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Utah Jazz get much-needed win but bench continues to be a problem

The Utah Jazz broke their mini-slump with a road win over the Minnesota Timberwolves, but their bench continued to be a weak point. Take a sigh of relief, Utah Jazz fans. The Jazz losing streak is finally over. Yes, it was only a pair of games they dropped, but considering that the consecutive defeats...

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9 hours ago, Purple and Blues, Utah Jazz

Which lineups are working for the Jazz this season?

Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images And which one’s havent? Before the start of this season, something that many people wondered regarding the Utah Jazz was how Quin Snyder was going to utilize his personnel. Who was he going to start? Who’s coming off the bench? Who’s closing the games? Now...

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13 hours ago, SLC Dunk, Utah Jazz

Player grades from Minnesota Timberwolves’ loss to Jazz

After defeating the Utah Jazz on the road on Monday, the Minnesota Timberwolves couldn’t duplicate their impressive performance on their home court on Wednesday. After a pair of hard-fought games between two surprisingly even divisional rivals … we have an even split. The Minnesota Timberwolves...

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18 hours ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves, Utah Jazz

Utah Jazz get even with road win over Minnesota Timberwolves

Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports The bench unit struggled, but the starting 5 were enough to get the job done Facing the same team in a home-and-home twice in three days presents unique challenges and opportunities for adjustments. After the Minnesota Timberwolves (8-7) took out the Utah Jazz (9-5)...

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1 day ago, SLC Dunk, Utah Jazz, Minnesota Timberwolves

Jazz 103, Wolves 95: Quin Snyder Strikes Back

Jesse Johnson-USA TODAY Sports Minnesota fell to Utah in their second game this week Minnesota fell tonight, but the way with which they fought was admirable. Yes, the officiating was... suspect. That’s all I’ll say on that matter. Unrelated, both Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins found themselves...

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1 day ago, Canis Hoopus, Minnesota Timberwolves, Utah Jazz

Wolves host Jazz: Round 2 Commences

Jeff Swinger-USA TODAY Sports The Wolves face the Jazz for the second time Wolves host Jazz7:00 CSTFSNorth It’s not often in the NBA that two teams face off in consecutive matches outside of the playoffs. It brings a sort of heightened atmosphere to an otherwise pedestrian early regular season game....

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1 day ago, Canis Hoopus, Minnesota Timberwolves, Utah Jazz

Power Rankings Roundup: Are the Utah Jazz sliding?

While it may seem that the Utah Jazz are trending in the wrong direction from their recent play, NBA media outlets would say otherwise. The Utah Jazz came into the regular season brimming with hope and optimism. Despite a less than stellar preseason showing, the team was able to jump out to a 3-1 start....

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1 day ago, Purple and Blues, Utah Jazz, Sacramento Kings

Utah Jazz hope to break two game slide and get revenge in Minnesota tonight

Jeff Swinger-USA TODAY Sports Karl-Anthony Towns won’t hit 7 threes again...right? RIGHT?? Last time these two teams met, the result was less than ideal. Karl Anthony-Towns towered over the Jazz, Jeff Teague was his normal Jazz-killing self, and the Timberwolves left Vivint Smarthome Arena with the...

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1 day ago, SLC Dunk, Utah Jazz, Minnesota Timberwolves

Trevor Booker hints at willingness to return to Utah Jazz

Trevor Booker recently took to Twitter to express his willingness to return to play for the Utah Jazz and help bolster their struggling frontcourt. It’s almost hard to believe how much the Utah Jazz have missed Ed Davis. But even though he only appeared in six games for his new squad before suffering...

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1 day ago, Purple and Blues, Utah Jazz

Pack Points: Jousting the Jazz

Jeff Swinger-USA TODAY Sports A Western Conference win for the Wolves After painfully woeful losses to the permanently bad Washington Wizards and the temporarily depleted Houston Rockets, one could be forgiven for predicting a Timberwolves loss against Utah. Before tip-off, the Jazz, who added Mike...

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1 day ago, Canis Hoopus, Minnesota Timberwolves, Utah Jazz

Utah Jazz 2019 Holiday Gift Guide

The holidays are here! Make sure you’ve got all the Utah Jazz fans in your life covered. We’re here to help with this item showcase. It’s the most wonderful time of the year, Utah Jazz fans! But before you start chugging egg nog and filling up on cookies, you need to take care of your...

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1 day ago, Purple and Blues, Utah Jazz

The Utah Jazz offense can—and must—adapt

Jeff Swinger-USA TODAY Sports With a tough Thanksgiving road trip looming, let’s hope sooner rather than later. The Utah Jazz made some significant moves this offseason. After being the team with one of the highest roster continuity from the year prior (92%), they recognized significant changes were...

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1 day ago, SLC Dunk, Utah Jazz

Minnesota and Utah square off for conference matchup

Western Conference foes Minnesota and Utah will play

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1 day ago, FOX Sports, Minnesota Timberwolves, Utah Jazz

Game thread: Jazz hoping T-Wolves sequel is better than the original

The Utah Jazz began the week by suffering their first home loss of the 2019-20 campaign against the Minnesota Timberwolves. Round 2 is on Wednesday. Any Marvel fan with their head screwed on straight will tell you: Wolverine’s first stand-alone solo flick — X-Men Origins: Wolverine —...

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1 day ago, Purple and Blues, Utah Jazz

Martin Controls Own Narrative In Win Against Jazz

Kelan Martin stepped up on Monday night by adding 14 points and six rebounds off the bench and refusing to succumb to his prior shooting woes in the Wolves’ 112-102 win in Utah.

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2 days ago, Minnesota Timberwolves, Minnesota Timberwolves, Utah Jazz

Utah Jazz don’t like rest, according to stats

History has shown that the Utah Jazz play their best after one day of rest. Back-to-backs aren’t good, but more than one day of rest is much worse. The Utah Jazz are currently on a two-game slide in games where they were supposed to be favored, and (modest brag) I had a strong inclination it […] Utah...

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2 days ago, Purple and Blues, Utah Jazz

The Utah Jazz are preaching patience, but even patience has a shelf life

Photo by Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images At this point last season, Utah was only 10 days away from a roster shakeup due to a slow start. After the Jazz second loss in a row—the second game in a row in which they had two days of rest prior to the game—many Jazz players said that aspects of...

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2 days ago, SLC Dunk, Utah Jazz

Things will probably look up eventually, but the Utah Jazz aren’t good right now

As much as it stings to say, the Utah Jazz simply aren’t a good team right now. And they have some work to do in order to reach their illustrious expectations. Utah Jazz fans are used to roller coasters. So why should 2019-20 be any different? Oh, you mean maybe because they swung for the […] Things...

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2 days ago, Purple and Blues, Utah Jazz

Wolves Bring The Intensity, Take Down Jazz In Utah

Midway through the fourth quarter, the Timberwolves grabbed all of the momentum in Utah and came away with a 112-102 win over the Jazz.

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2 days ago, Minnesota Timberwolves, Minnesota Timberwolves, Utah Jazz

Player grades from Minnesota Timberwolves’ win over Jazz

The Minnesota Timberwolves logged their most impressive win of the young season by handing the Utah Jazz their first home loss of the campaign. The shorthanded Minnesota Timberwolves fought from start to finish and handed the Utah Jazz their first loss at Vivint SmartHome Arena thus far in the young...

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2 days ago, Dunking with Wolves, Minnesota Timberwolves, Utah Jazz

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