SLC Stars to Host Local Player Tryout on October 2
SALT LAKE CITY - The Salt Lake City Stars, the NBA G League affiliate of the Utah Jazz, announced today that they will host their annual Local Player Tryout presented by University of Utah Health for prospective players on Saturday, Oct. 2.
The 2021 Salt Lake City Stars Local Player Tryout will be held at Bruin Arena on the Salt Lake Community College Taylorsville Campus (4600 South Redwood Road) from 9 a.m.-noon. Doors will open at 8 a.m. for players to check in. Tryout spots are limited, so interested participants are strongly encouraged to pre-register and proof of full COVID-19 vaccination will be required.
This event gives NBA G League hopefuls the opportunity to showcase their talents in front of Stars and Utah Jazz personnel. Participants should be prepared for team drills, individual skill work and scrimmages. Players who compete in the tryout are eligible to earn an invitation to Stars training camp this fall. There is no minimum requirement, though NBA G League teams can invite up to four players with a local tryout designation to training camp.
Participation will be limited to the first 100 applicants who meet the NBA G League eligibility requirements, including the minimum age of 18 years old. To pre-register, applicants should visit www.slcstars.com to complete the application and waivers and submit the $150 non-refundable registration fee. Proof of vaccination must be uploaded through the portal.
The Stars are entering their sixth season in Salt Lake City. A full 50-game schedule will be announced soon, including these confirmed priority home dates on Nov. 19, Jan. 14, Jan. 28, April 1 and April 2. Season tickets for the 24-home game slate are on sale now.
Most Stars home games during the 2021-22 season will be played at Bruin Arena with select games also to be played at Vivint Arena, the home of the Utah Jazz.
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