Tag Archives: Utah Jazz

  • Manu Ginobili Misses A Wide Open Dunk (Video)

    Manu Ginobili Misses A Wide Open Dunk (Video)

    With the San Antonio Spurs situated comfortably atop the Western Conference late in the season, some of their older players were afforded the opportunity to get some extra rest prior to the start of the playoffs.  And while that strategy by Gregg Popovich appeared to work wonders for the aging legs of Tim Duncan (17 […]

  • Stat Line Of The Night — 4/24/12 — Paul Millsap

    Stat Line Of The Night — 4/24/12 — Paul Millsap

    The Utah Jazz entered last night riding a three-game winning streak.  They knew that if they could extend that streak to four against the Phoenix Suns, they would assure themselves of the final playoff spot in the Western Conference while ending their opponent’s playoff hopes in the process.  They would do just that, thanks in […]

  • Delonte West Picked Gordon Hayward’s Ear Last Night (Video)

    Delonte West Picked Gordon Hayward’s Ear Last Night (Video)

    In the NHL, disputes between two opposing players often leads to a fight, or several of them, as we have seen thus far during the 2012 playoffs. As for the NBA and its players, it appears as though they prefer to settle their disputes with a good old fashioned Wet Willy, although, someone should probably […]

  • Gregg Popovich Ran A Practice During Halftime Last Night (Video)

    Gregg Popovich Ran A Practice During Halftime Last Night (Video)

    The San Antonio Spurs were in Utah last night to take on the Jazz, and with Tim Duncan, Tony Parker and Manu Ginobili all staying back home to get some much needed rest, Spurs coach Gregg Popovich was forced to field a rather young, inexperienced roster as his team looked to extend their winning streak […]

  • This Day In Sports History (January 5th) – Pete Maravich

    This Day In Sports History (January 5th) – Pete Maravich

    It was on this day in 1988 that former NBA great Pete Maravich passed away. Maravich died of a heart attack while playing a pickup basketball game in Pasadena, California. “Pistol Pete” Maravich attended Louisiana State University and is one of the greatest players in men’s NCAA Division I history. Although his dream was to […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/16/11 — C.J. Miles

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 3/16/11 — C.J. Miles

    Since trading away All-Star point guard Deron Williams, things appear to have gone downhill quickly for the Utah Jazz.  A team that appeared to be sitting comfortably in a playoff spot, the Jazz now find themselves on the outside looking in.  Heading into last night’s game against the Minnesota Timberwolves, Utah trailed the Memphis Grizzlies […]

  • Lamar Odom Hits A Circus Shot Against The Jazz

    Lamar Odom Hits A Circus Shot Against The Jazz

    It was just one of those games for both the Utah Jazz and the Los Angeles Lakers.  The Jazz couldn’t seem to hit a shot, while the Lakers simply couldn’t miss one.  At no point was that more evident than just over two minutes into the fourth quarter when Lamar Odom put the finishing touches […]

  • The Stat Line Of The Night — 1/25/11 — Kobe Bryant

    The Stat Line Of The Night — 1/25/11 — Kobe Bryant

    The Utah Jazz went into Los Angeles last night looking to snap their four-game losing streak, but it wouldn’t be easy as they were faced with the difficult task of beating the Lakers at the Staples Center.  Those in attendance may have expected a close game between these two Western Conference powerhouses, but what they […]

  • Jazz Mascot Fights Cavs Fan (Video)

    Jazz Mascot Fights Cavs Fan (Video)

    So much for mascots being a bunch of soft, kind, lovable creatures.  Suddenly they seem to be taking on the role of super badass, whether they are being treated to a few lap dances, or trading punches with fans of the opposition. The Utah Jazz mascot, “Bear”, took part in the latter Friday night when […]

  • The Stat Line of the Night — Paul Millsap — 11/9/10

    The Stat Line of the Night — Paul Millsap — 11/9/10

    When you travel to South Beach to play the new NBA superteam, you expect to go against one of the best teams, if not the best, in the entire league.  The Utah Jazz faced the Miami Heat and the Heat gave them everything they had.  Dwyane Wade had 39 points, LeBron notched a triple-double, and […]

  • The Stat Line of the Night — 5/4/10 — Kobe Bryant

    The Stat Line of the Night — 5/4/10 — Kobe Bryant

    The Jazz are in all kinds of trouble in their Western Conference Playoff series with the Lakers.  Boozer and Millsap are playing as well as they can, but the Lakers big men just seem dominant.  The man that is getting to the basket at will, however, is a man the Jazz have never really been […]

  • The Stat Line of the Night – 4/28/10 – Deron Williams

    The Stat Line of the Night – 4/28/10 – Deron Williams

    The Utah Jazz lost to the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday night, but it sure wasn’t Deron Williams’ fault. The game was in Denver and Carmelo Anthony led the Nuggets to a 116-102 win. Utah still leads the series 3-2. Williams is still one of the most underrated players in the NBA. Williams is sort of […]