Utah Jazz notes: Tinsley, Jazz pleased with addition of Carroll
By Steve Luhm
The Salt Lake Tribune
Published Feb 9, 2012 12:51PM MDT
Two seasons ago, Jazz point guard Jamaal Tinsley and newcomer DeMarre Carroll were teammates in Memphis.
The players were reunited Thursday morning, when the Jazz practiced for the first time since Utah signed Carroll for the rest of the season.
“He’s a hard-nosed player,” Tinsley said. “Good guy. Good friend. Good teammate. He works hard. He listens. Like I said, he’s a good player.”
Carroll, a 6-foot-8 forward, also has fond memories of playing side-by-side with Tinsley.
“I call him my Big Vet...
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