweet
Bryce Cotton is Making a Name for Himselfsaltcityhoops.com Jul 15Few have impressed as much this summer as Jazz guard Bryce Cotton. (Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE/Getty Images) While his listed 6’1 may feel a bit generous, perhaps no one has played bigger this summer than Bryce Cotton. Often the smallest player on the court…Share TweetThe Utah Jazz have signed German center Tibor Pleiss to a multiyear deal.Share Tweet
5 on 5: Jazz Roster & UJSL Thoughtssaltcityhoops.com Jul 14AP Photo/Rick Bowmer 1. In light of Raul Neto’s signing, which three point guards would you like to see on the Jazz roster for 2015-2016? Dan Clayton: Dante Exum, John Jenkins, and Neto. Mostly kidding about Jenkins, but that’s my way of saying that I w…Share Tweet
Utah Jazz Free Agency: Why Standing Still Is (Now) The Right Movesaltcityhoops.com Jul 10(Getty Images) In 1963 Paul Simon probably didn’t realize it, but he was penning an anthem that would perfectly describe the Utah Jazz offseason of 2015. “Hello darkness, my old friend, its nice to talk with you again.” — Dennis Lindsey at 12:01 AM on J…Share Tweet
Bryce Cotton Makes His Case, Plus Player Grades for 76ers @ Jazz 7/9/15saltcityhoops.com Jul 10AP Photo/Rick Bowmer Bryce Cotton has had to fight every step of the way in his basketball career. As an undersized player in a game where height is of such paramount importance, he’s spent years being written off and underestimated, from his time at Pr…Share Tweetyahoo.com Jul 9Although he doesn't have quite the name recognition of the team's three high-profile centers, Philadelphia 76ers forward Jerami Grant is also a promising young player who general manager Sam Hinkie added through the draft. The 21-year-old shot just 35.2…Share Tweet
Sixers' Okafor off to good summer start with help from Noelnba.com Jul 8Former Duke center Jahlil Okafor had a mentor parked next to him during his first two NBA games at the Utah Jazz Summer League - albeit one not much older than he is.Share Tweet
Chris Johnson is Making a Casesaltcityhoops.com Jul 8Guard Chris Johnson has been one of Utah’s best players in the summer league. (Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE/Getty Images) With two summer league games — and two victories — in the books for the Utah Jazz, it is more than understandable that Rodney Hood and Da…Share Tweet
Rodney Hood’s Continued Development, Plus Player Grades for Spurs @ Jazz 7/7/15saltcityhoops.com Jul 8Photo by Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images The mantra with first-round picks in summer league, particularly those playing following their rookie seasons, is fairly consistent: they should be among the best players on the floor, and dominate at tim…Share Tweet
Report: Jazz sign top pick Lylesnba.com Jul 7A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press the Utah Jazz have signed first-round draft pick Trey Lyles.Share Tweet
GM: Jazz now have 'clarity' to resolve rookie's contract hold-upsltrib.com Jul 7GM: Jazz now have 'clarity' to resolve rookie's contract hold-upShare Tweet
An Exciting Start to Summer League, Plus Player Grades for Celtics @ Jazz 7/6/2015saltcityhoops.com Jul 7Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE/Getty Images It was just the start of summer league play, months out from the beginning of another NBA season — but don’t tell Jazz fans that. Over 10,000 strong (10,215, to be exact) packed into Energy Solutions Arena for the ope…Share Tweet
Jazz agree to terms to keep Inglesnba.com Jul 6A person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press the Utah Jazz have verbally agreed to a free agent deal with Joe Ingles. Details of the deal were not immediately available.Share Tweet
Things to Watch at Utah Jazz Summer Leaguesaltcityhoops.com Jul 6Will we see glimpses of a major jump in Exum’s game during the Utah Jazz Summer League?. (Photo by Stephen Gosling/NBAE via Getty Images) Back in 2006, Deron Williams completed what had been a bit of a rocky rookie season, in which Jerry Sloan played hi…Share Tweet
Hayward Leads Jazz Past LakersMar 19Gordon Hayward scored a game-high 22 points in the Jazz's 80-73 win over the Lakers.
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Golden State Warriors trade Gerald Wallace to Philadelphia 76ers for Jason…Jul 31The Golden State Warriors acquired big man Jason Thompson from the Philadelphia 76ers for forward Gerald Wallace plus draft and cash considerations, the teams announced Friday.
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Miami Heat trade Zoran Dragic to Boston CelticsJul 27The Boston Celtics have acquired guard Zoran Dragic and a future second-round pick from the Miami Heat, sources told ESPN.com.