Just as one legend from the Utah Jazz’s glory days left the Wasatch Front, another announced his return to the organization. Hall of Fame power forward Karl Malone is back in the fold. The NBA’s all-time...
1963 NBA All-Star Jeff Hornacek was born in Elmhurst, Illinois.
1974 “Pistol” Pete Maravich was obtained by the expansion New Orleans Jazz from Atlanta in exchange for first-round draft picks in 1974 and 1975, second-round picks in 1975 and 1976, and the Jazz’ second and third selections in the expansion draft.
1987 The Golden State Warriors defeated the Utah Jazz 118-113 in the NBA Western Conference First Round for a 3-2 series win.
1998 The Utah Jazz defeated the Houston Rockets 84-70 in the NBA Western Conference First Round for a 3-2 series win.
2001 The Dallas Mavericks defeated the Utah Jazz 84-83 in the NBA Western Conference First Round for a 3-2 series win.