The Luck-O-Meter

They don't call it March Madness for nothing: taxes, a top seed getting upset in college basketball, and the latest and greatest amateur football league trying to draw fans.  Sometimes a lot of skill is needed to have success in these seemingly impossible to win moments.  The superstitious ones of the world will tell you … Continue reading The Luck-O-Meter

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Valentines from every Jazz player

The Jazz have a tight knit group. From painting a Sistine Chapel of many Rudys or watching cat videos in commercials they show a lot of camaraderie. This is why they would make the perfect Valentines this season. Feel free to use these when writing to your special someone. Ricky Rubio: Love one Another Donovan … Continue reading Valentines from every Jazz player

Utah’s Journey back to the tourney

The state of Utah has a history of great basketball. The Utes have traditionally been a basketball school as they were the runner up in 1998 and won a championship in the World War II era. BYU has Jimmer Mania and once won the NIT back when it was the main tournament. The Aggies have … Continue reading Utah’s Journey back to the tourney

Can the Jazz become the Comeback Kids?

By: Daniel Olsen January 14, 2019 (Featured photo courtesy of KUTV) Before this week the Jazz didn't have any double digit halftime comeback wins. They now have two in the last 10 days. What does this mean? Are the Jazz the new Comeback Kids or does this mean nothing? The answer is yes. Analytics support … Continue reading Can the Jazz become the Comeback Kids?

New Year New Team

We have all heard the phrase New Year New Me.  It seems to be overused at this time of year when people take on low fat diets and gym memberships that last a month.  However, these same people are willing to point out when others are inconsistent.  In sports people are especially willing to call … Continue reading New Year New Team

The Change that started at Customs

The Jazz have gone through several different phases throughout the last forty years in Utah. The first 10 years were a struggle. The team was close to being sold. Luckily the development of several key draft picks gradually helped the team start to be an annual playoff contender. The second decade was considered The Golden … Continue reading The Change that started at Customs

Is Donovan Mitchell Clutch?

Donovan Mitchell is quite an interesting character in the Utah Jazz saga this season. Last season he was the rookie hero. With that crazy season comes high expectations this season. So far as a team the Jazz have struggled early. They are currently 2 games below .500 but are looking forward to being home for … Continue reading Is Donovan Mitchell Clutch?

La Vida Loca in New Mexico

The culmination of the Utah State Aggie football season provided a clear picture of how the majority of the season looked.  They beat an inferior team by a lot of points.  They got ahead early and never looked back in their second ever New Mexico bowl win.  The final score was 52-13 in Albuquerque.  With … Continue reading La Vida Loca in New Mexico

Thank you Dwayne Wade

Dear Dwayne Wade, While you never played for the Jazz, we have many memories of you. We watched you enter the league in 2003 out of Marquette University. We watched you win a title with Shaq and then back to back Finals trophies with LeBron to match your jersey number in your Larry O'Brien trophy … Continue reading Thank you Dwayne Wade

Bowl Stocking Stuffers

by Daniel Olsen Image via College Football News There are plenty of chances to stock your special someone's stockings with goodness to prepare them for their favorite team's Bowl game this year. By now you may have already bought tickets for the big game but you need to be prepared! This is what you need … Continue reading Bowl Stocking Stuffers