We Need Your Vote For Salt Lake As Best NBA Destination City
USAToday.com has a fun feature where its readers vote to determine the 10 Best in various categories. The latest will name the best NBA destination city. You can see the write-up here.
Salt Lake City, home to the Utah Jazz, is in the running. Actually, we think it has a great chance of winning. And it will win, if we motivate the vote. So, what are you waiting for? Go vote!
Here's the summary: “Basketball fans have until MONDAY, NOV 17 at NOON to vote for their favorite NBA destination. Our expert, USA TODAY sports writer Sam Amick, used the following criteria to make the nominations: fun things to do in city, quality and location of venue, level of fandom, iconic status of city and/or team, special events or games which are played there, likelihood of seeing a great game, star players and ease of getting to and around the city, You can vote once a day until the contest ends. Good luck to all the nominees!“
Utah fans are loud and proud - EnergySolutions Arena is one of the loudest in the NBA.
The Jazz have been “rebuilding” the past few years, but have tremendous young talent going into this season. They have played strong during the preseason, earning a 5-2 record. Final preseason action will be against Phoenix on Friday, Oct. 24, at EnergySolutions Arena. The regular season begins Wednesday, Oct. 29, as the Jazz host the Houston Rockets.