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Mitchell, Jazz hand Wolves 6th straight loss, 127-116

Dec. 11, 2019 11:47 PM EST

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — With energy on defense and ample shot sharing on the other end, the Utah Jazz discovered the pick-me-up they needed in Minnesota. The Timberwolves would be wise to take notes. Donovan Mitchell had 30 points and six assists, Joe Ingles pitched in a season-high 23 points and the Jazz won...

Schroder scores 27 off bench, Thunder dominate Jazz 104-90

Dec. 10, 2019 1:17 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Dennis Schroder's basketball identity is built on being aggressive at both ends of the court. Schroder is flourishing in his sixth man role because he goes into attack mode and never stops. That paid off again for the Oklahoma City Thunder in a 104-90 victory over the Utah Jazz on...

Mitchell scores 22, Jazz beat Grizzlies 126-112

Dec. 8, 2019 2:17 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Defense is a work in progress for Utah, and the Jazz are starting to put more pieces of the puzzle together. Utah used a strong defensive performance in the second quarter to power its way to a 126-112 victory over Memphis on Saturday night. The Jazz smothered the Grizzlies during the...

Pacers deal Knicks 9th straight loss, 104-103

Dec. 8, 2019 12:38 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Julius Randle missed a free throw with 0.1 seconds left, sending New York to a 104-103 loss to the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night in the Knicks' first game since firing coach David Fizdale. The Knicks were much more competitive under interim coach Mike Miller than they had been in recent...

Davis scores 26 points, Lakers rout Jazz 121-96

Dec. 5, 2019 1:26 AM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers had plenty of energy left for the second night of a difficult back-to-back. Anthony Davis scored 26 points, LeBron James added 20 points and 12 assists for his 17th double-double in 22 games, and the Lakers dominated on both ends of the court in a 121-96 victory...

Siakam has 35, Raptors use big 1st half to rout Jazz 130-110

Dec. 1, 2019 9:48 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Fred VanVleet and the Toronto Raptors hardly anticipated an easy night against the Utah Jazz. “I don’t think any of us expected to be up 40 against that team,” VanVleet said. Pascal Siakam scored 35 points, VanVleet had 21 points and 11 assists, and the Raptors used a...

Hornets complete home-and-home sweep of Pistons, 110-107

Nov. 30, 2019 12:08 AM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Langston Galloway’s shot from near midcourt rimmed out at the buzzer, and the Charlotte Hornets held on for a 110-107 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Friday night. Charlotte completed a home-and-home sweep of the Pistons this week. Detroit must be wondering what it has to do to...

Bojan Bogdanovic scores 16 of 33 points in 4th for Jazz

Nov. 29, 2019 11:49 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Utah coach Quin Snyder didn’t have a lot to say to his team at halftime, despite a 15-point deficit. A little video session, but no harsh words or motivational speeches. The low-key tactic worked well. The Jazz came out quickly in the third, eventually erased the Memphis...

Pacers use balanced attack to pull away from Jazz 121-102

Nov. 27, 2019 10:40 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers have found the perfect early season balance. They’re moving the ball, sharing the scoring burden and finding ways to win. On Wednesday night, Domantas Sabonis and T.J. Warren each scored 23 points and Malcolm Brogdon added 22 to spur a decisive fourth-quarter...

Antetokounmpo scores 50, Bucks beat Jazz 122-118

Nov. 25, 2019 11:56 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Giannis Antetokounmpo had one of the most dominant games of his career and the Milwaukee Bucks needed every bit of it. Antetokounmpo scored a season-high 50 points and grabbed 14 rebounds for his 17th consecutive double-double to help the Bucks rally in the second half for their eighth...