2010-11 Jazz training camp
Utah Jazz General Manager Kevin OíConnor announced today the teamís 2010-11 training camp roster. In a related move, the Jazz has signed NBA veteran free agent Demetris Nichols (F, 6-8, 218, Syracuse) and rookie free agent Ryan Thompson (G, 6-6, 210, Rider) and invited them to training camp. Utahís roster now stands at 16 players as the team prepares for its annual Media Day on Monday, September 27, at noon MT at Zions Bank Basketball Center.
The Jazz returns nine players from last seasonís squad that finished 53-29 and advanced to the Western Conference Semifinals, and welcomes 2010 draft picks Gordon Hayward (F, 6-8, 207, Butler) and Jeremy Evans (F, 6-9, 196, Western Kentucky) and offseason acquisitions Raja Bell, Al Jefferson, Francisco Elson and Earl Watson in addition to the two players the team added today.