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Bogdanovic scores 30 points, Jazz beat T-Wolves 103-95

Nov. 20, 2019 11:51 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — For the second time in three nights, the Utah Jazz watched the Minnesota Timberwolves fire away from 3-point range. The result was different this time. With the Wolves misfiring on 31 of their 45 attempts from the perimeter Wednesday night, Bojan Bogdanovic and Donovan Mitchell led a...

Towns hits 7 3-pointers, Wolves beat Jazz without Wiggins

Nov. 19, 2019 1:25 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Early in the second half, Karl-Anthony Towns went to the hoop and was rejected by Rudy Gobert. After that, Towns didn't even try to shoot inside the 3-point arc. Worked out pretty well. Towns tied a career high with seven 3s and scored 29 points to help the Minnesota Timberwolves hand...

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...

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...

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...