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SSI.com has reported that former Utah Jazz head coach Jerry Sloan is interested in making a return to coaching and that the head coaching spot of the New York Knicks would interest him. Sloan who stepped down in the middle of the 2010-2011 NBA season after coaching the Jazz for 23 years has a career coaching record of 2024 wins and 1221, which includes three years as the Chicago Bulls head coach from 1979-1982. The Sloan lead Jazz lost back to back NBA finals appearances in 1997 and 1998 to Michael Jordan's Chicago Bulls.
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According to a recent article in the Deseret News, the Utah Jazz will be active leading up to the March 15 NBA trade deadline.
Said the report:
“We’re active. We’re listening,” [Jazz GM Kevin] O’Connor said. “We’re aggressive in trying to talk (about) things.”
O’Connor has ownership’s blessing to pursue deals, but he re-emphasized that the Jazz aren’t looking...
Gordon Hayward scored 18 of his 26 points in the fourth quarter and overtime, and Paul Millsap made a flurry of key plays in the final minute to lead the Utah Jazz past the Minnesota Timberwolves 111-105 on Thursday night.
Millsap stole the ball twice in the final minute of overtime, made a key jumper and fed Hayward for a dunk as Utah scored the final six points.
The crunch has definitely set in on Madison Square Garden as the drama continues to rumble throughout the capitol of the NBA. After their recent 6 game losing streak, it’s been reported that Mike D’Antoni had lost his locker room. This coming immediately following the feel good, Jeremy Lin story that swept through the world [...]
Monday night, Hoopsworld's Alex Kennedy wrote that the Spurs, Jazz and Timberwolves had started talks involving Danny Green, Jazz forwards Josh Howard & C.J. Miles, guard Jamaal Tinsley and Timberwolves guard Wayne Ellington. For the Spurs part they'd basically be swapping out Green for Howard. Very early Tuesday morning, Yahoo! Sports' Marc J. Spears added to...
The Jazz currently are not motivated to trade Josh Howard.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Gordon Hayward scored 18 of his 26 points in the fourth quarter and overtime, and Paul Millsap made a flurry of key plays in the final minute to lead the Utah Jazz past the Minnesota Timberwolves 111-105 on Thursday night.
Millsap stole the ball twice in the final minute of overtime, made a key jumper and fed Hayward for a dunk as Utah scored the final six...
The Jazz are "actively looking" at trade scenarios ahead of Thursday's deadline.
Playing at home versus on the road has made a world of difference for the Utah Jazz.
Picking up more wins as the visiting team will surely be key if they are going to eventually climb into the Western Conference playoff picture.
Utah looks to avoid a 13th loss in 16 road games and a sixth consecutive defeat to the Phoenix Suns as these teams open their season series Wednesday night...