Weekly Run podcast: The Utah Jazz are now 12-1 in their last 13. Is it for real? And what happens when Mike Conley returns?

(Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah Jazz forward Joe Ingles (2), Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell (45) and Utah Jazz guard Mike Conley (10) during a break in the action, in NBA action between the Utah Jazz and the New York Knicks, in Salt Lake City, Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020.

Sweet success.

That’s what the Jazz have tasted over the last 13 games, having won 12 of those including the last seven straight. But what does that say about the team? And what will happen when Mike Conley comes back?

Hosts Andy Larsen and Eric Walden discuss whether or not there’s enough national attention on small market teams to open the podcast, before discussing, you know, the local small market team.

A breakdown of the podcast:

0:00: Data from a clever Twitter user shows just how much the league’s media partners focus on big-market franchises

7:30: How legitimate is the Jazz’s run? When will you believe in them?

16:15: How will the Jazz’s rotation change when Mike Conley comes back?

24:30: Why don’t some fans buy Mike Conley?

29:35: Things you are (hiking) and are not (skiing) allowed to do under the NBA CBA.

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