Talkin' Sports - The Weekly HuddleFeb 21, 2020
The Weekly Huddle, Talkin' Jazz Podcast: With Jazz VP Dennis Lindsey
A special edition of the weekly Talkin Jazz Podcast as the Jazz Executive Vice President of Basketball operations joins the show. David James sits down with Dennis Lindsey in this one-on-one exclusive. Lindsey giving us a report card on the Jazz with emphasis on the newest editions, Mike Conley and Jordan Clarkson. Dennis also discusses the plan for the Jazz to become more athletic and make a stronger push in the post season. A candid and enlightening interview that reveals the goals behind the Jazz player moves and what still needs to be done to complete in todays NBA. Check out Talkin Jazz with Dennis Lindsey here…
Talkin Jazz Podcast: Bench work and more
Jazz reporter Kristen Kenney joins Dave Fox on the latest edition of the Talkin' Jazz podcast. Among KK’s topics? What Bogdanovic told her about his amazing three point game winner at Houston, that may surprise you; How quickly Jordan Clarkson has fit in to the Jazz team, and how he’s showing it more and more on and off the court.
Plus, how the Jazz bench stepping up bigger than ever. Kristen also tells us what Jazz Coaches saw in Rudy Gobert and Donovan Mitchell when they were rookies, that told them they would be All-Stars sooner than later.
Check out Talkin Jazz podcast here with Dave and Kristen:
Talkin Jazz Podcast: Locked on point
The latest edition of the Talkin Jazz Podcast is now on line. The Radio voice of the Utah Jazz, David Locke joined Dave Fox to dig deep into what the Jazz are doing well and where they need work. Locke explains how the jazz are way ahead of the other NBA teams that may be trading before the deadline, how the team has embraced a culture of developing All-Stars, this year in recent years as well. Locke also digs into the offensive numbers that are leading the league including one statistic that is quite difficult to maintain! Plus the Jazz continue a tough stretch of the schedule, Locke explains why the next time around (as in the next week) could easily be a much different result.
Check out David Locke with Dave Fox in this weeks edition of the Talkin Jazz Podcast!
Talkin Jazz Podcast: Challenging schedule for Jazz & opponents, plus, remembering Kobe
This weeks edition of the Talkin Jazz Podcast is available now! Jazz Host Alema Harrington joins our Dave Fox. The Jazz going into a more “challenging” part of their schedule, but Alema explains why it’s challenging for their opponents as well. Also Rudy Gobert still improving his game…even to the point of another performance of historical proportions, breaking a record that goes back more than 40 years. Plus, Dave and Alema sharing their personal thoughts and memories of Kobe Bryant. Check out this weeks Talkin Jazz Podcast here…
Talkin' Jazz Podcast: Fun equals wins; wins equal fun
Another edition of the Talkin Jazz Podcast is on line! Jazz Host Alema Harrington joins Dave Fox with a bevy of topics to discuss including:
- Royce O’Neale and the new deal he earned by improving each year.
- The return of Mike Conley and when he will move back into the starting line-up.
- Rudy Gobert; The squeaky wheel gets the grease.
- Mitchell & Gobert out performing current All-Star vote getters
- Challenging schedule. Why the Jazz are up to the task
Talkin Jazz Podcast, Alema: 'Rudy’s game is growing!'
As the Utah Jazz win streak continues to grow, another edition of Talkin Jazz Podcast is now online. Jazz Anchor Alema Harrington joins Dave Fox to break down the elements of this win streak that you may not have followed.
What is happening with this team that is becoming contagious among the players at a pace never before seen in Jazz history…
Joe Ingles production during the win streak and how he’s getting under the skin of Jazz opponents…
Delivering without Donny…
Plus Rudy Gobert’s game going through even more growth!
Check out Talkin Jazz Podcast with Alema and Dave here:
Weekly Huddle Podcast: Basketball edition, Jan. 10, 2020
It’s the debut of the basketball edition of the Talkin Sports Weekly Huddle basketball podcast.
How close are the Utes to being an NCAA Tournament team? What is Timmy Allen’s professional future? Why have the Aggies lost three in a row? Is the Jazz bench for real, or will the NBA adjust and give them problems? Listen to the basketball panel podcast right here!
Weekly Huddle Talkin Jazz Podcast: David Locke on the 'Clutch Jazz'
The Utah Jazz are rollin', and the radio voice of the team, David Locke, joins Dave Fox for this week's edition of the Weekly Huddle Talkin Jazz podcast.
Locke has a list of things the team is doing extremely well. The team is among the best in the NBA in the “clutch” (5-or-fewer point games with 5 minutes to play,) how Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert are taking their games to new levels every day, the play of the bench and some specific examples of what’s working so well, plus the focus on defense.
Locke has some examples of “switching” the proves the coaches and players are both doing their job better than ever. Check out the Weekly Huddle Talkin Jazz podcast here …
Weekly Huddle Talkin Jazz Podcast: Winners of 9 of 10 here's why!
It’s the debut edition of the Talkin Jazz podcast for 2020 as Alema Harrington joins Dave Fox. The Jazz have won 9 of their last 10 games and Alema breaks down a number of reasons why it’s going so well, including:
- Joe Ingles becoming a facilitator!
- Donovan Mitchell looking for ways to help the team, even when opponents are focusing on him!
- The near-record start to Jordan Clarkson's Jazz career!
- What Rudy Gobert is doing even now to take his game to the next level!
Plus, Dave and Alema with fond personal memories of former NBA Commissioner David Stern. Check out the Talkin Jazz podcast here:
Talkin Jazz Weekly Huddle podcast - Final edition of 2019
It’s the latest edition of the Weekly Huddle Talkin Jazz Podcast.
Jazz Reporter Kristen Kenney joins Dave Fox for the final edition of 2019. The Jazz had a busy week reshaping their bench with trades, waivers and signings. Kristen talks about how the team improved.
What Donovan Mitchell told KK about developing his vision for taking his game to the next level. And, the NBA legends he studies regularly. Plus, why Joe Ingles is lightin’ it up at an amazing pace in recent games. Also, Kristen on Rudy Gobert - big on the court and off - about his charity work that actually spreads to many NBA cities.
The Weekly Hudde: Talkin' Jazz Podcast with David Locke - Team's issues can be fixed
The Radio voice of the Utah Jazz, David Locke, joins our Dave Fox for this week's edition of the Talkin Jazz podcast. Locke addresses the recent road trip and why it’s not nearly as bad as it may seem. Also how the Jazz bench needs to “demand” more playing time, and why the Jazz need to work even more on the “catch & shoot”…and Locke has the numbers to back it up! Plus the one shot he believes Donovan Mitchell needs to abandon. Check out the latest edition of the Talkin Jazz podcast here…
Talkin Jazz Podcast: The first dynamic duo in 27 years
Our weekly edition of the Talkin' Jazz Podcast is now on line as Jazz television host Alema Harrington Joins Dave Fox. Alema has a long list of Jazz chat that Jazz Nation needs to know. Among the topic in this episode? Tony Bradley taking on the role of Rudy with aplomb. Joe Ingles finding his niche. Boyan Bogdanovic an amazing picture of consistency and the Dynamic Duo the Jazz have not seen since 2 “Malone’s” played for them. Plus, a look at the schedule and the game Alema has circled…Check out the latest edition Talkin’ Jazz podcast here…
Weekly Huddle: Boyan Boogie, Coach Q; it's the Talkin' Jazz podcast
It’s week two of Talkin Jazz Podcast is on line.
Utah Jazz reporter Kristen Kenney joins host Dave Fox. Kenney’s topics include Boyan Bogdanovic and what he has done to improve even his teammates, why players want to play for Coach Quin Snyder, Joe Ingles accepting the role of sixth man, and the defensive attitude of the team that begins with the big man in the middle.
Kenney also addresses the slow start of Mike Conley and why, in her view, it won’t be an issue for long. Check out the latest edition of Talkin Jazz podcast here…
Weekly Huddle: The Utes and Cougars are on a bye, but not the weekly podcast
The boys of the Weekly Huddle podcast are back. Former Ute quarterback Frank Dolce, former BYU running back Alema Harrington, and former Utah Stat quarterback Riley Jensen going at it! David James attempts to keep the peace as the guys fight over everything from how the Cougars lost to Toledo, to what’s gonna happen when the Aggies visit Death Valley this weekend. Here’s the Weekly Huddle podcast ... enjoy!
Weekly Huddle podcast: Will BYU or Utah overcome its challenges the quickest
It’s another edition of the Weekly Huddle podcast and Dave Fox has a full house with him! Former Ute QB Frank Dolce, former BYU RB Alema Harrington and former Utah St. QB Riley Jensen breaking down this weeks game. Dave feeds them four multiple choice questions and actually leaves them speechless on a couple of them.
Check out the latest Weekly Huddle podcast here, and subscribe where ever you get your favorite pod casts
The Weekly Huddle: Utah visits USC, BYU faces Washington, USU at SDSU
The Weekly Huddle podcast is back to recap BYU’s huge win at home against the USC Trojans and look ahead to a big week for all three of Utah’s FBS teams.
Former Ute quarterback Frank Dolce and former Utah State quarterback Riley Jensen answer the questions: What does BYU’s win over USC mean for Utah when they take on the Trojans on Friday? Can BYU make it back to back wins at home against Pac-12 teams? How will Utah State fare on the road in their MWC Opener against San Diego State? Listen and subscribe to the Weekly Huddle Podcast here:
The Weekly Huddle: Looking ahead to BYU hosting USC, Utah vs. Idaho State
Our all-star panel of experts looks forward to week 3 of the football season as BYU welcomes USC to Provo and Utah welcomes Idaho State.
Weekly Huddle podcast: Week 2 picks and pans
The Talkin Sports Weekly Huddle podcast is back to debate the lessons learned in the season openers. Former Ute QB Frank Dolce, former BYU RB Alema Harrington and former Utah St. QB Riley Jensen answer the questions: Is the Utah defense that good or is the BYU offense that bad? Will the Cougars run the ball successfully at Tennessee? Will BYU pick up a win, or will they carry an 0-2 record into the USC game? Listen and subscribe to the Weekly Huddle.
Cougars & Utes: The Weekly Huddle debates the rivalry
Utah vs BYU is among the most intense rivalry’s in all the land. It brings up many emotions that are usually tucked away the rest of the year. Our Weekly Huddle podcast panel is no exception and emotions ran high in this rivalry edition. Former Ute quarterback Frank Dolce, former BYU running back Alema Harrington and former Utah State quarterback Riley Jensen debate not only the game, but which team has the best quarterback and which will have the best season. It gets heated as most rivalries do! Here’s this weeks edition of the Weekly Huddle podcast with our referee, David James.
Weekly Huddle: Time to talk rivalry football
Football camps are opening soon and Utah and BYU and gearing up for a rivalry opener. That means it’s time to bring in our football panel of experts for the Weekly Huddle podcast. Former BYU and Utah State quarterback Riley Jensen and former Ute Quarterback Frank Dolce join our Dave Fox to start the discussion.
Where does the Utah-BYU rivalry rank nationwide? The Utes are early favorites to beat BYU, but the guys warn of a rivalry derailing those plans. Also, how does BYU quarterback Zach Wilson avoid a sophomore slump and what one position group has our experts worried when talkin about the Utes? Plus should Utah St. be in the mix to play BYU AND Utah every season? Check it all out here in this early edition of the Weekly Huddle Podcast.
Weekly Huddle podcast: How game 4 lessons could help Jazz win game 5!
This week’s edition of The Weekly Huddle Jazz podcast features Jazz host Alema Harrington with Dave Fox. A myriad of topics that show the formula the Jazz used that could help them beat the Rockets in Houston. The resurgence of Donovan Mitchell and his willingness to deflect the credit elsewhere. How star players are willing to accept a role, even on the bench at time! How the gimmick defense on James Harden is evolving and becoming effective. Plus in Jazz Bites the Jazz on how they have something even more valuable than just pure talent! Find out in this week’s edition of the Weekly Huddle Jazz Podcast…
Weekly Huddle Jazz podcast: Rudy's record-setting domination
The latest edition of the Weekly Huddle Utah Jazz podcast is now available for download.
Dave Fox and Jazz reporter Kristen Kenney have a full menu as KK shares some Jazz anecdotes including how Rudy Gobert found out he had set the NBA single season dunk record — he actually didn’t know at the time it happened.
Ricky Rubio has new found style of play that is sending him to the free throw line, just the way the coach wants it. Plus in Jazz bites these Jazz teammates can not stop complimenting each other.
And regarding home court advantage in the playoff race. How much do the Jazz players really pay attention to seeding? Check out the Weekly Huddle podcast, All That Jazz edition with Kristen Kenney here.
Weekly Huddle Jazz edition: A historical sharing
The Jazz are riding a win streak with a favorable schedule down the stretch, and the latest edition of The Weekly Huddle, All That Jazz podcast is on line to explain and break down all the high notes! Alema Harrington joins our Dave Fox.
Topics on the menu include: How the jazz are sharing the ball with assist totals that are historically high!! Is Jazz guard Ricky Rubio more important than ever? The secret key to success of the Jazz bench…plus how the Jazz Big Man duo is dominating the NBA in a huge statistical category, and in Jazz Bites Donovan Mitchell on “being Coached”. Subscribe to the Weekly Huddle All That Jazz podcast with Dave and his guest Alema Harrington
Weekly Huddle Podcast: Jazz ban fan
The latest edition of the weekly Huddle Podcast is on line with Jazz host Alema Harrington and Dave Fox. Jazz Nation has been buzzing about the Russell Westbrook-Jazz fan controversy. The Jazz banned for the life the fan who was involved. In this weeks podcast Alema and Dave speak to the statements from the Utah Jazz on the ban, as well as the reaction of Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell!
Also, on the court news…Alema explains the Rubio factor and why his skill set is something the Jazz struggle without. Check out this weeks edition of the Weekly Huddle All That Jazz PODCast here:
Weekly Huddle podcast: Younger Jazz fans have lofty goals for Mitchell
Welcome to another edition of the Weekly Huddle, All That Jazz podcas.
Jazz host Alema Harrington joins Dave Fox and explains the demographics of Jazz fans that see the highest possible ceiling for Donovan Mitchell. Plus the resilience of Kyle Korver, the defensive growth of one Jazzman you may not have thought of, and how theJazz win and entertain; Not all teams can claim that.
Check out the newest edition of the Weekly Huddle All That Jazz podcast here:
Weekly Huddle Podcast, Utah Jazz edition: Rudy's Revenge Tour
Jazz host Alema Harrington joins Dave Fox for this week's episode of the Weekly Huddle Podcast. Topics headlined by the Rudy Revenge tour. Alema says you need to be a part of this. Plus the Sophomore season of Donovan Mitchell is not only a success, he is keeping it humble at the same time. And in Jazz Bites, Derrick Favors says the key to Joe Ingles longevity is not running too fast or dunking too much! And in Home Court Advantage the guys break down the remaining teams on the jazz schedule and explain how this benefits Utah. Check out Weekly Huddle Podcast, Jazz edition here:
The Weekly Huddle Podcast, All That Jazz: Heading to the home stretch, Good news for the Jazz? EP23
The radio voice of the Jazz, David Locke joins Dave Fox for the latest Weekly Huddle.
On the menu this week: Locke has an idea to improve the NBA All-Star game and it has to do with location. Also, which players benefited most from the All-Star break? Which teams improved themselves by making trades before the deadline? And talk about the upcoming schedule.
Also the teams Locke feels are the best playoff match-ups for the jazz, and why he compares it to a popular bathroom tissue, in a good way! Check out the Weekly Huddle, Jazz edition here:
The Weekly Huddle, Talkin Jazz podcast: Major announcement from Kristen Kenney, Jazz on break
It was certainly the most unique open to an edition of The Weekly Huddle Talkin Jazz podcast this week.
Dave Fox noticed the ring on Kristen Kenney’s finger, and the announcement was revealed! With that news settling in, Kenney’s topics include the Jazz heading into the break on a roll (even with their loss against the Warriors) and the unsolicited charity work of one Jazzman that is helping many Utah teens.
Plus Rubio had some fun at his team mates' expense when it was suggested that one of them is a “fancy passer." All that plus a look ahead at the good and the challenge of the schedule that lies ahead. Check out the Weekly Huddle, Talkin Jazz podcast here!
The Weekly Huddle All That Jazz: Team camaraderie growing, on and off the court!
It’s a new edition of the Weekly Huddle, All That Jazz as this week Alema Harrington joins Dave Fox. In this latest edition topics include the current trade rumors and how it effects Jazz players who are mentioned, how the post All-Star break is looking good for the Jazz for a number of reasons, and of course bloopers! Check out the Weekly Huddle Jazz edition here:
The Weekly Huddle Utah Jazz podcast: January Man and scheduling payback
Jazz Host Alema Harrington joins Dave Fox this week. Topics include the high powered offense and Donovan Mitchell's amazing January and how the “Wasatch Front” creates impossible match-ups for opponents. Our Jazz bites looks into physical play and technical fouls. Plus how the schedule statistically breaks down in the Jazz favor, and it’s up to them to go get it! Check out the Weekly Huddle Utah Jazz podcast with Dave and Alema here.
The Weekly Huddle, All That Jazz: Donovan’s groove is on
A new edition of the Weekly Huddle Podcast is on line. The Radio Voice of the Utah Jazz David Locke joins Dave Fox on this weeks All That Jazz. The team has won 6 of their last 7 games and Locke says the trend is looking great. Topics include: The vast improvement of Royce O’Neal from last season this this, and Locke has some amazing numbers to back it up.
Also Locke explains how Donovan Mitchell is "getting his grove on." Plus the value of Rickey Rubio never more evident and how the architect of the Jazz roster, GM Dennis Lindsey, has built a roster better to deal with injuries when the happen. Plus Locke looks ahead and tells you why every NBA game means so much! Check out the Weekly Huddle, All That Jazz podcast here:
Kenney: 'Jazz camaraderie on display on the road' - Episode 18
A new edition of the Weekly Huddle Podcast, All That Jazz edition is here. Jazz reporter Kristen Kenney joins Dave Fox.
Among her insights she spoke of the continuing growth of Donovan Mitchell during the Jazz road trip, the responsibility other players will face while Ricky Rubio and Dante Exum heal from injuries, plus the value of the type of home games during the team's upcoming home stretch. It includes eight of the next nine games in Salt lake City.
Also, Mitchell's 30-something teammate Kyle Korver on the value of the second-year star to the Utah Jazz. Check out this weeks edition of the Weekly Huddle, Jazz edition.
Weekly Huddle Utah Jazz podcast: Exum showing his worth
It’s another edition of the Weekly Huddle as Utah Jazz host Alema Harrington joins Dave Fox.
On the menu this week: Rudy Gobert's complete domination on both ends of the floor, but will he be an All-Star? Dante Exum had a 13-assist game and his teammates are fired up about Exum’s growth. Plus a segment of the schedule where the Jazz simply must make hay! Alema explains.
Join the guys for the Weekly Huddle All That Jazz podcast right here.
Weekly Huddle is Talkin Jazz!
It’s the final edition of the Weekly huddle for 2018! As the Utah Jazz get set to close out the year, Dave Fox and Jazz reporter Kristen kenney host this weeks edition of the Weekly Huddle All That Jazz. On the Menu? The resurgence of Dante Exum, how Rudy Gobert says the Jazz are beginning to find that energy that carried them through last season, plus the unique way Donovan Mitchell and Adidas introduced his new shoe, and Kristen was there. Plus the good and bad of the upcoming Jazz schedule. It’s all here on All That jazz!
The Weekly Huddle is now All That Jazz
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Plus they make their picks including Utah St. and their Mountain West Conference opener against Air Force. Here’s this weeks edition of the Weekly Huddle!
Ranked opponents looming
Our local college football experts are back to look ahead to this weeks battles. Former Utah State quarterback Riley Jensen, former University of Utah quarterback Frank Dolce, and former BYU running back Alema Harrington look at the week two games and discuss the biggest surprises.
They also break down the match-ups for this week and make their pics on the three games which include Utah hosting 10th ranked Washington, BYU traveling to Camp Randall to face 6th ranked Wisconsin, and Utah State at home vs Tennessee Tech. Here’s this weeks edition of the Weekly Huddle!