8 hrs ago
Salt City Hoops
Coach Quin Snyder: Communication and Development
He's incredibly articulate. You'd expect that from someone with a J.D./M.B.A., but it's still wonderfully refreshing to listen to him in an interview.
12 hrs ago
Is It Do or Die for the Golden State Warriors in 2014-15?
From the outside peering in, the Golden State Warriors appear every bit the part of a championship contender: two of the NBA 's most devastating shooters, a top-notch wing defender, a frontcourt awash in veteran moxie, all making up one of the best - if not the best - starting fives in the game.
19 hrs ago
The Utah Jazz Are Not A Team In Turmoil -- The Downbeat #1434
Stability is a good thing. Also: Dante Exum's teddy bear, Gordon Hayward's Team USA hopes, Dick Bavetta departs, and your FanPosts.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Hayward gets star treatment along with star pay
Gordon Hayward gets star treatment along with star pay The Utah Jazz star has a shot at making Team USA's roster for the FIBA World Cup.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Utah Jazz 2014-15 Player Profile: Gordon Hayward
Gordon Hayward became a rich man over this summer. After a bidding war between the Utah Jazz and Charlotte Hornets , Hayward was able to secure four $63 million max contract to return to the Jazz.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
FIBA World Cup 2014: USA vs Brazil on ESPN Game Thread
Tonight on ESPN the US Men's team against Brazil . There's been a dearth of posts here lately, but I'm out of town.
Sir Charles in Charge
The Sneaky Summer Of The Utah Jazz
Aug 1, 2014; Las Vegas, NV, USA; USA Team Blue forward Gordon Hayward dribbles the ball during the USA Basketball Showcase at Thomas & Mack Center.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The Oasis of the Off-season Desert Edition - The Downbeat #1430
The NBA schedule was finally released and now we have some things to talk about.
Will Gordon Hayward Have His Bounce-Back Year Under New Jazz Coach Quin Snyder?
Gordon Hayward 's new four-year, $63 million contract - offered first by the Charlotte Hornets and matched days later by the Utah Jazz - could very well be a harbinger of the versatile forward's future worth.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Jazz 2014-15 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions
The Utah Jazz 's rebuilding project, though it began in earnest last season, should truly kick into high gear in 2014-15.
FIBA World Cup 2014: Utah Jazz draft pick Ante Tomic, once out of...
Many Utah Jazz fans are really interested in the FIBA World Cup 2014 this year, and interest mostly because of the USA Basketball potential selection of Gordon Hayward ; and because of rookie point guard, and Australian phenom, Dante Exum .
The Utah Jazz Could Be Worth A Billion Dollars -- The Downbeat #1429
What Steve Ballmer's purchase of the Clippers means for the Jazz. Also: Is Dante Exum progressing? Will the Jazz win more games than last season? Will more of you write FanPosts? SO MANY QUESTIONS.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Report: Jazz close to deal with Toure Murry
Toure Murry barely got on the court last season with the Knicks, but in his limited minutes he showed potential.
Kanter and Favors are Offseason Winners: The Downbeat #1428
Unless those who contribute their human and intellectual capital are given the opportunity to enjoy the fruits of the value creation they are driving, they will go where they have that opportunity - typically to newer, less tradition-bound companies.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
9 Players with the Most to Prove Heading into 2014-15 Season
Perhaps no profession better embodies the old adage "what have you done for me lately?" than professional sports, where impossible feats are quickly forgotten and titles taken for granted.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Salt City Hoops
Enes Kanter Freelance Friday Roundtable
Editor's note: This Freelance Friday , we had 3 different submissions focusing on Utah Jazz center Enes Kanter.
Salt City Hoops
World Watch: Utah Jazz Guys Tuning Up With National Teams
A few Jazz players are keeping busy this summer in preparation for FIBA's World Cup of Basketball in Spain.
The Downbeat #1426: The Jazz are Caring and Impressive Edition
The Jazz have had a busy summer. Not only have they been busy hiring a new coach, drafting players, signing free agents and playing in the Las Vegas summer league for the first time in their history; the Jazz have been busy serving their community and others in need.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Is Greg Monroe Making Costly Mistake by Turning Down Detroit Pistons' Offer?
Detroit Pistons big man Greg Monroe is in an unenviable position as a restricted free agent.