Utah Jazz: 'Junkyard Dog' DeMarre Carroll breaks rim

Jazz Notes by Aaron Falk and Steve Luhm
First Published Apr 08 2013 08:09 pm
Last Updated Apr 08 2013 08:09 pm

Well, this ought to be a good story. Jazz forward DeMarre Carroll tweeted Monday afternoon that he broke the rim during a pickup game at Life Time Fitness, an athletic club in South Jordan. There have been plenty of classic backboard breaking moments [this is a solid compendium] but the whole library doesn't quite seem complete without footage of Carroll's. Does anybody have it?

Carroll, 26, averages 16 minutes per game in 64 appearances this season. He is a pending free agent, but even if he ends up leaving it's unlikely it will be without recounting the story of the time he broke the backboard at Life Time Fitness. Stay tuned.

— Bill Oram

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