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The Utah Jazz have a critical home and home pair of games with those “pesky” Minnesota Timberwolves starting Friday evening at EnergySolutions Arena, and continuing the following Monday in Minny, that may largely determine the postseason fate of the franchise

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The Jazz has signed guard Travis Leslie of the NBA Development League’s Santa Cruz Warriors to a 10-day contract. A 2013 NBA D-League All-Star selection, the 6-4, 205-pound guard averaged 16.1 points, 7.4 rebounds and 2.1 assists while shooting .511

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In 2005, Marvin Williams was on top of the basketball world, coming off of a solid season for the legendary North Carolina Tar Heels to win ACC Rookie of the Year honors. With a pretty jumper, high energy and a

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As Utah Jazz fans, particularly this season, we’re all familiar with the cliché “It’s not how you start, but how you finish.” Los Angeles Lakers owner Dr. Jerry Buss embodied this sentiment as well as anyone ever has. The Jazz

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As fans we often have a tendency to value our own players over those of similar ilk on other teams. Case in point, a question in this roundtable spawned a lengthy Twitter discussion when I asked both Utah Jazz and Sacramento Kings

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Jamaal Tinsley: Always Ready Photo by Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images

There’s something to be said for savvy, that underrated skill that helps one almost seamlessly keep up with those that still have more bounce in their step and cartilage in their knees. Savvy is a skill Jamaal Tinsley possesses in