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A year after Jerry Sloan’s sudden retirement from the Utah Jazz, former Jazz All-Star, Karl Malone, calls out the Jazz organization on a number of things. Including being denied tickets to attend a Jazz home game, one day after Sloan called it quits. According to a report by Gordon Monson of the Salt Lake City [...]
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Utah Jazz owner and CEO Greg Miller called 14-time All-Star Karl Malone "too unreliable and too unstable" to help his former team as an assistant coach Friday night. He also claimed that Malone lied to a newspaper about having to use a scalper to purchase tickets to a Jazz game in a blog post.Miller also posted a scathing Twitter post earlier on Friday."Hey Karl-you...
Monson: A year later, Karl Malone calls out the Jazz on Jerry Sloan’s exit
By Gordon Monson
Published Feb 2, 2012 05:04PM MDT
A couple of weeks before the one-year anniversary of the Night That Rocked the Jazz, the messy night that Deron Williams, first, pushed back too hard on Jerry Sloan during a game against Chicago and Sloan, second, felt undercut by...
A week after Karl Malone called out the Jazz on Jerry Sloan’s exit, owner Greg Miller shot back at Malone, calling him “too unreliable and too unstable” to help the team as an assistant coach in a blog post Friday night. Miller also tweeted that Malone lied in an interview with the Salt Lake Tribune about having to use a scalper to purchase tickets to a Jazz game last season...
Utah Jazz: Team owner calls Karl Malone ‘unreliable’ and ‘unstable’
The Salt Lake Tribune
Published Feb 4, 2012 12:10AM MDT
A blog post by Jazz CEO Greg Miller’s Friday evening called former Utah forward Karl Malone “too unreliable and too unstable” to coach the team’s big men, and said the Malone was lying about being unable to get a game ticket.
Out in Salt Lake City, the Jazz are involved in a nasty tete-a-tete with Hall of Famer Karl Malone about how and why ex-coach Jerry Sloan ended his career, with Malone claiming that he now has to pay for tickets (the horrors! Karl Malone has bought Karl Malone way too many Beanie Babies to have that kind of money!), the ownership claiming that he's unstable and lying, and ex...
One of the greatest power fowards ever to play basketball has launched a verbal assault on his former team. Karl Malone, the Mailman, has set out on a very public campaign to defame and discredit the Utah Jazz. Malone played the prime years of his career, along side John Stockton and under the watchful eye [...]
Jazz CEO Greg Miller replied to comments made by Karl Malone about the organization.
Current Jazz owner Greg Miller and former star Karl Malone exchanged heated words last week.
Jerry Sloan released the following statement, Clears Jazz of blame: I would like to set the record straight regarding my retirement from the Utah Jazz. I had the unwavering support of the Miller family during my 23 seasons as head coach with the franchise and I left on my own volition. It is not true [...]
Jerry Sloan resigned in the midst of his 23rd season with the Jazz.
End war of words, Stockton urges
By Steve Luhm
The Salt Lake Tribune
Published Feb 4, 2012 08:45PM MDT
After Karl Malone responded defiantly Saturday to a scathing blog by Utah Jazz CEO Greg Miller, fellow Hall of Famer John Stockton suggested the two need to call a quick truce.
If the verbal sparring continues, Stockton feared it might “tarnish” what the organization...
Much has been swirling around the Utah Jazz organization the last 48 hours. A lot of “he said, she said” finger pointing. A war of words surrounding the exit of Hall of Fame Coach Jerry Sloan almost a year ago.Like many Jazz fans, I’m still trying to piece it all together.To quote the words of a classic movie “A Few Good Men”:
Col. Jessep: You want answers?Kaffee: I...