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Utah Jazz add Philadelphia 76ers strategist to coaching staff

Sergi Oliva
Posted at 2:51 PM, Oct 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-16 16:51:47-04

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Jazz has added Sergi Oliva to its coaching staff, according to a news release issued Friday afternoon.

Sergi Oliva most recently worked with the Philadelphia 76ers as Vice President of Strategy. He started with the 76ers as a Basketball Operations Analytist in 2014, and he worked with them for six seasons.

Oliva is a native of Gelida, Catalonia, where he served as a head coach at the youth and senior amateur levels.

"He is also a regular collaborator of the Catalan Basketball Federation (FCBQ), particularly as a lecturer in their coaching certification courses," the news release said.