Utah Jazz assistant coach Brad Jones has emerged as a candidate in their search for a head coach, according to Jody Genessy of the Deseret News. Jones has a long history with the franchise: During the past two years, Jones, the nephew of Hall of Famer Jerry Sloan and his late wife, Bobbye, has worked as a full-time assistant on Tyrone Corbin's staff and as the player development director. Jones joined Utah's organization after coaching the Austin Toros in the D-League for two years, including the 2012 championship season. He had a working relationship in Texas with Jazz general manager Dennis Lindsey, who was the Spurs' assistant general manager at the time.
Brad Jones on Utah short list, Quin Snyder frontrunner
CBS Sports | Jun 5