The Utah Jazz announced Monday they will play eight preseason games in October including one against Shawn Bradley and the Philadelphia 76ers in the Delta Center.
It will be Bradley's first appearance in the Delta Center as a pro. The Castle Dale product was scheduled to play against the Jazz last February but injured his knee just before coming to town.The Jazz start the exhibition season with five consecutive road games beginning with the Golden State Warriors in Oakland, Calif., on Oct. 13. Next they'll be in Chicago to open the new United Center against the Bulls on Oct. 17 followed by Detroit on Oct. 19.
Then it's off to New York to face the Patrick Ewing and the Knicks in back-to-back games, once in Madison Square Garden on Oct. 21 and then at Nassau Coliseum on Oct. 22.
The Jazz will be at home for three of the preseason contests - Oct. 24 against Philadelphia, Oct. 27 against the Los Angeles Lakers at the Dee Events Center in Ogden and Oct. 29 against the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Delta Center.
All preseason games will be broadcast live on Jazz flagship station Sports Radio 570 and the Jazz Radio Network.
The Jazz open training camp Oct. 6 in St. George. The regular season begins at the Delta Center on Friday, Nov. 4 against the Miami Heat.
Utah Jazz preseason schedule
Date Team Site Time Arena
Wed., Oct. 13 at Golden St. Oakland 8:30 p.m. Oakland Coliseum
Mon., Oct. 17 at Chicago Chicago 5:30 p.m. United Center
Wed., Oct. 19 at Detroit Auburn Hills 5:30 p.m. The Palace
Fri., Oct. 21 at New York New York City 5:30 p.m. M.S. Garden
Sat., Oct. 22 at New York Uniondale, N.Y.11 a.m. Nassau Coliseum
Mon., Oct. 24 Philadelphia Salt Lake City 7 p.m. Delta Center
Thu., Oct. 27 L.A. Lakers Ogden 7 p.m. Dee Events Center
Sat., Oct. 29 Cleveland Salt Lake City 7 p.m. Delta Center
Home games are in bold. All times are MDT.