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In 2 practices, SVG hopes to tweak Pistons offense enough to ease Griffin’s transition

AUBURN HILLS – Stan Van Gundy will have twice as many real practices before the Pistons play again than he had in the two weeks with Blake Griffin …

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Road to 45 wins and get to know interviews with Donovan Mitchell and Derrick Favors

<b>Utah Jazz</b> radio voice and Jazz NBA Insider David Locke delivers to you a daily podcast on the Utah Jazz with the insight you can’t get anywhere else. …

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Donovan Mitchell strolled across the floor at Zion’s Bank Basketball Center, pausing only to speak to Utah Jazz teammate Alec Burks. The two …

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Utah Jazz: Donovan Mitchell trading his Dame 4s for bowling shoes

NBA Slam Dunk Contest champion and Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell is returning to Salt Lake City to bowl in support of youth organizations.<p>With the …

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Down the stretch, the Northwest division is the NBA’s most compelling storyline

The Northwest division is the perfect encapsulation of today’s NBA: intriguing, entertaining as hell, and almost certainly meaningless in the …

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The Pacers can benefit from the NBA’s market correction

At the NBA trade deadline, the Indiana Pacers listened to the players and held fast. Don’t expect the same for the 2018 offseason. After looking at …

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What to watch from trio of Sixers at All-Star weekend

LOS ANGELES — The Sixers have not one, not two, but three players representing the team in Los Angeles during the 2018 All-Star weekend.<p>Joel Embiid, …

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What If LeBron James or Paul George Says No to LA Lakers This Offseason?

LOS ANGELES — On the day of the NBA trade deadline, the Cleveland Cavaliers created a direct path for LeBron James to head west this offseason, straight to the Los Angeles Lakers. Cleveland took a calculated risk that Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance Jr., along with George Hill and Rodney Hood—also …

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NBA Daily: Trading for Mudiay After Peddling Hernangomez Made Little Sense For Knicks

By trading Willy Hernangomez and acquiring Emmanuel Mudiay, the Knicks made inconsistent trades, writes Moke Hamilton.

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Utah Jazz: Three games in, Jae Crowder appears to be perfect fit

He’s only played three games with the Utah Jazz, but so far Jae Crowder has been an absolutely perfect fit with his new team.<p>The 2018 NBA trade …

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Preview: Suns at Jazz, 6:30 p.m., FOX Sports Arizona

<b>Streaming live on FOX Sports GO</b><p><b>SALT LAKE CITY</b> – Two teams going in opposite directions meet on Wednesday night when the Utah Jazz host the Phoenix …

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Blogtable: Which team in bottom of Western Conference playoff chase is most dangerous? | NBA.com

<i>The Utah Jazz have won 10 in a row and are back in the postseason mix. Who’s a bigger first-round nightmare: the Jazz, the Denver Nuggets, the New</i> …

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Jazz rally in 4th quarter, beat Spurs 101-99 for 10th straight win

<b>SALT LAKE CITY</b> - Donovan Mitchell found his shooting touch at the right time for the Utah Jazz.<p>Mitchell scored 25 points, including a go-ahead jumper …

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Can a Rookie, a Re-Charged Rubio and 'Aussie Curry' Push Jazz into Playoffs?

On January 22, the Utah Jazz walked into Philips Arena to face the then-13-32 Atlanta Hawks. Utah walked out with a loss and a 19-28 record.<p>"There were times where we looked like we didn't want to play, myself included and that's not us, that's not our identity," rookie guard Donovan Mitchell said …

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Why Cavaliers-Thunder Is The Most Important Game Yet This season

<i>Every Monday of the 2017-18 NBA season, I’ll throw out eight things that caught my eye. It’s a lot like observation posts you see for sports. It</i> …

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Suns forward Jared Dudley on Warriors’ coaching: ‘It shows a lack of respect’

Warriors coach Steve Kerr let his players take turns running the huddle during a win over the Suns last night.<p>That didn’t sit well with Phoenix …

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T.J. McConnell makes history with splash-worthy night

BOX SCORE<p>T.J. McConnell has established his NBA career with the mentality that every game is an audition. So when he became the first Sixer to record …

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5 reasons why the Utah Jazz will make the West playoffs again

Utah lost Gordon Hayward last summer, but they’ve harnessed creativity and an incredible rookie guard to reestablish themselves in the West.<p>The Utah Jazz faced a 13-point deficit and historic odds with 9:29 left in Monday’s game against the San Antonio Spurs. Gregg Popovich’s teams had faced this …

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Perpetually shorthanded Spurs lose excruciatingly to the Jazz

San Antonio’s 13-point fourth quarter lead evaporates late.The ever-injured Spurs had their chances to end the big winning streak that the Utah Jazz …

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NBA ICYMI: The Jazz Role Players Hit All the Right Notes

<i>All the need-to-know info from Monday’s slate.</i><p>Utah Just Out-Role-Player’d the Spurs<p>At one point during the fourth quarter of Utah’s 101-99 Monday …

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Handicapping the Western Conference Playoff Race

Let’s talk about the West. This season’s crop of playoff teams and playoff hopefuls aren’t wild so much as they are unpredictable and mediocre. The …

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Jazz Are Suddenly Making Beautiful Music Together

EMPTYING THE NOGGIN<p>Summary: The <b>Utah Jazz</b> put on a third-quarter blitz of momentous levels to blow out the Portland Trailblazers ending the Blazers 9 …

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Week 18 Power Rankings: Utah Jazz streak up rankings and into playoff race | NBA.com

The Cleveland Cavaliers needed a shake-up and they got one.<p>In a pretty stunning series of trades, the Cavs sent out six players and brought in four, …

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History made in ‘ridiculous’ performance

His firebreathing efforts came against the Sacramento Kings as he torched the homeside for a record 50 points from only 29 minutes of game time.<p>As …

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