The Utah Jazz and New Orleans Pelicans have an interwoven NBA history. If you’re aware of it, feel free to skip to the next slide.
Otherwise, strap in: You’re about to get a history lesson.
The Utah Jazz were not always the Utah Jazz. Up until 1979, the team resided in New Orleans. That’s how the team got its moniker.
After all, New Orleans is the birthplace of Big Band. It’s known for jazz music as much as anything else. Meanwhile, Utah is known for…
LATEST NBA NEWS AND TRADE RUMORS: This Nets-Pelicans Trade Sends Kevin Durant To New Orleans
Let’s just say not jazz music. Anyway, if these two organizations want to further expand on their shared history, there are some options.
Here’s a trade that sends Mike Conley to the New Orleans Pelicans.