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Who should the Jazz play at Point Guard?

The Jazz’s point guard situation is interesting. Who is the best fit in the Jazz’s offense? How does Mitchell’s emergence as the Jazz’s second building block along side Rudy Gobert, change the direction the Jazz should go at the point guard position? Is Mitchell a point guard or is he better suited as a two? […]

Mitchell, the best of the rookies
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Mitchell Leads Rookies in What Matters Most

Donovan Mitchell, the thirteenth pick in last summer’s NBA Draft has captured the imagination of Jazz fans and the respect of the NBA’s upper echelon. Through the end of 2017, Mitchell is leading all rookies in scoring and total points, and after a December where he averaged 23.1 points, 3.8 assists, 3.4 rebounds, and 1.8 […]

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Lebron’s Heir: Top 10 to Assume the Crown

Grant Hill, Harold Miner, Jerry Stackhouse, Kobe Bryant, Vince Carter, and Dwyane Wade, were all at one point labeled “the next Michael Jordan.” The post-Jordan era saw several players dominate for a season or two, but there was no clear-cut, dominant figure that served as the face of the NBA. Shaq, Kobe, Garnett, Nash, Iverson, […]

First Trimester MVP Race
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First Trimester Awards and All-Stars

Hard to believe, but the NBA season is now a third completed and here are the first trimester awards. MVP of the 1st Trimester: James Harden, Rockets Harden has the ultimate combination of individual excellence and team success. Harden is leading the league in scoring (32.0), three pointers made (110), and is second in the […]

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Jazz have New Priorities: #1 Let Donovan Shoot

First Gordon Hayward left. Then George Hill followed. The Jazz two leading scorers from last season, gone. Dennis Lindsay and the Jazz front office decided to bring in veterans who fit with the Jazz’s new, clear cornerstone, Rudy Gobert. Defense was the name of the game so signing Ricky Rubio, Thabo Sefalosha, and Ekpe Udoh […]

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The 9 Biggest NBA Surprises so far

There have been a few surprises early in this NBA season. Here are nine: Giannis is this good without a jumper It’s not one of the biggest surprises that Giannis is averaging 35 points, 10.6 rebounds, 5.6 assists, 2.4 steals over his first five games. Everyone knew Giannis was good and still had room to […]