NBA coach Sloan died of illness and led the Jazz to the finals
The Utah Jazz published an article in memory of the meritorious coach Jerry Sloan.Image / social media May 22 local time in the United States, Utah Jazz announced that the team ‘s hero coach Jerry Sloan died at the age of 78 due to complications of Parkinson ‘s disease and dementia with Lewy bodies.”In a sense, Jerry Sloan is equal to Utah.He will always be a son of Jazz, and we extend our heartfelt condolences to his family and friends.The team is grateful for his contributions and achievements to the Utah Jazz for decades, and pays high tribute to his loyalty and the tenacity instilled in the team.”Jazz ranked in the official statement.From 1988 to 2011, Jerry Sloan coached the Jazz for 23 seasons, led the team to 1127 regular season victories, and led the team to the playoffs 20 times.In 1997 and 1998, the Jazz entered the finals twice, and finally lost to the Chicago Bulls led by Jordan, and missed the championship.Sloan is the greatest coach of the Jazz and one of the most outstanding coaches in NBA history.