Boxden hiphop sports wild'ish games movies news eyecandy tech gear rides
trending now most viewers #top20 top yesterday all sections videos pics tracks headlines

Jazz guard Raja Bell blasts coach

most watched this minute | see more
most viewed right now
158 viewing
 Article inside 50 Cent Sues Rick Ross: Baby Mama's Sex Tape Released by YOU, Not Me
58 comments
most viewed right now
120 viewing
 NBA AND IT BEGINS Jahlil Okafor will ask Timberwolves not to draft him, eyeing..
123 comments

top in section
62 viewing
 Image inside First Exclusive Song On Tidal #Jayz x #Nicki #fu-kYouPitching
top in hiphop
top in section
75 viewing
 Image inside First Look At Goku From DRAGON BALL SUPER
top in movies

people viewing this topic:   (0 members and 1 guests)  
 
 

let em know Share this on TwitterShare this on Facebook
 Jazz guard Raja Bell blasts coach
Unread 3 years agoclass of '11 - away - #1
1358 pageviews
10 comments


X_WunderKind_X 869 heat pts869 space
avatar space
NYK/OAK
space
$28,752 | POWERFUL
Jazz guard Raja Bell blasts coach
Updated: May 8, 2012, 6:48 PM ET


SALT LAKE CITY -- Guard Raja Bell cleaned out his locker Tuesday then pronounced his career with the Utah Jazz over, calling the damage "irreparable" and ripping coach Tyrone Corbin as "unprofessional" because of a lack of communication.

Bell, 35, said his relationship with Corbin is "fractured." Though he has one more year left on his contract that will pay him more than $3.4 million, he wants the team to work out an offseason trade.

"I think everyone understands the situation we're in now," Bell said. "When it gets to a point where there's absolutely no communication for months on end, we all know that that's irreparable damage."

Bell opened the year as Utah's starting shooting guard but saw his playing time diminish. In March, he was sent home from a road trip after a verbal spat with Corbin.

Bell and Jazz brass sat down to air their differences and he started the next game. But another injury set him back, and though healthy, he did not play in Utah's first-round Western Conference series, which San Antonio swept.

The 12th-year pro averaged 6.4 points, 1.4 rebounds and 1.1 a.ssists in 34 games during the regular season but missed 27 games because of injury.

Corbin declined to discuss the rift.

Jazz general manager Kevin O'Connor had only sarcastic comments.

"I would probably say, 'Gee, that's unexpected (to hear),'" O'Connor said. "I would have never thought that would have happened."

More seriously, he said issues like Bell's would be dealt with behind closed doors.

"He's got a contract for next year and we expect him to honor it, and if we can make our team better, we will," O'Connor said.

As for Corbin, O'Connor had only praise.

"Everyone should appreciate the professionalism he brought to the team, how he handled the shortened season, the roster changes and doing a terrific job of dragging the team to the playoffs with playing the young players and incorporating them into the scheme of things," O'Connor said. "After what we did to him last year."

O'Connor referred specifically to the team's trade of Deron Williams and Corbin's abrupt elevation last season following Hall of Fame coach Jerry Sloan's departure.

"He responded pretty darn well to it," O'Connor said.

Swingman C.J. Miles, who is a free agent next season, was careful with his words but echoed a few of Bell's thoughts and said it was difficult to understand Corbin's rotations at times and distribution of playing time.

Miles was a starter at one point but struggled with his shooting and with injuries.

Unlike Bell, he was hopeful of returning to the Jazz.



Utah Jazz guard Raja Bell blasts coach Tyrone Corbin as 'unprofessional' - ESPN
Reply With Quote
2 peeps gave props to X_WunderKind_X Ratty Tat Tat (05-09-2012) , hot topic  (05-08-2012)

10 comments for "Jazz guard Raja Bell blasts coach"

- To post a comment, join the squad -


Unread 3 years agoclass of '11 - away - #2
dom 29 heat pts29 space
avatar space
Senior Member
space
$7,789 | POWERFUL
"Can somebody get Jerry Sloan on the horn please!? Tell him were backing the Brinks truck up to his home right now"
Reply With Quote
Unread 3 years agoclass of '06 - away - #3
Qbert 16 heat pts16 space
avatar space
Raw
space
$2,893 | 16022333
More burn for Alec Burks
Reply With Quote
Unread 3 years agoclass of '10 - away - #4
ghettofire 3 heat pts space
avatar space
Skeeter & the Duffman
space
$25,850 | POWERFUL
don't let the door disintegrate you into dust on the way out
Reply With Quote
Unread 3 years agoclass of '10 - on now - #5
SoFresh170 23 heat pts23 space
avatar space
Senior Member
space
$10,056 | POWERFUL
he might fu*k around and just retire....




































as a jazz though naaaaa i take that back
Reply With Quote
Unread 3 years agoclass of '07 - away - #6
Bkjj11 706 heat pts706 space
avatar space
Senior Member
space
$49,055 | POWERFUL
raja shoulda just came to the lakers lol.
Reply With Quote
Unread 3 years agoclass of '04 - away - #7
DERRTY CHYBO 9 heat pts space
avatar space
Senior Member
space
$11,121 | POWERFUL
nobody wants this bum. maybe if this was 2002.
Reply With Quote
Unread 3 years agoclass of '04 - away - #8
Tastemaker331 34 heat pts34 space
avatar space
Lovely Mirror
space
$34,539 | POWERFUL
didnt know that n*gga was still in the NBA
Reply With Quote
Unread 3 years agoclass of '04 - away - #9
bigman_d_  space
avatar space
Cant Hate On a Playa
space
$420 | 457123
X_WunderKind_X said:
Jazz guard Raja Bell blasts coach
Updated: May 8, 2012, 6:48 PM ET


SALT LAKE CITY -- Guard Raja Bell cleaned out his locker Tuesday then pronounced his career with the Utah Jazz over, calling the damage "irreparable" and ripping coach Tyrone Corbin as "unprofessional" because of a lack of communication.

Bell, 35, said his relationship with Corbin is "fractured." Though he has one more year left on his contract that will pay him more than $3.4 million, he wants the team to work out an offseason trade.

"I think everyone understands the situation we're in now," Bell said. "When it gets to a point where there's absolutely no communication for months on end, we all know that that's irreparable damage."

Bell opened the year as Utah's starting shooting guard but saw his playing time diminish. In March, he was sent home from a road trip after a verbal spat with Corbin.

Bell and Jazz brass sat down to air their differences and he started the next game. But another injury set him back, and though healthy, he did not play in Utah's first-round Western Conference series, which San Antonio swept.

The 12th-year pro averaged 6.4 points, 1.4 rebounds and 1.1 a.ssists in 34 games during the regular season but missed 27 games because of injury.

Corbin declined to discuss the rift.

Jazz general manager Kevin O'Connor had only sarcastic comments.

"I would probably say, 'Gee, that's unexpected (to hear),'" O'Connor said. "I would have never thought that would have happened."

More seriously, he said issues like Bell's would be dealt with behind closed doors.

"He's got a contract for next year and we expect him to honor it, and if we can make our team better, we will," O'Connor said.

As for Corbin, O'Connor had only praise.

"Everyone should appreciate the professionalism he brought to the team, how he handled the shortened season, the roster changes and doing a terrific job of dragging the team to the playoffs with playing the young players and incorporating them into the scheme of things," O'Connor said. "After what we did to him last year."

O'Connor referred specifically to the team's trade of Deron Williams and Corbin's abrupt elevation last season following Hall of Fame coach Jerry Sloan's departure.

"He responded pretty darn well to it," O'Connor said.

Swingman C.J. Miles, who is a free agent next season, was careful with his words but echoed a few of Bell's thoughts and said it was difficult to understand Corbin's rotations at times and distribution of playing time.

Miles was a starter at one point but struggled with his shooting and with injuries.

Unlike Bell, he was hopeful of returning to the Jazz.



"didnt know that n*gga was still in the NBA"
RIIIIIIIGGGGGGHHHHHHHT LOL
Reply With Quote
Unread 3 years agoclass of '04 - away - #10
Javon23 162 heat pts162 space
avatar space
Senior Member
space
$39,646 | POWERFUL
He has one more year left on his contract making $3,480,000 next year.
it would be wise for him to STFU cause hes playing for a new contract next season
Reply With Quote
Unread 3 years agoclass of '07 - away - #11
bigree61  space
avatar space
Registered User
space
$13,380 | POWERFUL
Bkjj11 said:
raja shoulda just came to the lakers lol.
thats why he is really mad
Reply With Quote
 

Home > all sections > BX SportsCenter
  
    
          join bx


 




that hot ish yesterday


most viewed right now
59 viewing
Image inside Pron Star mia khalifa doesn't know who biggie is
122 comments
@hiphop
most viewed right now
41 viewing
Image inside May 21 - CEO, wife, son, maid killed and house burned. Savopoulos Fami..
192 comments
@news
most viewed right now
37 viewing
Image inside Twerker/Possible Future Stripper Rissa Caleb
107 comments
@eyecandy
most viewed right now
23 viewing
Article inside New & What's Leaving Netflix: June 2015
65 comments
@movies
most viewed right now
22 viewing
Top 5 rappers who turned out to be a snitch
273 comments
@hiphop
most viewed right now
19 viewing
Image inside Petite Meat IV: Married With Children
66 comments
@eyecandy
most viewed right now
18 viewing
Image inside Scientist Missing for over 20 years Found Living Inside Secret LSD Dru..
36 comments
@wild'ish
most viewed right now
15 viewing
Video inside Jamie Foxx story on how he disrespected T.I. (GGN)
44 comments
@hiphop
most viewed right now
11 viewing
What rap lines made you laugh the hardest
92 comments
@hiphop

^
contact us   |   bx@twitter   |   bx@facebook   |   privacy   |   search   |   BX 1998-end of time