Jazz Training Camp Week 1 News and Views – Salt City Hoops Show
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The lovely Zions Bank Basketball Center. On this week’s episode of the Salt City Hoops Show, hosts Andy Larsen and Zach Harper finally have the basketball world back. We get into it first by talking about (and hearing from) the Jazz players and coaches …Share Tweet
Derrick Favors: Better Than You Think He Issaltcityhoops.com Sep 29 (yesterday)Utahjazz.com/Melissa Majchrzak No matter how good you think Jazz power forward Derrick Favors is, there’s a good chance he’s better. Even as the Jazz hype train barrels down the tracks with column after column citing reasons for optimism in Utah, Favors…Share Tweet
Staff Scrimmage: Awards and Honors Watchsaltcityhoops.com Sep 29 (yesterday)Will Hayward soar to his first ASG appearance? (utahjazz.com/Andrew D. Bernstein) We’re kicking off Jazz training camp season with a series of collaborative columns about fun & burning topics. Today, we continue the series by taking some guesses on …Share Tweet
Staff Scrimmage: Contract Decisions Loomsaltcityhoops.com Sep 28 (2 days ago)Utahjazz.com/Getty Our SCH staff has been celebrating the return of basketball with a series of roundtable columns about the excitement and expectations around the Utah Jazz and about rotation decisions. But October doesn’t just bring basketball — it is…Share TweetMaddie Meyer/Getty Images What’s the first thing you think of when you hear the words “Utah Jazz”? Do you think of Jerry Sloan, Karl Malone and John Stockton? Or do you think of more recent seasons with Quin Snyder, Gordon Hayward, Rudy Gobert, and a te…Share Tweet
Staff Scrimmage: Camp Kick-offsaltcityhoops.com Sep 26 (4 days ago)(Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images) We’re finally here. Utah Jazz fall training camp officially begins later today when players and staff will meet with the media at Zions Bank Basketball Center. That means that soon we’ll have actual basketball thin…Share Tweet
Why The Jazz Will Make The NBA’s Biggest Leap Next Seasondimemag.com Sep 26 (5 days ago)Getty Image Quick, who’s had the best offseason in the NBA? Correct, it’s the Golden State Warriors. But who had the second-best offseason? I’ll admit it’s a pretty big drop-off, but taking everything into consideration, there’s a strong case to be made…Share Tweet
Why Did The Jazz Sign Henry Sims?saltcityhoops.com Sep 22Four-year NBA veteran Henry Sims is the latest addition to the Jazz roster. (Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports) The Utah Jazz got one step closer to finalizing their training camp roster, inking veteran center Henry Sims. While this appears to be a simple…Share Tweet
Jazz shuffle staff: A week before training camp starts for the Utah J…sltrib.com Sep 19A week before training camp starts for the Utah Jazz, head coach Quin Snyder is making changes to his coaching staff. In a move announced by the Jazz on Monday evening, Igor Kokoskov has been promoted up the assistant coaching ladder and will sit on the…Share Tweet
S.I.’s Top 100, Team Offseasons, Rodney Hood, and more – Salt City Hoops Showsaltcityhoops.com Sep 15Head coach Quin Snyder has relied heavily on the impressive trio of Derrick Favors, Rudy Gobert and Gordon Hayward. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) In this week’s episode of the Salt City Hoops Show, hosts Andy Larsen and guest host Stephen Lindsey look at all s…Share Tweet
Utah Jazz: All five projected starters make SI's 'Top 100 NBA players'sltrib.com Sep 15The month of September. In NBA circles, those are the weeks preceding training camp where the prognostications begin churning. Different media outlets start predicting, social media starts rumbling and generally the NBA world begins to awaken from the p…Share Tweet
Utah Jazz: Stars acquire returning player rights for PG Aaron Craftsltrib.com Sep 15The Utah Jazz D-League affiliate Salt Lake City Stars has acquired the returning player rights for Jazz summer league participant Aaron Craft in a trade with the Golden State Warriorsâ D-League affiliate. Craft, a former Ohio State point guard, was ac…Share Tweet
New Jazz Point Guard George Hill Did Some Spontaneous Homeless Outreach In Utahdimemag.com Sep 15Some people talk about giving back to their community. Others put their money where their mouth is. Former Pacers guard George Hill landed in Utah this summer after being blindsided by a multi-team trade that netted Indiana Jeff Teague, and it looks lik…Share Tweet
Rodney Hood And The Third Year Leapsaltcityhoops.com Sep 14Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images A year ago, the dialogue around the Utah Jazz centered around questions of player growth, such as whether Gordon Hayward could take a step to become a team’s lead dog and whether Rudy Gobert would develop offensively…Share Tweet
Players In SLC, Death Lineups, Favors, and more – Salt City Hoops Showsaltcityhoops.com Sep 9(Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images) On this week’s episode of the Salt City Hoops Show, hosts Andy Larsen and Zach Harper begin by talking about the Jazz players making their way to camp for basketball in September. With training camp just over two w…Share Tweet
Jazz sign Ford to partially guaranteed dealsltrib.com Sep 7The Utah Jazz have signed rookie small forward Quincy Ford, the team formally announced on Wednesday morning. In a deal that comes with a partial guarantee of $75,000, Ford, a 6-foot-8 small forward out of Northeastern, will attend training camp, which …Share Tweet
Could Pleiss Deal Clear the Way for Extensions?saltcityhoops.com Aug 29AP Photo/Steve Dykes The Jazz’s Friday trade with Philadelphia shows that the erstwhile asset-hoarders have changed gears. Spending picks at all is a big shift for GM Dennis Lindsey, who has been on the receiving end of those types of trade more often t…Share Tweet
Jazz trade Pleiss to 76ers for Marshall, waive Marshallnba.com Aug 26The Utah Jazz have traded center Tibor Pleiss to the Philadelphia 76ers for guard Kendall Marshall in a cost-cutting move. The Jazz announced the deal Friday morning and then waived Marshall.Share Tweet
League, Players’ Union Should Fix Counterproductive Draft Rights Rulessaltcityhoops.com Aug 25utahjazz.com (Photo by Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE) The Utah Jazz signed guard Marcus Paige this week, a move that makes it less likely they’ll still hold the former Tar Heel’s draft rights once the season begins. Yeah, you read that right. Less likely. Beca…Share Tweet
Jazz coach Johnnie Bryant traveling to Angola for Basketball Without Borders campsltrib.com Aug 23Jazz coach Johnnie Bryant traveling to Angola for Basketball Without Borders campShare Tweet
Jazz Schedule Release and Olympics – Salt City Hoops Showsaltcityhoops.com Aug 12(Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images) On this week’s episode of the Salt City Hoops Show, Andy Larsen welcomes new SCH writer Spencer Wixom as a fill-in co-host on the show while Zach Harper is on vacation. We begin by talking about the NBA sch…Share Tweet
Dante Exum Says He’s ‘Fully Recovered’ After Missing Last Season With A Knee Injurydimemag.com Aug 11USA TODAY Sports After an up-and-down rookie season with the Utah Jazz in 2014-15, Dante Exum’s career suffered a major setback last year. During a summer exhibition game with the Australian national team, the No. 5 overall pick in the 2014 Draft suffer…Share Tweet
A Projected Substitution Pattern For The Utah Jazzsaltcityhoops.com Aug 10(Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images) In my last article, I laid out a rotation and minutes projection and discussed why each player will get the specific number of minutes that I projected. In this article, we are going to look at typical substitution p…Share Tweet
Projecting the Rotation for the Utah Jazzsaltcityhoops.com Aug 10(Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) The Utah Jazz made big moves trading for George Hill and Boris Diaw while also adding veteran Joe Johnson in free agency this offseason. These moves gave the Jazz some much-needed depth after losing 179 combined ga…Share Tweet
Jazz unveil preseason schedule, tip off Oct. 3 at Portlandsltrib.com Aug 3Jazz unveil preseason schedule, tip off Oct. 3 at PortlandShare Tweetsaltcityhoops.com Aug 2AP Photo/Rick Bowmer In part one of this mental exercise, a pair of SCH writers tried to figure out exactly which Western Conference teams the Jazz will top in the 2016-17 standings. Here, Aaron Hefner and Dan Clayton go back to work, asking the same qu…Share Tweet
Ex-Jazz coach Ty Corbin goes to Phoenix in assistant's rolesltrib.com Jul 28Tyrone Corbin is back in the NBA coaching ranks. After head coaching stints with the Utah Jazz and the Sacramento Kings, Corbinâs hiring by the Phoenix Suns as an assistant coach is now official. Corbin was an interim head coach for the Kings during t…Share Tweet
The Jazz Are Reportedly ‘Highly Unlikely’ To Consider Trading Gordon Haywarddimemag.com Jul 23USA TODAY Sports The Jazz have actually obtained a pretty nice roster for themselves heading into the 2016-17 season. They have a solid core of young emerging guards like Alec Burks, Rodney Hood, and Shelvin Mack, they still have one of the West’s best …Share Tweet
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