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Today's Sports Stat: February 22, 2018

Rudy Tomjanovich is one of 13 finalists for the 2018 class of the Basketball Hall of Fame. Tomjanovich is one of those unique candidates in that he not only had a stellar playing career (he was a five-time All-Star with the Houston Rockets), but he was also a very successful NBA head coach winning a pair of NBA championships with the Rockets. 187 more words



Bill Simmons said inĀ The Book of Basketball that NBA coaches were overrated.

“[T]here’s no concrete evidence that they make a genuine, consistent difference except for a small handful of gifted leaders and forward thinkers…unless you’re teaming an elite coach with a quality roster, … 3,338 more words

NBA Coaches

NBA Rafters Petition #2

-Jerry Sloan’s Profanity-

Professional basketball can be one of the greatest forms of entertainment on earth. Watching the best of the best go head-to-head, showcasing years of training mixed with unmatched physical talent is an amazing thing. 1,136 more words

Jerry Sloan vs. Phil Jackson: Who Would You Rather Have Coaching Your Team?

The rosters are set, you have a pass first point guard, a beefy big man to eat up rebounds, and an MVP-type two guard to score and score. 48 more words


Utah Jazz Extended Family

Tributes to Two Members of the NBA’s Utah Jazz Extended Family: On the Death of Jack Stockton, and in Tribute to Frank Layden

By Ken K. 608 more words

Utah Gov. honors Jazz legend Jerry Sloan with lifetime achievement award

SALT LAKE CITY — The governor’s sixth annual State of Sport Awards ceremony was held this past week, and the top honor went to Jerry Sloan. 458 more words


Jazz legends reunite for 20-year anniversary of team's first Conference Championship

SALT LAKE CITY — Two decades after their first Western Conference Championship, most of the players from the Utah Jazz returned to Salt Lake City Wednesday for a 20-year reunion. 72 more words