Death of Hot Rod Hundley

October 26, 1934 - March 27, 2015
Pheonix, Arizona | Age 80

Former NBA player and Jazz announcer dies
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The Associated Press

PHOENIX (AP) — Hot Rod Hundley, the former NBA player who broadcast Jazz games in New Orleans and Utah for 35 years, died Friday. He was 80.

The Jazz said Hundley died at his home in the Phoenix area.

Hundley broadcast 3,051 Jazz games from 1974-2009. He joined the franchise before its first season in New Orleans in 1974-75 and moved with the team to Salt Lake City in 1979-80.

"Hot Rod was the voice of the Utah Jazz for 35 years and his voice was...

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