Harbingers: What's next for Utah Jazz?

Thoughts on Jerry Sloan's exit, East playoff races and more (PER Diem: Feb. 11, 2011)

Updated: February 11, 2011, 1:05 PM ET
By John Hollinger |
Jerry Sloan & Deron WilliamsRonald Martinez/Getty ImagesAre the Jazz catering to Deron Williams' wishes? Or was Jerry Sloan just ready to move on from Utah?

In all probability, this was more about Jerry Sloan deciding he didn't have the energy to deal with this anymore than it was about Deron Williams forcing him out.