Utah Jazz

It’s a great time to be a Utah Jazz fan

High hopes, new jerseys, and some incredible player chemistry should make for a special season. What a time to be a Jazz fan. Approaching the start of the 2018-19 season, hopes are incredibly high. The Jazz have gotten plenty of national media attention, and loads of love from analysts...

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7 hours ago, SLC Dunk, Utah Jazz

Utah Jazz Notes: Ingles trolls Blake Griffin, Favs drops news

Utah Jazz forward Joe Ingles already has his trash-talking game in midseason form. Also, Derrick Favors may have a future in breaking NBA news. The start of the NBA regular season is less than a month away, and it feels like the fans and players alike are all abuzz with excitement. As such, let’s...

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12 hours ago, Purple and Blues, Utah Jazz

Utah Jazz: New throwback jerseys revealed for 2018-19 season

The newest Utah Jazz uniforms have officially been revealed! The throwback purple never looked so good as it does on the 2018-19 squad. Utah Jazz fans have known for a while that they should expect to see purple throwback jerseys this upcoming season. Well, good news, Jazz fans. The day you’ve...

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13 hours ago, Purple and Blues, Utah Jazz

Utah’s Joe Ingles had funny Twitter exchange with Blake Griffin

Utah Jazz sharpshooter Joe Ingles had a funny Twitter exchange with Blake Griffin on Wednesday night.Ingles was impressed by how well his purple jersey had been selling and commented about that on Twitter. Griffin responded with a joke about using the jerseys to keep his fires going for warmth in Michigan....

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13 hours ago, Yardbarker, Utah Jazz

Donovan Mitchell, Ricky Rubio reveal Utah Jazz throwback jerseys

The Utah Jazz made the playoffs every year from 1984 through 2003. The first 12 years of that run were highlighted by the franchise's 'J'-note logo and uniforms, a look that will return in throwback form this upcoming season.

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16 hours ago, NBA, Utah Jazz

Jazz 'was in the mix' to acquire Fred VanVleet

The Jazz were fairly quiet in free agency over the summer, reaching new deals with their own free agents like Derrick Favors, Dante Exum and Raul Neto, but not bringing in any outside targets. However, according to Blake Murphy of The Athletic, Utah was in the mix for at least one noteworthy free agent:...

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18 hours ago, Yardbarker, Utah Jazz

Utah Jazz fans should pump the breaks on Jimmy Butler daydreams

Jimmy Butler may be on his way out of Minnesota, but his fit with the Utah Jazz would be less than ideal. Without question, the Utah Jazz have one of the most impressive young cores in the NBA. They may not be Steph and KD, but Rudy Gobert, Donovan Mitchell and Coach Quin Snyder are […] Utah Jazz...

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19 hours ago, Purple and Blues, Utah Jazz

Utah Jazz Notes: Mitchell USU visit teased, Zanik misses out on Philly GM job, and more

Donovan Mitchell will likely be headed to the USU Football game this weekend. In other news, Utah Jazz Assistant GM Justin Zanik is staying put. With just 10 days remaining before the start of NBA preseason, things are starting to happen across the league as excitement grows. Before you know it, media...

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22 hours ago, Purple and Blues, Utah Jazz

Ricky Rubio unveils purple Utah Jazz throwbacks for 2018-2019 season

And they are beautiful. After rumors and then news of a purple throwback coming to Utah for the 2018-2019 season, Jazz fans have been actively waiting to get a first look. Ricky Rubio gave us all a hint earlier today with the following photo on Instagram: Rubio was then given the privilege...

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22 hours ago, SLC Dunk, Utah Jazz

Should the Utah Jazz trade for Jimmy Butler?

Could Butler find his new home in Utah? Hahahaha. We good. We good. The Utah Jazz have Joe Ingles. We good.

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1 day ago, SLC Dunk, Utah Jazz

Joe Ingles is great at everything, including mixtapes

Utah Jazz hype videos are coming! With the season just around the corner, the hype videos will be coming and I am here for them. But we may have already gotten the best hype video yet. This Joe Ingles mixtape is as good as they get. https://t.co/lTK1VHM0hU I FOUND THE BEST @Joeingles7...

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1 day ago, SLC Dunk, Utah Jazz

Utah Jazz: The 2019 free agent target you haven’t thought of yet

Pistons wing Reggie Bullock could (and should) emerge as an option for the Utah Jazz once 2019 free agency arrives next summer. I know, the 2018-19 season hasn’t even started yet. It’s still so early to be even thinking about the Utah Jazz’s next foray into free agency, but I can’t...

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1 day ago, Purple and Blues, Utah Jazz

Utah Jazz rank 2018-19: Tony Bradley slotted 15th (for now)

Tony Bradley didn’t get much run with the Utah Jazz during his rookie year, but  he’s working hard for a better shot this season. Considering he emerged as the team’s go-to guy, dropped a nifty 20-4-4 line and led the team to a dominant first-round playoff series win over the Oklahoma...

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1 day ago, Purple and Blues, Utah Jazz

Utah Jazz: 3 candidates for a breakout season in 2018-19

The Utah Jazz are hopeful for a third straight playoff run in 2018-19. Let’s take a look at three breakout candidates for the upcoming season. The Utah Jazz enter the 2018-19 with loads of optimism and high expectations. They have an exciting roster loaded with young talent, with an organization...

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1 day ago, Hoops Habit, Utah Jazz

Utah Jazz: Salary cap projections paint a favorable picture

If leaked salary cap projections hold true, the Utah Jazz could have a lot of money to spend over the next two offseasons. The Utah Jazz’s decision to stand pat this summer didn’t exactly make for a thrilling offseason. Quite frankly, it was boring (especially for people who are tasked to...

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1 day ago, Purple and Blues, Utah Jazz

Welcoming Deron Williams back to the fold

Once a Jazzman, always a Jazzman. I had only met the man once, we had taken our young children to a preseason game in 2008, it wasn’t planned, but we happened to be walking by the driveway where Jazz players and coaches leave the arena. There were a few fans gathered around the driveway, who had been...

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2 days ago, SLC Dunk, Utah Jazz

The 12 Days of Utah Jazz Basketball

Falalalala the Jazz are coming Only 12 days until the Jazz play basketball again. With their first preseason game vs the Perth Wildcats on Sept 29, it feels so close, and yet so far away. Many of you follow college football or the NFL, and have had sports to tide you over until the NBA...

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2 days ago, SLC Dunk, Utah Jazz

Utah Jazz should find a way to let Deron Williams retire as a Jazzman

After former Utah Jazz All-Star Deron Williams and former head coach Jerry Sloan made amends this summer, it would be cooler now than ever to let D-Will ride off into the sunset as a member of the team that drafted him. Among today’s Utah Jazz fans, there’s no question that Donovan Mitchell...

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2 days ago, Purple and Blues, Utah Jazz

Reacting to Deron Williams meeting with Jerry Sloan

It’s time to bring Deron Williams back On this episode of the SLC Punks podcast we discuss the recent article released by the Utah Jazz recounting the meeting between Deron Williams and Jerry Sloan. We discuss “that night” and also the aftermath. What it was like dealing with what was left after Jerry...

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2 days ago, SLC Dunk, Utah Jazz

Utah Jazz: Three Jazzmen appear in initial release of ESPN’s Top 100

50 players into ESPN’s list of the Top 100 NBA Players, the Utah Jazz have been well represented so far, save for a low ranking for Derrick Favors. Just last week, Sports Illustrated released its list of the Top 100 NBA Players heading into 2018-19. The Utah Jazz were pretty well represented on...

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2 days ago, Purple and Blues, Utah Jazz

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