|History||Utah Starzz |
San Antonio Silver Stars
San Antonio Stars
Las Vegas Aces
|Location||Salt Lake City, Utah|
|Team colors||Green, Purple, Light Blue, Copper, Black, White|
|General manager||Jay Francis|
|Head coach||Candi Harvey|
|Ownership||Larry H. Miller|
The Utah Starzz were a Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) team based in Salt Lake City, Utah. They began play in the 1997 WNBA season as one of the league's eight original teams.
One of the eight original WNBA teams, the Starzz, which was partially named after the old ABA team. Utah Jazz ownership was not interested in keeping the Starzz, and without new owners the team would have folded. No local ownership was found, so in 2002, the Starzz announced their intentions to move out of Salt Lake City. On December 5, 2002, the Utah Starzz was bought by Spurs Sports & Entertainment, and it was announced that the Starzz would move immediately to San Antonio and change their nickname to the Silver Stars.
The Starzz were the sister team to the NBA's Utah Jazz.
The Starzz relocated, in 2003, to San Antonio where the team became the San Antonio Silver Stars.
|Season||Team||Conference||Regular season||Playoff Results|
|2001||2001||West||3rd||19||13||.594||Lost Conference Semifinals (Sacramento, 0–2)|
|2002||2002||West||3rd||20||12||.625||Won Conference Semifinals (Houston, 2–1)|
Lost Conference Finals (Los Angeles, 0–2)
|Regular season||87||99||.468||0 Conference Championships|
|Playoffs||2||5||.286||0 WNBA Championships|
|Utah Starzz roster|
|Utah Starzz Hall of Famers|
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