Greg Ostertag Greg Ostertag en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Fri, 27 Nov 2015 00:00:01 MST Fri, 27 Nov 2015 23:18:55 MST Newspapers Randy Hollis: Jazz must decide what to do with logjam of young point guards In Trey Burke, Bryce Cotton and recently signed Raul Neto, the Utah Jazz have a logjam of smallish point guards behind... Sat, 18 Jul 2015 17:30:00 MDT The 1995 NBA draft redone: Was Greg Ostertag the right pick for the Utah Jazz? A look at how the 1995 NBA draft would have gone based on how each player performed during their career. Sun, 05 Jul 2015 22:45:00 MDT Former Jazz center Greg Ostertag trades in his basketball shoes for skates Greg Ostertag, once a long-time big man for the Utah Jazz, has found a new passion in sports: hockey. Sat, 28 Feb 2015 15:45:05 MST Brad Rock: When it comes to technical fouls, Quin Snyder's an amateur Jazz coach won't make a career of attracting technicals, the way Jerry Sloan did. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:35:00 MST Brad Rock: Mailman says Enes Kanter and Derrick Favors have star potential After working with young Jazz big men this summer, Hall of Fame forward says they have enviable potential. Mon, 30 Sep 2013 18:28:36 MDT Commentary: The worst first-round picks in Utah Jazz franchise history The Orlando Summer League came to an end with more questions than answers regarding new Utah Jazz point guard Trey Burke. One... Tue, 16 Jul 2013 11:19:59 MDT Utah Jazz: Time for a 15-year flashback on the Jazz's last trip to the NBA Finals Recent headlines with Utah Jazz legends' names in big font might have fans a bit nostalgic for a Beehive State basketball era... Sat, 01 Jun 2013 21:10:00 MDT Rock on: Sharing Majerus' biggest vice Former Utah coach — and longtime Rock On staple — Rick Majerus passed away, Saturday, leaving the sports world... Mon, 03 Dec 2012 13:34:07 MST Brad Rock: Brad Rock: Utah Jazz add Mo Williams to the smorgasbord People love versatility, and the Utah Jazz aren't about to be left out. They too have had to diversify. Tue, 03 Jul 2012 17:23:02 MDT Brad Rock: Spurs' Tony Parker reminds Utah Jazz of what might have been The Jazz's biggest worry is a small guy: 6-foot-2 point guard Tony Parker. And he could've belonged to Utah. Mon, 30 Apr 2012 19:16:51 MDT Brad Rock: Rock On: John Stockton is one of Isiah's big shocks A San Antonio school district superintendent apologized, then reprimanded students for chanting "USA! USA!" at a basketball... Tue, 10 Apr 2012 23:22:19 MDT Brad Rock: Jazz win the battle of the unknown players The Jazz added Developmental League guard Blake Ahearn on Monday and said they hoped to get him to Salt Lake later that night. Tue, 10 Apr 2012 09:46:58 MDT Jazz edge Spurs subs The Jazz rallied down the stretch to slip past the Spurs — who were without their "Big Three" of Tim Duncan, Tony... Mon, 09 Apr 2012 23:49:28 MDT Harris leads Jazz past starless Spurs, 91-84 Devin Harris led a comeback in the fourth quarter as the Jazz overcame an eight-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat the... Mon, 09 Apr 2012 21:36:06 MDT Brad Rock: What Greg Miller may have said to the Mailman Tue, 21 Feb 2012 17:56:23 MST Brad Rock: Maybe Y. will drop its nickname, too Ex-Jazz center Greg Ostertag's comeback in the developmental league ended after 10 games. Mon, 23 Jan 2012 19:20:41 MST Knee pain ends Ostertag's comeback bid Like his knees, Greg Ostertag's professional basketball comeback is shot. Fri, 20 Jan 2012 19:40:48 MST Former Jazz player Greg Ostertag: 'Tagged for a comeback Greg Ostertag admits he was fed up with basketball. That was why in 2006, after his 11th season in the NBA, including 10 in... Wed, 04 Jan 2012 21:06:36 MST Brad Rock: Rock On: Big Al, Big 'Tag, and Jerry-rigged Jazz center Al Jefferson had a record-setting start on the season — and not in a good way. Tue, 03 Jan 2012 01:28:47 MST Utah Jazz Extra: It's tough being a rookie in the NBA Depending on who's being interviewed, NBA initiation traditions elicit grins or grimaces. Expect laughs from veterans, sighs... Sun, 01 Jan 2012 21:14:31 MST Utah Jazz team members react to Greg Ostertag's comeback attempt Greg Ostertag's return to professional basketball received mixed reviews from his old team. Thu, 29 Dec 2011 10:55:07 MST Utah Jazz roundup: Ostertag, Laker fun at Corbin & Co. expense, Lob City Utah Jazz roundup Wed, 28 Dec 2011 19:24:31 MST Utah Jazz notebook: Don't expect any players to learn Turkish Al Jefferson has a memo for the Jazz's only remaining Turkish player. Fri, 23 Dec 2011 23:44:07 MST Utah Jazz: Muscle or fat, Jazz mostly heavier The Jazz have talked about how hard they hit the weight room this offseason. The team scale noticed. Tue, 20 Dec 2011 22:06:00 MST Brad Rock: Former Utah Jazz's Andrei Kirilenko era ends with thud Andrei Kirilenko never got into a great rhythm after that one All-Star season with the Jazz. But a lack of rhythm wasn't his... Tue, 20 Dec 2011 00:21:13 MST 'Dumbfounded' Shawn Bradley wonders why anyone would steal custom-made bike Wed, 09 Nov 2011 22:00:00 MST Utah Jazz: Jody and the Jazz? It's just a fantasy Imagine Greg Ostertag. Now picture a court full of guys who were much shorter, remarkably slower and worse outside shooters... Fri, 28 Oct 2011 14:28:23 MDT NBA labor: Latest lockout not nearly as much fun as Mailman's rants from 1998 Tired of reading and hearing about this NBA lockout, which has now mired on for 110 days — or about as long as one of... Mon, 17 Oct 2011 23:17:59 MDT Former Ute Andre Miller happy to be making return to Denver Andre Miller left Denver with hard feelings. He's back now, and with a renewed sense of optimism. Tue, 28 Jun 2011 19:30:36 MDT Brad Rock: Rock On Jazz draftee Enes Kanter will be wearing uniform No. 0 this season. Mon, 27 Jun 2011 21:41:01 MDT Brad Rock: Enes Kanter could be center the Utah Jazz have awaited Out of the Old World and into the Valley came a smiling Enes Kanter, Friday, a kid in the place of his dreams. Or at least... Fri, 24 Jun 2011 20:23:42 MDT Randy Hollis: NBA Draft may hold key to Jazz's future What should the Jazz do? At the risk of sounding like that lame LeBron James commercial, that's the burning question that... Sun, 19 Jun 2011 00:29:01 MDT Brad Rock: Having to choose the lesser of two evils in the NBA Finals With the Dallas Mavericks up 3-2 in the NBA Finals, an upset is in the making, and a lot of people couldn't be happier. Sat, 11 Jun 2011 20:39:07 MDT Commentary: Utah Jazz history has been littered with 'shocking' moments Jazz fans have been shocked by two recent event, Jerry Sloan leaving and Deron Williams being traded. But the Jazz have been... Mon, 04 Apr 2011 10:53:22 MDT Brad Rock: Jerry Sloan, Phil Johnson's best year wasn't one you'd expect After 23 years, 20 playoff appearances, two NBA Finals and nine division championships, it could be argued that Jerry Sloan... Sun, 20 Feb 2011 00:50:09 MST From Larry Miller's book: Sloan gave Jazz stability An excerpt from Larry Miller's book, Driven: An Autobiography — Thu, 10 Feb 2011 18:33:17 MST Brad Rock: Not all memories are meant as keepers I see where actress Marilu Henner is one of six people on Earth with a condition called superior autobiographical memory,... Thu, 06 Jan 2011 23:27:38 MST Utah Jazz notebook: Rookies are rockin' some pink George Karl doesn't hide the fact that he's a big fan of Deron Williams. Thu, 28 Oct 2010 01:18:03 MDT Utah Jazz games of note Oct. 27 at Denver: Jazz tip off 2010-11 season at Pepsi Center, just like last year. They only hope the result isn't a repeat... Sat, 23 Oct 2010 21:18:57 MDT