Monson: Ty Corbin steering Utah Jazz ship through tricky seas
By Gordon Monson
Published Feb 9, 2012 11:42PM MDT
Following a legend is often a road to nowhere.
But when Tyrone Corbin found out in a blurred rush one year ago that Jerry Sloan was quitting and that Jazz management wanted him to take over for the iconic coach, his response was … good choice.
“The circumstances weren’t particularly pleasing,” he says. “But when I got the call, I was ready. I’d spent one year in New York and seven years here as an assistant. I thought, ‘OK, let’s move forward.’ ”
He somehow thought the same thing two weeks late...
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