Old-school Fans, It’s Time to Return! (Here’s What You Missed)

Image by ClutchPoints By Mark Milligan Jr. Sept 24, 2018 This one is specifically for all the old-school Jazz fans. You know who you are. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard someone say “I use to be a big fan, but after John and Karl retired...” It’s ok, I get it. I’m … Continue reading Old-school Fans, It’s Time to Return! (Here’s What You Missed)

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Along Came a Spider

(Picture courtesy of USU twitter page) Donovan Mitchell is nothing short of a statewide celebrity. Dunk champ, several Rookie of The Year awards (who cares about the media, the ESPYS and players got it right), and leading his team to the second round of the Western Conference playoffs. Mitchell almost shut down a mall with … Continue reading Along Came a Spider

Utah Jazz 2018-19 H2H Lakers Series Preview

(Featured Image by ClutchPoints) By Mark Milligan Jr Sept 14, 2018 The West is a gauntlet. That much we know. Golden State is the team to beat and everyone else will be scratching and clawing over each other to rise to the top. Very few teams are sitting this season out and at least two … Continue reading Utah Jazz 2018-19 H2H Lakers Series Preview

Breaking Through the Noise

He can dunk like Vinsanity. He can cut like a young MVP Derrick Rose. He can shoot threes better than rookie Damian Lillard or any rookie ever. Donovan Mitchell has been breaking through barriers for the Jazz organization and the NBA and it showed at the ESPYS on Wednesday night. He went up against up … Continue reading Breaking Through the Noise

Less is more for the Jazz

The last 12 months there has been a black cat running around the Utah Jazz organization as the team has had considerable bad luck. Most lesser teams would use this as an excuse to tank (for an example please look up the NBA teams in the Big Apple). However, the Jazz laugh in the face … Continue reading Less is more for the Jazz

The Return of Swatooine

A long time ago in a Valley far far away...... Playoff Wars: The Last True Rookie War has struck. The Rockets have landed on Planet Swat Lake City, also known as Swatooine on Star Wars Day. The Evil Sith Lord Darth Hideous (I mean, look at James Harden's beard) recruited Darth Homer also known as … Continue reading The Return of Swatooine

Houston WE are the Problem

James Harden is the lead MVP candidate after making a Houdini like disappearing act against the Spurs in the second round of last year's playoffs. How would a Spurs team without Tim Duncan do that though? Oh you'd need a savvy coach, someone who can score and guard your best player. A rim protector would … Continue reading Houston WE are the Problem

The Declaration of East Dependence

On July 4, 1776 The Declaration of Independence was signed by 56 people to declare their independence over Great Britain. Another sign of independence is the Liberty Bell in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Little did Philly know that two centuries later one smaller organization would in contrast merge with a large organization that would become one of … Continue reading The Declaration of East Dependence

Superhero Spider Mitchell

He averages 20 points a game and about 11 of them usually come in the final quarter. He makes ferocious dunks that end up appearing on SportsCenter Top 10 plays. He hits clutch three point shots on the road which has given the Jazz a franchise record 12 game road winning streak. Who is this … Continue reading Superhero Spider Mitchell

It’s Over: Donovan wins the Dunk Contest

Donovan Mitchell had a stellar All-Star weekend to say the least. He rose to the occasion after originally being snubbed from the dunk contest. Aaron Gordon's injury resulted in an invite as an alternate. The star nicknamed "Spider" Mitchell was a friendly neighborhood guy but it was all business when he shined in Hollywood's basketball … Continue reading It’s Over: Donovan wins the Dunk Contest