The Utah Jazz will honor the jazz career of former player Carlos Boozer on Friday, April 8 against Phoenix. Boozer will be recognized on the field during the third quarter of the game to celebrate his contributions to the organization.
Boozer will hold a media briefing in room 145 at 6:15 p.m. Members of the media are encouraged to attend or join via zoom.
In addition to his recognition on the field, Boozer will help organize a Jazz Youth Camp, meet selected fans and join the Jazz TV show.
Boozer spent six seasons with the Jazz from 2004 to 2010, playing in 354 games (340 starts), averaging 19.3 points, 10.5 rebounds and 2.9 assists in 34.0 minutes per game. He was named an All-Star in consecutive seasons (2007 and 2008) during his time with the Jazz, also being named to the All-NBA Third Team after the 2007-08 season.
He helped Utah to four consecutive playoff appearances, playing 44 playoff games as a Jazzman, averaging 20.3 points, 12.5 rebounds and 2.8 assists, helping the Jazz qualify for the 2007 Western Conference Finals.