SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Legendary basketball coach Jerry Sloan will be serving as a senior basketball adviser for the Utah Jazz it was announced Wednesday.
The Jazz and Sloan have agreed to a multi-year deal. Sloan has been with the team throughout the off-season. He’s been helping out during the pregame workouts leading up to next week’s NBA draft.
According to a press release from the Utah Jazz, Sloan will help with player evaluations at workouts, camps and summer league. He will do limited pro and regional college scouting and occasional practice observation. He will also host an annual prep and college coaches clinic.
Utah Jazz President Randy Rigby said Sloan will be an incredible asset to the team.