Utah Jazz Regular Season Rosters
1996-1997 Utah Jazz Regular Season Roster
1996-1997 Utah Depth Chart
|Starters||J. Stockton||J. Hornacek||B. Russell||K. Malone||G. Ostertag|
|Rotation||H. Eisley||S. Anderson||A. Carr||G. Foster|
|Rotation||C. Morris||A. Keefe|
1996-1997 Midwest Division Standings
|6||San Antonio Spurs||20-62||44|
1996-1997 Utah Awards & Honors
|Player||Award / Honor|
|Karl Malone||Most Valuable Player (1997)
|Karl Malone||All-NBA First Team (1997)
|John Stockton||All-NBA Third Team (1997)
|Karl Malone||Player Of The Month (Mar 97)
|Karl Malone||Player Of The Week (11/24/96, 03/16/97, 03/23/97)
|Karl Malone||All-NBA Defensive First Team (1997)
|John Stockton||All-NBA Defensive Second Team (1997)
|John Stockton||Western All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1997)
|Karl Malone||Western All-Star Coaches Selection (1997)
|John Stockton||Three Point Shootout Participant (1997)
1996-1997 Utah Season Stat Leaders
1996-1997 Utah Jazz Roster Composition
|Selected via Draft
Karl Malone was selected as the #13 pick in the First Round of the 1985 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz. Karl Malone signed a multi-year contract with the Utah Jazz on August 8, 1985. Karl Malone signed an extension with the Utah Jazz on September 1, 1988. Karl Malone re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on September 25, 1990. Karl Malone signed an extension with the Utah Jazz on January 13, 1996.
Bryon Russell was selected as the #18 pick in the Second Round of the 1993 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz. Bryon Russell signed a contract with the Utah Jazz on August 6, 1993. Bryon Russell re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on August 31, 1994.
John Stockton was selected as the #16 pick in the First Round of the 1984 NBA Draft by the Utah Jazz. John Stockton signed a multi-year contract with the Utah Jazz on September 26, 1984. John Stockton re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on October 3, 1990. John Stockton re-signed to a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on October 2, 1996.
|Acquired via Trade
Jeff Hornacek was acquired in a trade by the Utah Jazz from the Philadelphia Sixers on February 24, 1994.
|Acquired via Free Agency
Stephen Howard signed a contract with the Utah Jazz on January 15, 1997. Stephen Howard re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on January 25, 1997. Stephen Howard re-signed to a contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on February 4, 1997.
Chris Morris signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Utah Jazz on October 6, 1995.
1996-1997 Utah Jazz Front Office
|Staff Member||Position||Start Season||Previous Job|
|Jerry Sloan||Head Coach||1988-1989||Assistant Coach (Utah Jazz, 1984 to 1988)|
|David Fredman||Assistant Coach||1987-1988||N/A|
|Phil Johnson||Assistant Coach||1988-1989||Head Coach (Sacramento Kings, 1985 to 1987)|
|Gordon Chiesa||Assistant Coach||1989-1990||N/A|
|Kenny Natt||Assistant Coach||1995-1996||Assistant Coach (Youngstown State, 1994 to 1995)|
|Scott Layden||VP of Basketball Operations||1996-1997||Director of Basketball Operations (Utah Jazz, 1992 to 1996)|
|Dennis Lindsey||Video Coordinator, Scout||1996-1997||N/A|
|Kevin O'Connor||Regional Scout||1994-1995||Regional Scout (Brooklyn Nets, 1990 to 1994)|
|Jeff Nelson||Advance Scout||1991-1992||N/A|
|Ron Boone||Television Analyst||1988-1989||N/A|
|Rod Hundley||Television Play-By-Play||1974-1975||N/A|