NBA Team: The New Orleans Jazz Basketball Team

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It all started in New Orleans, Louisiana. The New Orleans Jazz basketball team was founded in 1974. The team then moved to Salt Lake City, Utah and became the Utah Jazz in 1979. The teams was fortunate enough to draft two hall of fame players. The first was John Stockton in 1984. John Stockton is considered to be one of the greatest guards to play the game of basketball. He holds an all time NBA career record for assists which is 15,806. He also holds the NBA career record for total steals at 3265. He was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2009 along with Michael Jordan and others. John Stockton played for the Utah Jazz his entire NBA career and helped lead the Jazz to two NBA championship appearances and two Western conference titles.

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