Jazz Recap: Thunder take advantage of slow start from Utah

by Elmer Mejia | The second Utah Jazz game of the NBA restart was against the Oklahoma City Thunder Saturday. The Jazz started off slow by only scoring 15 points in the first quarter. They struggled to find any rhythm. In the second quarter they picked up the slack and scored 27 points. However, they … Continue reading Jazz Recap: Thunder take advantage of slow start from Utah

Jazz Players as Harry Potter Characters

by Daniel Olsen | As Harry Potter was finishing the Battle of Hogwarts, the Utah Jazz were playing the Chicago Bulls in the NBA Finals. While it’s just a fictional story, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone was first released in America in 1997 around the time of the first Jazz vs Bulls Finals as … Continue reading Jazz Players as Harry Potter Characters

Jazz Recap: Rudy and Donovan unite to beat the Pelicans

by Elmer Mejia | The NBA is back, and the Utah Jazz had the honor to restart the first official basketball game since the COVID-19 Pandemic. It was an emotional beginning as every player and staff member from both teams knelt for the national anthem. The Jazz started off great in the first couple minutes … Continue reading Jazz Recap: Rudy and Donovan unite to beat the Pelicans

NBA “Bubble Game” Preview: Utah Jazz vs New Orleans Pelicans

by Harrison Porter | The NBA returns on Thursday night and the Jazz will have the honor of being in the first official “bubble” game. That will make 142 days since the last time the Jazz were on the court before the season was suspended on March 11, 2020. Currently, the Jazz sit in fourth … Continue reading NBA “Bubble Game” Preview: Utah Jazz vs New Orleans Pelicans

Utah Jazz Enter “The Most Magical Place on Earth” During a Not-So Magical Time

by Hannah Begay Take Note, the Jazz are back! Upon arriving at the bubble, the designated spot for the resumption of the NBA season, the Jazz enter the world of the unknown. While this is not the first time the Jazz have been in this position, it certainly will not the last. It began with … Continue reading Utah Jazz Enter “The Most Magical Place on Earth” During a Not-So Magical Time

Nickname Basketball Association: The Utah Jazz

While we often focus on things like points, rebounds, and assists in the NBA, a good nickname is a unique branding opportunity for players. Let’s take a look at the nickname for the starting five of the Utah Jazz. The Nickname Scale: We will give a combined score on each of the following five categories. … Continue reading Nickname Basketball Association: The Utah Jazz

Utah March Madness 8 Stifle Tower vs 9 D-Will

8 Rudy Gobert "Stifle Tower" NBA Per Game Stats: 11.7 points, 11 rebounds, 1.4 assists, 2.2 blocks NBA Career Stats: 5458 points, 5125 rebounds, 1019 blocks Awards: NBA Blocks Leader (2017) 3x NBA All-Defensive First Team (2017-2019) All-NBA Second Team (2017) All-NBA Third Team (2019) 2x NBA Defensive Player of The Year (2018, 2019) NBA … Continue reading Utah March Madness 8 Stifle Tower vs 9 D-Will

Jazz 2020 Game #61 Review

The Jazz made an effort to really get the win and it showed at Madison Square Garden in front of a testy Knicks crowd. They were mad about celebrity Knicks fan, Spike Lee, being told off by security for going through the employee entrance like he always has. Fans tonight were actually ejected for chanting … Continue reading Jazz 2020 Game #61 Review

Jazz 2020 Game #60 Review

The Jazz could not afford to lose to another bad team and they got their chance to take everything the Cleveland Cavaliers gave them at Rocket Mortgage Arena. Early on the Jazz got wide open shots but weren't hitting them. Once they started hitting them the Cavs matched their offense for a while. After a … Continue reading Jazz 2020 Game #60 Review

Hitting the Right Notes Again

It is a small sample size but after the All-Star break, the Utah Jazz struggled. If their basketball performance was a Jazz music band the notes were a little flat. Turnovers abounded in a 5 game home-stand. Sure, there were some tough games vs the Rockets and Celtics but what about the Spurs and Suns? … Continue reading Hitting the Right Notes Again