Utah Jazz (49-33, fifth in the Western Conference) vs. Dallas Mavericks (52-30, fourth in the Western Conference)
Dallas; Saturday, 1 p.m. EDT
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Mavericks -5; over/under is 210
DALLAS (AP) — Luka Doncic knows the Mavericks haven't had home-court advantage in the playoffs since the young superstar came to Dallas.
Coach Jason Kidd might remember the last time the club did, since he was the point guard on the team that won the 2011 championship.
NEW YORK (AP) — Already without Kyrie Irving and Ben Simmons, the Brooklyn Nets were down another starter to illness and lost one to injury.
They still had Kevin Durant, and that was enough against Utah.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Trent Forrest had career highs of 18 points and eight assists to lead the Utah Jazz to a 108-104 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday night.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Lamar Stevens scored 15 of a career-high 23 points in the third quarter and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the short-handed Utah Jazz 111-91 on Wednesday night.
Darius Garland had his first triple-double with 11 points, a career-high 15 assists and a career-high 10 rebounds.
DENVER (AP) — Bojan Bogdanovic scored a season-high 36 points and the Utah Jazz stretched their road winning streak to 10 games by beating the Denver Nuggets 115-109 on Wednesday night.
Rudy Gay had 18 points and Donovan Mitchell added 17 for the Jazz, who have not lost on the road since a 107-100 setback at Orlando on Nov.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Rudy Gobert had 22 points and 14 rebounds, and the Utah Jazz beat the Portland Trail Blazers 120-105 on Wednesday night with star Donovan Mitchell out with a sore back.
Portland’s Damian Lillard and Norman Powell each scored 32 points.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Donovan Mitchell scored 35 points, Rudy Gobert had 20 rebounds and five blocks and the Utah Jazz survived Cleveland’s late surge for their fourth straight win, 109-108 over the Cavaliers on Sunday.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Once the shot left Darius Garland's hands, the Utah Jazz couldn't do anything but hope it didn't drop.
Sometimes, defense comes down to a simple wish.
Garland missed a potential game-winner with 2.9 seconds left as the Jazz, who got 35 points from Donovan Mitchell, survived Cleveland's late surge for their fourth straight win, 109-108 over the Cavaliers on Sunday.
Utah Jazz (11-6, third in the Western Conference) vs. Oklahoma City Thunder (6-11, 11th in the Western Conference)
Oklahoma City; Wednesday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Oklahoma City heads into the matchup against Utah after losing three straight games.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Rudy Gay showed he still knows how to make a major impact on a game even while playing limited minutes.
Gay hit five 3-pointers and scored 20 points in his season debut to help the Utah Jazz beat the Toronto Raptors 119-103 on Thursday night.
Indiana Pacers (4-8, 13th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (8-3, second in the Western Conference)
Salt Lake City; Thursday, 9 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Jazz -9.5
Atlanta Hawks (4-7, 12th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (7-3, second in the Western Conference)
Salt Lake City; Tuesday, 9 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Jazz -7.5; over/under is 221.5
Utah Jazz (7-2, second in the Western Conference) vs. Orlando Magic (2-8, 14th in the Eastern Conference)
Orlando, Florida; Sunday, 6 p.m. EST
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Magic -10
Utah Jazz (7-1, first in the Western Conference) vs. Miami Heat (6-2, second in the Eastern Conference)
Miami; Saturday, 7:30 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Utah will try to continue its three-game win streak with a victory over Miami.
Utah Jazz (6-1, first in the Western Conference) vs. Atlanta Hawks (4-4, 11th in the Eastern Conference)
Atlanta; Thursday, 7:30 p.m. EDT
FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Hawks -1
Sacramento Kings (3-3, seventh in the Western Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (5-1, first in the Western Conference)
Salt Lake City; Tuesday, 9 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Utah plays Sacramento in a matchup of Western Conference teams.
Utah Jazz (4-1, second in the Western Conference) vs. Milwaukee Bucks (3-3, eighth in the Eastern Conference)
Utah Jazz (4-0, first in the Western Conference) vs. Chicago Bulls (4-1, third in the Eastern Conference)
Chicago; Saturday, 8 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Utah will look to keep its four-game win streak alive when the Jazz take on Chicago.
Utah Jazz (3-0, first in the Western Conference) vs. Houston Rockets (1-3, 13th in the Western Conference)
Houston; Thursday, 8 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: Utah will try to keep its three-game win streak alive when the Jazz take on Houston.
Denver Nuggets (2-1, fourth in the Western Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (2-0, first in the Western Conference)
Utah Jazz (1-0, first in the Western Conference) vs. Sacramento Kings (1-0, sixth in the Western Conference)
Sacramento, California; Friday, 10 p.m. EDT
BOTTOM LINE: The Sacramento Kings square off against the Utah Jazz.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Battling postseason injuries and enduring early playoff exits taught the Utah Jazz the value of becoming mentally and physically tougher entering a new NBA season.
“We got to be comfortable being uncomfortable,” guard Donovan Mitchell said.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Facing one of the league’s best mid-range shooting teams, the Utah Jazz successfully denied the San Antonio Spurs chances to create shots anywhere except the mid-range for the better part of four quarters...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The already short-handed Indiana Pacers will play Oklahoma City on Wednesday night without forward JaKarr Sampson after the NBA announced he would serve a one-game suspension following his ejection during Monday's loss to San Antonio...
PHOENIX (AP) — Rudy Gay scored 19 points, Drew Eubanks added 13 points and 13 rebounds in his first start of the season and the short-handed San Antonio Spurs had a surprisingly dominant 111-85 win over the Phoenix Suns on Saturday night...
San Antonio Spurs (25-26, ninth in the Western Conference) vs. Orlando Magic (17-36, 14th in the Eastern Conference)...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A trip to Los Angeles proved to be just what the San Antonio Spurs needed to snap out of an early-season slump...
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — DeMar DeRozan had 25 points and the San Antonio Spurs had a season-high 19 3-pointers to beat Milwaukee 126-104 on Monday night, snapping the Bucks five-game winning streak...
STORRS, Conn. (AP) — The University of Connecticut announced Friday that it is self-imposing penalties, including the loss of a scholarship for the 2019-20 season, for violations of NCAA rules by its basketball program under former coach Kevin Ollie.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The Spurs arrived at Golden 1 Center on Monday night with plenty going for them.
They had momentum after downing the Houston Rockets two days earlier. They had forward Rudy Gay back on the court after having missed three games with a sore right heel.