Rudy Gobert has been ejected from the game. Courtney Kirkland baited Rudy Gobert from the opening tip off. Liklely in retribution for Rudy’s comments in Miami. Got called for a foul on the opening tip then got hit on a harden flop and got ejected for his reaction
Rockets 13 Jazz 11 with 6:50 left
8 fouls called in opening 5:10
Rudy Gobert has been ejected.
Harden flopped knowing Gobert already had a foul. Smart
Jazz 20 Rockets 16 with 2:51 left in 1st quarter
Great fight and resiliency by the Jazz
Favors rolling to the basket for 3 dunks
Defense is following game plan on Harden perfectly.
Jazz 49 Rockets 37 with 2:43 left in the 2nd quarter
Jazz defense has been very good this year when they hold the opponent under 10% of their points being fast break points – tonight Rockets have 2 of their 37 points.
Jazz 68 Rockets 47 with 7:20 left in the 3rd quarter
Jazz on a 15 to 2 run to start the 3rd quarter
Threes by Crowder and Ingles.
The defensive game plan continues to flummox the Rockets.
Jazz 23 points off 15 Rockets turnovers
Jazz 79 Rockets 54 with 3:53 3rd quarter
The Jazz ran a play 4 straight times that Quin Snyder built in the off-season solely to attack the Rockets switching defense and they scored every time
This is a stunning performance by Utah and probably equally by the Rockets
Utah is up 30 !!!
Jazz 95 Rockets 59
Now that is a palindrome
Jazz 92 Rockets 72 with 7:42 left in the 4th quarter
Rockets on a 10-0 run
Derrick Favors 24 points and 10 rebounds. 10/13 shooting
Dante Exum was terrific. 14 minutes 10 points 4 assists and elite level defense.
Jazz 118 Rockets 91 Final Score
Really cool night
Big time #TeamIsEverything for Dante Exum and Derrick Favors
Really excited for both of them
Quin Snyder had a fabulous night with preparation
Rudy Gobert 3 minutes – Donovan Mitchell 6 points 3 of 9 shooting
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