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Morant scores 25 points, Grizzlies beat Jazz 107-106

Nov. 16, 2019 12:14 AM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis celebrated former point guard Mike Conley’s returned to town. It was his rookie replacement with the Grizzlies who stole the show. Ja Morant, the No. 2 pick in last summer’s draft, scored 25 points, including the go-ahead basket with 1:32 remaining, Dillon Brooks...

Jazz rally for 119-114 win over Nets

Nov. 13, 2019 1:36 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah survived a sluggish start by putting together a dominant finish against Brooklyn. The Jazz clamped down defensively during critical stretches in the fourth quarter of a 119-114 win over the Nets on Tuesday night. Utah allowed a single basket over the final three minutes and...

Gobert goes for 25 and 14 as Jazz beat frustrated Warriors

Nov. 12, 2019 2:58 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Donovan Mitchell and the Utah Jazz showed they can be a dangerous team from beyond the arc. Mitchell and Mike Conley each hit five 3-pointers as the Jazz shot 56 percent (15 for 27) from deep over the first three quarters to take command in a 122-108 victory over the Golden State...

Analysis: Waiters' future in Miami is very unclear

Nov. 12, 2019 1:32 AM EST

Dion Waiters leads the Miami Heat in suspensions and headlines this season. And his future is very unclear. Waiters won't be with the Heat for at least nine more games — his 10-game suspension for repeated conduct deemed detrimental to the team started Friday when Miami visited the Los Angeles Lakers...

Bogdanovic hits 3 at buzzer, Jazz beat Bucks 103-100

Nov. 9, 2019 1:17 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Bojan Bogdanovic didn't hesitate to ask his new coach for the final shot. With 1.3 seconds left, Utah coach Quin Snyder drew up a play the Jazz practiced earlier Friday, but Bogdanovic said he wanted the ball. "Mike (Conley) was supposed to be in that corner, but I asked him if he...

Mitchell scores 24, Jazz outlast 76ers for 106-104 victory

Nov. 7, 2019 1:50 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Rebounding became a primary focus for the Utah Jazz after they struggled on the boards in two straight losses. It turned into an area of strength against the Philadelphia 76ers. Donovan Mitchell had 24 points and eight assists as the Jazz beat Philadelphia 106-104 on Wednesday night...

Leonard's big fourth quarter lifts Clippers over Jazz

Nov. 4, 2019 1:58 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kawhi Leonard showed just how much of a difference he can make for the Los Angeles Clippers. Leonard scored 18 of his 30 points in the fourth quarter to lead the Clippers to a 105-94 victory over the Utah Jazz on Sunday night. Last Wednesday at Utah, the Jazz beat the Clippers by 15...

Kings knock off Jazz 102-101 to end 5-game winless streak

Nov. 2, 2019 1:55 AM EDT

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — De'Aaron Fox got back to attacking the rim. Buddy Hield and Bogdan Bogdanovic found their rhythm from the perimeter. And Luke Walton finally got his first victory with Sacramento. With one all-inclusive performance, the Kings ended their worst start in nearly 30 years and shook...

Conley breaks out, Jazz beat Clippers as Leonard rests

Oct. 31, 2019 2:21 AM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Utah Jazz had to kick Mike Conley out of the gym Wednesday morning. Conley kept shooting until the coaching staff pleaded for him to "save something for the game." Turns out, he had plenty left. Conley snapped an early season slump with 29 points and the Jazz beat the Los Angeles...

Mitchell's last-second FT lifts Jazz over Suns 96-95

Oct. 29, 2019 1:57 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Donovan Mitchell would have loved to end the game with some sort of highlight-reel dunk or step-back 3-pointer that would be replayed over and over again on television for the next 24 hours. But it wasn't that kind of night for the Utah Jazz. A physical drive, a drawn foul and a clutch free...