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Luka Doncic, Mavericks beat Jazz to advance to second round

Apr. 29, 2022 04:23 AM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Luke Doncic believes he can score on anyone. To advance to the second round of the playoffs for the first time, he had to trust his teammates. After previous postseasons filled with individual highlights, Doncic shared the ball and the Dallas Mavericks slipped...

Brunson, Mavericks beat Jazz 126-118 to take 2-1 series lead

Apr. 22, 2022 01:12 AM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Jalen Brunson was lying flat and still, watching his Dallas teammates build a 17-point lead before halftime on the monitor in the locker room. “I saw how hard the team was playing when I was laying back there,” Brunson said. “It gave me a little mojo to...

Doncic injury looms over 1st-round Mavs-Jazz playoff series

Apr. 15, 2022 17:41 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Just when the Dallas Mavericks finally earned home-court advantage in the playoffs for the first time since winning the NBA title 11 years ago, they could face multiple games without their top player. Star point guard Luka Doncic strained his left calf in the...

Jazz down Blazers 111-80 to secure 5th seed in the West

Apr. 11, 2022 01:32 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Juancho Hernangomez had a season-high 22 points and the Utah Jazz secured ,the fifth seed in the Western Conference with an 111-80 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers in the regular-season finale on Sunday night. The Jazz will face the fourth-seeded...

Jazz rout Thunder 137-101 for 5th straight home win

Apr. 07, 2022 00:47 AM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Bojan Bogdanovic scored 27 points, Rudy Gobert added 20 points and 10 rebounds and the Utah Jazz beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 137-101 on Wednesday night. Jordan Clarkson had 18 points and a season-high 10 assists, and Hassan Whiteside added 15 points, 11...

Jazz clinch playoff spot with 121-115 OT win over Grizzlies

Apr. 06, 2022 01:30 AM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Rudy Gobert had 22 points and 21 rebounds, and the Utah Jazz clinched a playoff berth with a 121-115 overtime victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday night. Jordan Clarkson also finished with 22 points for Utah. Donovan Mitchell added 20 points, eight...

Warriors rally from 16 down to beat Jazz, get playoff spot

Apr. 03, 2022 00:28 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Warriors coach Steve Kerr did not emphasize the magnitude of Saturday’s game in his pregame talk with his team. He didn’t have to. Klay Thompson scored 36 points and Golden State erased a 16-point fourth-quarter deficit to beat the Utah Jazz...

Utah snaps five-game skid with 122-109 win over Lakers

Apr. 01, 2022 01:45 AM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Donovan Mitchell scored 29 points and Rudy Gobert had 25 points and 17 rebounds as the Utah Jazz snapped a five-game losing streak with a 122-109 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night. “It was huge to get a win,” Mitchell said. “The...

George returns, Clippers rally in 4th, beat Jazz 121-115

Mar. 30, 2022 01:46 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Paul George's return jolted the Los Angeles Clippers back to life. The All-Star guard scored 34 points after missing three months with an elbow injury, helping his team rally from a 25-point deficit to beat the Utah Jazz 121-115 on Tuesday night. ...

Doncic, Mavs top Jazz 114-100 for inside track to home court

Mar. 27, 2022 22:45 PM EDT

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. ...