Quantcast
Get breaking news alerts via email

Click here to manage your alerts
Utah Jazz Notes
Jazz Reporters
Aaron Falk, Tony Jones and Steve Luhm cover the Utah Jazz and the NBA for The Salt Lake Tribune. The Tribune on Twitter - Aaron Falk: @tribjazz, Steve Luhm: @sluhm, Tony Jones: @Tjonessltrib

» Jazz section

» E-mail Aaron Falk

» E-mail Steve Luhm

» E-mail Tony Jones

» Subscribe (RSS)




Shootaround notes: Jazz will use same starters vs. Celtics

Boston — Notes following Jazz shootaround Wednesday at TD Garden.

Join the Discussion
Post a Comment

Utah will start Devin Harris, C.J. Miles, Gordon Hayward, Paul Millsap and Al Jefferson against the Celtics.

Earl Watson will be Harris' primary backup.

There is no update about guard Raja Bell, Jazz coach Tyrone Corbin said.

Corbin on Watson and Tinsley: Earl was hurt. He's back healthy. I told both guys it's going to take a little while; see what gives us the best chance. But I like what both guys bring and they lead their group pretty well. I'll probably come off with Earl tonight first and then Jamaal's going to be ready to go back in. … Earl was still hurt. He was coming back. He set a few games and he was going into a back-to-back. I thought it was better to wait until the second night of the back-to-back and let him get another day or two of rest to get healthy. Both guys have been great, man. They continue to work hard and support each other and play when they're on the floor.

Corbin said the Jazz could play Watson and Tinsley together in the second unit if an opponent goes small.

The Celtics: They're veteran guys. They know each other very well. They're going to compete every night they step on the floor. Defensively, they're one of the best teams — if not the best team — in the league at just knowing where each guy's going to be. They're going to be physical. Offensively, they read each other very well and they're a veteran club that pass the ball very well, and they take advantage of any mistake that you make.

Brian T. Smith

Twitter: @tribjazz



Copyright 2014 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Top Reader Comments Read All Comments Post a Comment
Click here to read all comments   Click here to post a comment


About Reader Comments


Reader comments on sltrib.com are the opinions of the writer, not The Salt Lake Tribune. We will delete comments containing obscenities, personal attacks and inappropriate or offensive remarks. Flagrant or repeat violators will be banned. If you see an objectionable comment, please alert us by clicking the arrow on the upper right side of the comment and selecting "Flag comment as inappropriate". If you've recently registered with Disqus or aren't seeing your comments immediately, you may need to verify your email address. To do so, visit disqus.com/account.
See more about comments here.
Twitter


Latest Jazz Photo Galleries
Latest Jazz Photo Galleries
Latest Jazz Photo Galleries
 
Jobs
  • Search Obituaries
  • Place an Obituary

  • Search Cars
  • Search Homes
  • Search Jobs
  • Search Marketplace
  • Search Legal Notices

  • Other Services
  • Advertise With Us
  • Subscribe to the Newspaper
  • Access your e-Edition
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Contact a newsroom staff member
  • Access the Trib Archives
  • Privacy Policy
  • Missing your paper? Need to place your paper on vacation hold? For this and any other subscription related needs, click here or call 801.204.6100.