Search Results for: Carlos Boozer

Boozer named Player of the Week (Basketball)

Utah Jazz All-Star Carlos Boozer of Juneau was named NBA Western Conference Player of the Week. The 6-foot-9 forward averaged 26.7 points, 13.7 rebounds and 3.7 assists in three games last week, helping the Jazz go 2-1. The Alaska Hall of Famer sank 63 percent of his shots during that time. His top performance was… Read more »

Boozer making good in Utah (Basketball)

After publically expressing interest to play for other NBA teams in the offseason, Carlos Boozer of Juneau wasn’t exactly welcomed back to the Utah Jazz with open arms. People were upset and fans were angry at the possibility of the All-Star forward switching area codes. But Boozer has found the perfect recipe for respect: double-doubles… Read more »

Boozer feasts on Bulls (Basketball)

It was all gravy for Carlos Boozer last night. Boozer, of Juneau fame, bagged season-high totals of 28 points, 5 assists and 3 blocked shots, and shot a season-high 86 percent from the floor on 12-of-14 shooting, leading the Utah Jazz to an easy 105-86 home win over the Chicago Bulls on Thanksgiving. The 6-foot-9… Read more »

Boozer looking to silent critics (Basketball)

Whatever the NBA analysts think about his decision to return to the Utah Jazz after flirting with other teams in the offseason, Carlos Boozer has proved one thing over his NBA career. Don’t doubt him. He is an All-Star when healthy, a double-double machine and one of the best power forwards on the planet. So… Read more »

Hoops standout Nix sets sights on NBA

Even though Daishen Nix played high school basketball in Las Vegas, he considers himself an Alaskan and regularly wore Alaska gear under his high school  jersey.  Daishen, who grew up in Anchorage until moving to a basketball program his freshman year, is a consensus five-star high school recruit and ranked as one of the top… Read more »