1991–92 Utah Jazz season

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1991–92 Utah Jazz season
Midwest Division Champions
Head coach Jerry Sloan
Arena Delta Center
Results
Record 55–27 (.671)
Place Division: 1st (Midwest)
Conference: 2nd (Western)
Playoff finish West Conference Finals
(eliminated 2-4)

Stats @ Basketball-Reference.com
Local media
Television Prime Sports Intermountain West, KSL
Radio KSOP-AM and FM
< 1990–91 1992–93 >

The 1991-92 NBA season was the Jazz's 18th season in the NBA.[1]

Draft picks[edit]

Main article: 1991 NBA Draft
Round Pick Player Position Nationality College
1 21 Eric Murdock PG  United States Providence
2 48 Isaac Austin C  United States Arizona State

Roster[edit]

Utah Jazz 1991-92 roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Nat. Name Ht. Wt. From
C 50 United States Austin, Isaac 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 255 lb (116 kg) Arizona State
F/C 41 United States Bailey, Thurl (to MIN) 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 215 lb (98 kg) North Carolina State
F 21 United States Benoit, David 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 220 lb (100 kg) Alabama
F/C 40 United States Brown, Mike 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 257 lb (117 kg) George Washington
G/F 23 United States Corbin, Tyrone (from MIN) 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 210 lb (95 kg) DePaul
G/F 15 United States Crowder, Corey 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 214 lb (97 kg) Kentucky Wesleyan
C 53 United States Eaton, Mark 7 ft 4 in (2.24 m) 275 lb (125 kg) UCLA
G/F 30 United States Edwards, Blue 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 200 lb (91 kg) East Carolina
G 24 United States Malone, Jeff 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 205 lb (93 kg) Mississippi State
F 32 United States Malone, Karl 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 250 lb (113 kg) Louisiana Tech
G 14 United States Murdock, Eric 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 190 lb (86 kg) Providence
G 11 United States Rudd, Delaney 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 180 lb (82 kg) Wake Forest
G 12 United States Stockton, John 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) 170 lb (77 kg) Gonzaga
F/C 33 United States Thornton, Bob 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 225 lb (102 kg) UC Irvine
Head coach




Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (DP) Unsigned draft pick
  • (FA) Free agent
  • (S) Suspended
  • Injured Injured

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

Midwest Division W L PCT GB Home Road Div
y-Utah Jazz 55 27 .671 37-4 18–23 20-6
x-San Antonio Spurs 47 35 .573 8 31–10 16–25 18-8
Houston Rockets 42 40 .512 13 28-13 14–27 12-14
Denver Nuggets 24 58 .293 21 18-23 6–35 8-18
Dallas Mavericks 22 60 .268 33 15-26 7-34 11-15
Minnesota Timberwolves 15 67 .183 40 9-32 6–35 9-17
y - clinched division title
x - clinched playoff spot
# Western Conference
Team W L PCT GB
1 c-Portland Trail Blazers 57 25 .695
2 y-Utah Jazz 55 27 .671 2
3 x-Golden State Warriors 55 27 .671 2
4 x-Phoenix Suns 53 29 .646 4
5 x-San Antonio Spurs 47 35 .573 10
6 x-Seattle SuperSonics 47 35 .573 10
7 x-Los Angeles Clippers 45 37 .549 12
8 x-Los Angeles Lakers 43 39 .524 14
9 Houston Rockets 42 40 .512 15
10 Sacramento Kings 29 53 .354 28
11 Denver Nuggets 24 58 .293 33
12 Dallas Mavericks 22 60 .268 35
13 Minnesota Timberwolves 15 67 .183 42
z - clinched division title
y - clinched division title
x - clinched playoff spot

Game log[edit]

Playoffs[edit]

West First Round[edit]

(2) Utah Jazz vs. (7) Los Angeles Clippers: Jazz win series 3-2

Last Playoff Meeting: Not available (first playoff series)

West Conference Semifinals[edit]

(2) Utah Jazz vs. (6) Seattle SuperSonics: Jazz win series 4-1

Last Playoff Meeting: Not available (first playoff series)

West Conference Finals[edit]

(1) Portland Trail Blazers vs. (2) Utah Jazz: Blazers win series 4-2

Last Playoff Meeting: 1991 Western Conference Semifinals (Portland won 4-1)

Player statistics[edit]

Legend
  GP Games played   GS  Games started  MPG  Minutes per game
 FG%  Field-goal percentage  3P%  3-point field-goal percentage  FT%  Free-throw percentage
 RPG  Rebounds per game  APG  Assists per game  SPG  Steals per game
 BPG  Blocks per game  PPG  Points per game

Season[edit]

Player GP GS MPG FG% 3FG% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
Isaac Austin 31 0
Thurl Bailey 13 0
David Benoit 77 2
Mike Brown 82 1
Tyrone Corbin 69 1
Corey Crowder 51 0
Mark Eaton 81 81
Blue Edwards 81 81
Jeff Malone 81 81
Karl Malone 81 81
Eric Murdock 50 0
Delaney Rudd 65 0
John Stockton 82 82
Bob Thornton 2 0

Playoffs[edit]

Player GP GS MPG FG% 3FG% FT% RPG APG SPG BPG PPG
David Benoit
Mike Brown
Tyrone Corbin
Corey Crowder
Mark Eaton
Blue Edwards
Jeff Malone
Karl Malone
Eric Murdock
Delaney Rudd
John Stockton
Bob Thornton

Awards and records[edit]

Transactions[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

See also[edit]