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Former NBA All-Star and legendary Jazz coach Jerry Sloan has died

8 monthes ago   |   By InsideHoops

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Utah Jazz on May 22, 2020 at 7:31am PDT The Utah Jazz have issued the following statement and background information in response to the passing of NBA and Jazz legend Jerry Sloan earlier this morning due to complications from Parkinson's disease and Lewy body dementia...
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Jerry Sloan, Hall of Fame coach of Utah Jazz, dies at 78

Jerry Sloan, Hall of Fame coach of Utah Jazz, dies at 78

8 monthes ago   |   By CBC

Jerry Sloan, the coach who took the Utah Jazz to the NBA Finals in 1997 and 1998 on his way to a spot in the Basketball Hall of Fame, died Friday. He was 78.
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Celtics' Gordon Hayward Remembers Former Jazz Coach Jerry Sloan

8 monthes ago   |   By NESN

Gordon Hayward only was a rookie during Jerry Sloan's final season as coach of the Utah Jazz. But he clearly left an impact on the Boston Celtics forward.
Sloan died Friday at the age of 78.
Hayward was just one of many NBA players to react to the death of the Hall of Fame coach. And he took to Instagram on Friday to pay his respects and remember Sloan.
“I didn't get to spend a lot of time playing for Coach Sloan, but coming in as a rookie he had a major impact on my transition to the NBA. I'm grateful for that. Prayers to his family, friends and loved ones. May he Rest In Peace,” he...
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Remembering Jerry Sloan

8 monthes ago   |   By Sportsnet


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Jerry Sloan, coaching great of Jazz glory days, dies at 78

Jerry Sloan, coaching great of Jazz glory days, dies at 78

8 monthes ago   |   By Fox Sports

The Hall of Fame basketball coach Jerry Sloan has died
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Reaction to the death of Hall of Famer Jerry Sloan

Reaction to the death of Hall of Famer Jerry Sloan

8 monthes ago   |   By Fox Sports

Jerry Sloan died Friday at 78 and was mounred across the NBA
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By The Numbers: Jerry Sloan's legendary coaching career

By The Numbers: Jerry Sloan's legendary coaching career

8 monthes ago   |   By Sportsnet

Legendary Hall of Fame head coach Jerry Sloan passed away Friday morning after a prolonged battle with Parkinson's disease and Lewy body dementia at the age of 78.
Best known for his 23-year tenure at the helm of the Utah Jazz , Sloan is one of the greatest NBA head coaches of all time. He leaves behind a standard-bearing legacy of excellence that has continued to endure more than nine years after he resigned from his position as head coach of the Jazz in Feb. 2011, marking the end of his NBA coaching career.
Here's a look back at Sloan's life behind the bench, by the numbers.
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Jerry Sloan, Utah Jazz great and Hall of Fame coach, dies aged 78

8 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

Famed NBA coach led Utah to NBA finals in 1997 and 1998 Sloan spent 34 years with Jazz franchise, 23 as head coach Jerry Sloan, the Hall of Fame coach who was a fixture for decades in Utah and took the Jazz to the NBA finals in 1997 and 1998, died Friday. He was 78. The Jazz said he died from complications of Parkinson's disease and Lewy body dementia. Sloan had been in failing health for many years. Related: Michael Jordan burned bridges, LeBron James builds them. I know who I prefer | Andrew Lawrence
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NBA stars and Jazz legends react to death of Jerry Sloan

8 monthes ago   |   By ESPN

Chris Paul, Pat Riley and Gordon Hayward were among those to express their appreciation for Jerry Sloan, who died Friday at age 78.
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