In sports, injuries are as much a part of the game as the rules they’re played by.
Too often, stellar seasons and careers are cut short by the most unfortunate of universal truths– sooner or later, bodies break.
Some enjoy longer periods of success than others, but no matter if a career is 10 years or two— if a player isn’t fortunate enough to leave the game on his own terms...
TOO LITTLE TOO LATE
Jazz CEO Greg Miller met with Salt Lake City media on Tuesday to clear the record on just what happened when Jerry Sloan abruptly resigned as head coach in 2011.
Jerry Sloan could return to the Utah Jazz as a consultant, two years after he resigned as coach.
"If there’s something out there that’s right for both parties, we would welcome a relationship with Jerry," Jazz president Randy Rigby said. "The Utah Jazz have great love and respect for him."
Sloan wouldn’t want to be seen as getting in the way of Tyrone Corbin...
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Coaching legend Jerry Sloan has not taken any offers since leaving the Jazz but that can be changing as there is reportedly mutual interest with Milwaukee.
Hall of Fame coach Jerry Sloan reportedly pulled out of the race to become the next coach of the Charlotte Bobcats on Thursday.
"I took myself out [Thursday]," Sloan told SI.com. "I don't want to comment on it because it's never profitable for anybody. It just makes it sound like you're making a statement about someone. But they were wonderful and there...
Coaches never really seem to retire. Even when they say they’re done coaching, teams will still be offering jobs, at least to the good ones. Former Utah Jazz head coach Jerry Sloan is definitely one of the good ones. Sloan retired last year after 23 years with the Jazz. The 70-year-old is the NBA’s third-winningest coach all time, and it looks like he may want to add a few...
PUT ME IN COACH
Jerry Sloan is scheduled to interview with the Bobcats about their coaching vacancy. The seasoned coach took the year off.
DON'T CALL IT A COMEBACK
Recently retired NBA coaching legend Jerry Sloan admitted that now that the Magic have a coaching vacancy, he finds the possibility of taking over as coach "very intriguing."
According to a recent article in the Journal Times, former Utah Jazz coach Jerry Sloan will probably be coaching in the NBA next season.
Said the article:
Don’t be surprised if Hall of Fame coach Jerry Sloan is back on the sideline next season.
Sloan, who resigned just over a year ago after a remarkable career with the Utah Jazz, piqued the interest of some NBA teams during the...