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Jerry Sloan to be Honored at Halftime of Friday's Game

VETERAN FORMER UTAH JAZZ COACH JERRY SLOAN WILL BE THE CENTER OF ATTENTION FRIDAY NIGHT, WHEN THE FRANCHISE RAISES A BANNER -- TO THE ENERGY SOLUTIONS ARENA RAFTERS -- WITH HIS NAME ON IT... ALONG WITH THE NUMBER 1,223.

THAT'S HOW MANY VICTORIES SLOAN EARNED, DURING HIS 23 YEARS AS THE TEAM'S HEAD COACH.

FORMER STARS JOHN STOCKTON, KARL MALONE AND OTHERS ARE EXPECTED TO ATTEND THE CEREMONY, AT HALFTIME OF THE JAZZ GAME AGAINST GOLDEN STATE.

SLOAN IS BACK WORKING WITH THE TEAM AS A CONSULTANT.

 

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