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Rock On: A Jerry Sloan kind of sale, plus government shutdown woes

Published: Monday, Oct. 7 2013 7:50 p.m. MDT

Karl Malone, right, Jerry Sloan and Phil Johnson talk as the Utah Jazz scrimmages in Salt Lake City, Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013.  (Ravell Call, Deseret News) Karl Malone, right, Jerry Sloan and Phil Johnson talk as the Utah Jazz scrimmages in Salt Lake City, Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013. (Ravell Call, Deseret News)

COUCH SESSION

For those who remember Jerry Sloan’s complaints that his team was forever “jackpotting around,” there’s this: A recent newspaper insert for R.C. Willey furniture included a “Jackpot” sofa sale.

“Apparently,” wrote reader S. Reed Grant, “Jerry Sloan has gone into the furniture design business.”

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