Utah Jazz Rule Out Bogdanovic, Gay For Preseason Opener Against Spurs

Oct 3, 2021, 5:23 PM | Updated: 5:23 pm
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Utah Jazz forward Rudy Gay (8) during the Utah Jazz media day at Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City on Monday, Sept. 27, 2021. (Courtesy of Deseret News)
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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The Utah Jazz announced that Bojan Bogdanović and Rudy Gay won’t play in the team’s preseason opener against the San Antonio Spurs.

The Spurs will host the Jazz on Monday, October 4.

On Sunday, October 3, Utah listed Bogdanović and Gay on the injury report for the preseason contest.

Both players were ruled out for the game in San Antonio.

Bogdanović is currently experiencing right shoulder soreness and Gay is recovering from left heel surgery.

Utah’s preseason game against San Antonio will be televised on AT&T SportsNet. The contest can be heard on KSL NewsRadio (102.7 FM & 1160 AM) and The Zone Sports Network (97.5 FM & 1280 AM).


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Monday’s game is the first of four preseason games for the Jazz. After the Spurs, Utah will play against the Dallas Maverick, New Orleans Pelicans, and Milwaukee Bucks before opening the regular season against the Oklahoma City Thunder.

The Jazz are scheduled to host the Thunder at Vivint Arena on Wednesday, October 20.

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