Jerry Sloan

Jerry Sloan has a long name Gerald Eugene “Jerry” Sloan. Jerry Sloan is an American former NBA player and head coach, and a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame. He is one of professional basketball’s most successful coaches, with a career regular-season win–loss record of 1,221–803, placing him third all-time in NBA wins. However, He never won an NBA Coach of the Year award.

Jerry Sloan’s resignation from the Utah Jazz Thursday after 23 seasons of running the show in Salt Lake City. The rumors growth caused mismatch between Sloan and Deron Williams or known as D-Will. Among them, Williams wanted C.J. Miles and other younger guys to get more playing time, and looked to play more up-tempo. Sloan wasn’t about to abandon his structured system, or stop playing his favorite veterans, Raja Bell and Andrei Kirilenko.

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Im kind of honored that what may be his last victory came in a game I was at but Im disappointed he is going out this way.

The story is careful to state that his resignation is from his status as head coach but based on the context Jerry Sloan may be leaving the team completely. Thirtyseven current NBA players were not yet born when Sloan took over. He was the current longesttenured coach in American professional sports.

In my mind Jerry Sloan IS the Jazz.

A little piece of Utah died today.

Few people have epitomized all the positives of team sports more than Jerry Sloan. A basketball lifer Jerry was as relentless in his will to win on the sidelines for the Utah Jazz as he was as an AllStar guard for the Chicago Bulls.

Jerry Sloan will step down as the coach of the Utah Jazz on Thursday.

Longtime Utah Jazz coach Jerry Sloan is reportedly set to resign in the midst of his 23rd season. This comes the week he signed a oneyear contract extension a day after a tight loss to the.

In this editorial OPP explains how Jerry Sloans decision to step down as coach of the Utah Jazz affects Stan Van Gundys standing with the Orlando Magic.

Jerry Sloan will reportedly resign in a press conference later today after coaching the Utah Jazz for 23 years.

Jerry Sloan will step down as head coach of the Utah Jazz 3123 on Thursday after 23 seasons at the helm the Deseret News is reporting. I would have liked a chance to applaud him as we did in John Stocktons.

With Jeff Fisher recently leaving the Titans after 17 seasons and todays surprise resignation by Jerry Sloan in his 23rd season coaching the Jazz Cardinals manager Tony La Russa takes over as the longesttenured head man in major. The announcement that Jazz head coach Jerry Sloan is resigning after 22 and a half seasons with the team came as a shock. The reports that are coming now describe how the snap decision may have.

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