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Yucca Man

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My real life name is Jon. I'm one of the primary writers for SLC Dunk, and I love every minute blogging about the Jazz. Thanks to all readers and participants.

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That was awesome
Commented on NBA 2K15 Utah Jazz wishlist on Aug 29 2014, 9:28p - 1 reply
Look back at some past championship teams including very young starters
Commented on Possibilities in the Quin Snyder Offense:The Downbeat #1440 on Aug 29 2014, 8:50p
RJ's minutes were completely absurd
Commented on Possibilities in the Quin Snyder Offense:The Downbeat #1440 on Aug 29 2014, 8:36p - 1 reply
It's a European invasion of good U.S. Sovereignity
Commented on NBA 2K15 Utah Jazz wishlist on Aug 29 2014, 10:47a - 1 reply
The weirdest thing ever
Commented on Possibilities in the Quin Snyder Offense:The Downbeat #1440 on Aug 28 2014, 8:45p - 1 reply
Deron and family still live in Utah in the offseason
Commented on Possibilities in the Quin Snyder Offense:The Downbeat #1440 on Aug 28 2014, 4:48p - 1 reply
I actually think that Exum's ability to play the SG role
Commented on Possibilities in the Quin Snyder Offense:The Downbeat #1440 on Aug 28 2014, 4:03p - 1 reply
The team was quite a mess with RJ as a starter too
Commented on Possibilities in the Quin Snyder Offense:The Downbeat #1440 on Aug 28 2014, 1:50p - 2 replies
for Properly rated
Voted on Aug 27 2014, 4:50p
That'll do
Commented on Toure Murry Joins The Utah Jazz Big Band: The Downbeat #1439 on Aug 27 2014, 1:19p
Comic Sans has been done
Commented on Timberwolves owner rips Kevin Love following trade to Cleveland on Aug 27 2014, 10:36a
for Properly rated
Voted on Aug 26 2014, 5:34p
He has yet to prove that his vision will create a winner
Commented on Utah Jazz Quietly Assemble D-League A-Team: The Downbeat #1438 on Aug 26 2014, 10:41a
for Kevin Murphy
Voted on Aug 26 2014, 10:04a
Ways to improve the 2014-15 Utah Jazz: #3 - Gordon Hayward's Shot
Posted on Aug 25 2014, 9:29p
We are very avant garde
Commented on The Downbeat #1437 - NBA Offseason Rolls On on Aug 25 2014, 1:11p
Welcome
Commented on FIBA World Cup 2014: Utah Jazz player schedule on Aug 24 2014, 8:06p
And, imo, his shooting %'s are what will really matter this year
Commented on FIBA World Cup 2014: Gordon Hayward to be cut from USA Basketball team, reports ESPN's Marc Stein on Aug 23 2014, 10:47a - 1 reply
I'm pretty sure it was Gob who stole bees
Commented on The Fencing Bees Edition - The Downbeat - #1436 on Aug 22 2014, 1:04p
I just have come to accept that in regards to an individual's defense
Commented on Ways to improve the 2014-15 Utah Jazz: #2 - Protecting the Paint on Aug 22 2014, 12:54p - 1 reply
Kanter is a mystery to me
Commented on What to do with Enes Kanter on Aug 22 2014, 1:05a - 1 reply
for Player E
Voted on Aug 22 2014, 1:03a
Ronnie B.
Commented on The Utah Jazz Are Not A Team In Turmoil -- The Downbeat #1434 on Aug 21 2014, 5:42p - 1 reply
I probably should have been less strong
Commented on The Utah Jazz Are Not A Team In Turmoil -- The Downbeat #1434 on Aug 21 2014, 5:37p - 2 replies
Memo's extension was a bad idea when it was given.
Commented on The Utah Jazz Are Not A Team In Turmoil -- The Downbeat #1434 on Aug 21 2014, 2:43p - 1 reply
That's what I'm trying to say
Commented on The Utah Jazz Are Not A Team In Turmoil -- The Downbeat #1434 on Aug 21 2014, 2:41p - 1 reply
Yes, a big that could play defense would have been helpful
Commented on The Utah Jazz Are Not A Team In Turmoil -- The Downbeat #1434 on Aug 21 2014, 10:55a - 2 replies
Ronnie B.'s 2nd and 3rd years were phenomenally high quality
Commented on The Utah Jazz Are Not A Team In Turmoil -- The Downbeat #1434 on Aug 21 2014, 1:16a - 1 reply
Wesley Matthews
Commented on The Utah Jazz Are Not A Team In Turmoil -- The Downbeat #1434 on Aug 21 2014, 12:39a - 1 reply
Go back and revisit the team during AK's contract
Commented on The Utah Jazz Are Not A Team In Turmoil -- The Downbeat #1434 on Aug 21 2014, 12:37a - 1 reply
Unfortunate truth
Commented on The Utah Jazz Are Not A Team In Turmoil -- The Downbeat #1434 on Aug 20 2014, 7:59p - 4 replies
Harpring
Commented on Ways to improve the 2014-15 Utah Jazz: #2 - Protecting the Paint on Aug 20 2014, 12:34p
That said
Commented on Ways to improve the 2014-15 Utah Jazz: #2 - Protecting the Paint on Aug 19 2014, 7:47p - 2 replies
Statistically speaking, that 2.71 fewer ppg, over 82 games,
Commented on Ways to improve the 2014-15 Utah Jazz: #2 - Protecting the Paint on Aug 19 2014, 7:45p
The difference in points was based on the Jazz pace (one of the slowest in the league)
Commented on Ways to improve the 2014-15 Utah Jazz: #2 - Protecting the Paint on Aug 19 2014, 5:31p - 2 replies
Ways to improve the 2014-15 Utah Jazz: #2 - Protecting the Paint
Posted on Aug 19 2014, 3:11p
There is a lot to like about Trey
Commented on Trey Burke Is A Top 15 Guard in the NBA? The Downbeat #1432 on Aug 19 2014, 12:23p
for No.
Voted on Aug 19 2014, 11:44a
for Over
Voted on Aug 15 2014, 3:07p
for Spurs
Voted on Aug 15 2014, 10:21a
To think
Commented on The Oasis of the Off-season Desert Edition - The Downbeat #1430 on Aug 14 2014, 6:38p - 1 reply
I came about a month after the downbeats started
Commented on The Oasis of the Off-season Desert Edition - The Downbeat #1430 on Aug 14 2014, 5:06p - 1 reply
Ways to improve the 2014-15 Utah Jazz: #1 Defense
Posted on Aug 14 2014, 1:00p
I don't get this
Commented on Kanter and Favors are Offseason Winners: The Downbeat #1428 on Aug 13 2014, 9:22a - 2 replies
The only difference is that this is mostly flopping
Commented on A New Hope: Winning Potential of the 2014-15 Utah Jazz on Aug 12 2014, 10:30p
I say
Commented on Kanter and Favors are Offseason Winners: The Downbeat #1428 on Aug 12 2014, 9:07p - 2 replies
If Hayward is AK 2.0
Commented on Kanter and Favors are Offseason Winners: The Downbeat #1428 on Aug 12 2014, 6:56p - 1 reply
This earns a rec
Commented on The Downbeat #1427- Utah Jazz Offseason on Aug 12 2014, 3:04p
Hey thanks
Commented on A New Hope: Winning Potential of the 2014-15 Utah Jazz on Aug 12 2014, 12:32p - 1 reply
Holy crap
Commented on A New Hope: Winning Potential of the 2014-15 Utah Jazz on Aug 12 2014, 10:33a - 3 replies
Seemed pretty civil here
Commented on The Downbeat #1427- Utah Jazz Offseason on Aug 12 2014, 5:29a - 1 reply
Exactly
Commented on A New Hope: Winning Potential of the 2014-15 Utah Jazz on Aug 11 2014, 11:32p
I don't think they're a better team than the Nuggets at all
Commented on A New Hope: Winning Potential of the 2014-15 Utah Jazz on Aug 11 2014, 11:30p - 1 reply
Plus, there's a lot more to professional basketball than just the NBA these days
Commented on The Downbeat #1427- Utah Jazz Offseason on Aug 11 2014, 11:11p - 1 reply
Well, that's why the Lakers are the last on the list
Commented on A New Hope: Winning Potential of the 2014-15 Utah Jazz on Aug 11 2014, 11:05p - 1 reply
Wow
Commented on A New Hope: Winning Potential of the 2014-15 Utah Jazz on Aug 11 2014, 10:55p - 1 reply
They're not going to return to title contender
Commented on A New Hope: Winning Potential of the 2014-15 Utah Jazz on Aug 11 2014, 10:55p - 2 replies
Marv, pre-All-Star break
Commented on A New Hope: Winning Potential of the 2014-15 Utah Jazz on Aug 11 2014, 9:28p - 1 reply
FWIW
Commented on A New Hope: Winning Potential of the 2014-15 Utah Jazz on Aug 11 2014, 9:12p - 2 replies
I think this is ideal as well
Commented on The Downbeat #1427- Utah Jazz Offseason on Aug 11 2014, 7:15p
You can say the same about things like violin performance
Commented on The Downbeat #1427- Utah Jazz Offseason on Aug 11 2014, 7:14p
All I'd add
Commented on The Downbeat #1427- Utah Jazz Offseason on Aug 11 2014, 5:01p - 1 reply
A New Hope: Winning Potential of the 2014-15 Utah Jazz
Posted on Aug 11 2014, 4:58p
This is spot on, IMO
Commented on The Downbeat #1427- Utah Jazz Offseason on Aug 11 2014, 3:36p
And my basic claim is that the basketball and football players are actually profiting too
Commented on The Downbeat #1427- Utah Jazz Offseason on Aug 11 2014, 2:57p - 2 replies
That said, yes there's a lot of corruption
Commented on The Downbeat #1427- Utah Jazz Offseason on Aug 11 2014, 2:38p
I get that there's a big difference in money generated
Commented on The Downbeat #1427- Utah Jazz Offseason on Aug 11 2014, 2:32p - 2 replies
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