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Jon Asbey shares his journey to become an NBA mascot as the original Utah Jazz Bear

In this episode, Jon Asbey, the original Utah Jazz Bear, shares his life and journey to become an NBA mascot. A journey which started as a farm boy in North Dakota.    

About Jon Asbey:
Jon Asbey has been named Mascot of the Year in the NBA five times and Best Mascot out of all sports nationwide twice and, just recently was given an award for the best video by a mascot out of all sports nationwide. He has been inducted into the YMCA Hall of Fame, the Utah Summer Games Hall of Fame, and the Mascot Hall of Fame.


Weekly Huddle Podcast Talkin’ Jazz with Kristen Kenney: Why the Suns are so tough for the Jazz

Utah Jazz Reporter Kristen Kenney joins us for this weeks edition of the Talkin Jazz podcast. And while the team hast lost 2 in a row, there are plenty of positives to build on. Topics include the on court relationship between Rudy Gobert & Mike Conley, Bogey on an 8 game tear with the stats to back it up, and Joe Ingles: No matter the situation he is always looking to the next play, and getting better with age.

Plus in this weeks Jazz bites Coach Quin Snyder on his level of concern. Also the always entertaining NBA top 5 plays of the week.

Check out the latest Talkin’ Jazz podcast here!