Jazz waive Eric Atkins, Phil Pressey

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) The Utah Jazz have waived guards Eric Atkins and Phil Pressey.

Both were brought in Sunday and released a day later. The roster is now at 15 players.

Atkins played last season in Greece while Pressey has played in 125 career NBA games since being signed as an undrafted rookie by the Celtics before the 2013-14 season.

The Jazz begin the regular season at Detroit on Wednesday.

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