Bobbye Sloan dies after battle with cancer
SALT LAKE CITY -- Bobbye Sloan, the wife of Utah Jazz coach Jerry Sloan, died Friday after battling cancer, the team said. She was 61.
Sloan, the coach's wife of 41 years, announced in January she had a malignant tumor in her pancreas, unrelated to the breast cancer she was treated for and fought publicly several years ago.
She died Friday morning at a hospital in Evansville, Ind., Jazz spokeswoman Caroline Shaw said.
"She was such a positive, upbeat person," Jazz owner ...
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