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Utah Jazz v. Memphis Grizzlies
Tune in on 97.5 FM, the Utah Jazz app, Audio League Pass.
If you are audio league pass subscriber then active the NBA skill on Alexa and ask her to play utah jazz basketball and you get the call

Key: Jazz shots in restricted area.

Jazz 11 Grizzlies 2 with 7:33 left in 1st quarter
Great start for the Jazz
In the first two games the Jazz were 4 of 21 on corner 3s
Ingles and Favors have hit thier first two tonight.
Derrick Favors is now 5 of his last 9 on corner 3 shots

Jazz 29 Grizzlies 29 with 6:31 left in the 2nd quater
Gobert with 3 fouls with 7:57
Big stretch the Jazz have been -20 per 100 possessions with Favors and no Gobert this year.
Defensive Rating of 113.8

Grizzlies 43 Jazz 40 at the half.
Jazz outscored 20 to 14 with Gobert off the floor in 7:57.
Jazz defense last year was above average (104.5) with Rudy off the floor. Haven’t been able to do that this year.
2nd Quarter offense – 6 of 17 and 0 for 4 from 3

Halftime notes
Rudy Gobert 0 shot attempts
Jazz had only 22 shot attempts at the rim v. Memphis in first two games
They have 11 at halftime tonight.
Jazz have taken only 5 of 39 shots on right side of the floor. Memphis forcing everything left
Here is the Jazz 1st half shot chart

Grizzlies 56 Jazz 54 with 5:59 left in the 3rd quarter
No change to this game. Still without any flow
Ill-advised fouls by Rubio and Exum at 35 feet put Jazz in the penalty early in the quarter

Grizzlies 62 Jazz 56 with 4:41 left in the 3rd quarter
Foul trouble really causing the Jazz problems tonight
Jazz got outscored without Gobert and now are missing Rubio who is on the bench with 4 fouls badly.

Jazz 64 Grizzlies 62 with 2:59 left in the 3rd quarter
Dante Exum shows great resiliency. Made a really bad turnover that turned into a fastbreak for Memphis. Now he answers with back to back buckets and some great defense

Jazz 81 Grizzlies 78 with 6:39 left in the 4th quarter
Jazz 3 of 12 in 4th
Grizzlies 4 of 10 in 4th
Both offensive ratings under 100

Jazz 88 Grizzlies 81 with 3:36 left in the 4th quarter
Rudy Gobert and Marc Gasol are both so awesome.
Gasol cuts off every drive
Gobert length impacts every play
Incredible work by both
Rudy has dominated the last few minutes scoring on follows and defense

The legend Joe Ingles has reached new heights. Joe Ingles is playing with tape across his head in the style of headband to deal with the bleeding and the cut they can’t stop. Joe Ingles is Australian Rules Football Player who happened to grow into a basketball player

Jazz win in Memphis – 3rd time is a charm
Jazz 96 Memphis 88
Rudy Gobert dominated the game – 15 points, 16 rebounds and +15

David Locke enters his ninth year as the radio play-by-play voice of the Utah Jazz, having spent the majority of his career in radio in Salt Lake City and Seattle. In the summer of 2016, Locke created the Locked on Podcast Network which has podcast daily bite sized podcasts for every NBA and NFL team. A native of Palo Alto, Calif., Locke graduated from Occidental College in Los Angeles with a degree in Political Science and Sociology. Locke and his wife have a son and a daughter.

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