Jazz Waives Two Players

Utah’s roster now stands at 17.

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SALT LAKE CITY (October 18, 2012) – Utah Jazz general manager Dennis Lindsey announced today that the team has waived center Brian Butch and forward Trey Gilder. Following the moves, Utah’s roster now stands at 17 players heading into Saturday’s home preseason contest vs. the L.A. Clippers (7 p.m. MT, TV: NBATV, Radio: 1280 KZN).

Butch (6-11, 240, Wisconsin) appeared in two games for Utah recording seven rebounds in 15 minutes of action. Gilder (6-9, 205, Northwestern State) also appeared in two contests, scoring two points and registering seven rebounds in 10 minutes.