Flash Set Opening Day Roster

Utah Flash

November 26, 2008 - NBA Development League (D-League) - Utah Flash

News Release

PROVO, Utah, Nov. 26, 2008 - The Utah Flash waived guards Mike Hall, Chris Moore and Chris Mannix. The Flash season-opening roster stands at 12 including Boston Celtics assignees J.R. Giddens and Bill Walker.

The Flash open the season Friday by visiting the Austin Toros and close a two-game Texas swing at Rio Grande Valley on Saturday. The Bakersfield Jam visits the Flash for the home opener Monday at the McKay Events Center. Tipoff is 7 p.m. MT.

2008-09 Utah Flash Roster

No Player Pos Ht Wt College DOB

00 John Barber SF 6-7 220 Youngstown State 3/28/1985

7 Ryan Diggs PG 6-2 170 Western Washington 12/8/1983

11 Dontell Jefferson PG 6-4 195 Arkansas 12/15/1983

12 Andre Ingram SG 6-3 190 American 11/19/1985

15 J.R. Giddens* SG 6-5 215 New Mexico 2/13/1985

23 Eddie Ard G/F 6-5 215 Lipscomb 6/28/1985

24 Bill Walker* G/F 6-6 220 Kansas State 10/9/1987

32 Brian Jackson PF 6-9 244 Oregon State 10/4/1980

33 Gavin Grant SF 6-7 200 North Carolina State 3/12/1985

34 Bennet Davis PF 6-9 225 Northeastern 3/14/1984

42 Steve Newman C 6-9 235 Georgia 10/25/1984

99 Carlos Wheeler PF 6-7 220 Campbellsville 5/16/1978

*on assignment from Boston Celtics

Head Coach: Brad Jones

Asst. Coach: Dale Osbourne

Athletic Trainer: Nick Asay

Director Basketball Ops: Kevin Young

Coordinator Basketball Ops: Johnny Saccomanno

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