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For the Jazz, it will be somewhat like looking into the mirror. No, the Denver Nuggets aren’t exactly like the Jazz of two years ago, or even a year ago. You can say that because of the presence of veterans …

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  • Salt Lake City Stars fall to Los Angeles D-Fenders, 118-110
    Seeking the second win of the team’s season, the Salt Lake City Stars’ best player Thursday night came not from the Jazz, but from the Atlanta Hawks. ...
    Updated Dec 02 2016 10:05 am   |     |   Share
  • Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic (7) drives around Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27) in the first half during an NBA basketball game Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer) Utah Jazz: Dragic runs wild, as Heat defeat Jazz
    The Utah Jazz knew what Miami Heat point guard Goran Dragic was planning to do on Thursday night: Get to the basket and either score at the rim or set...
    Updated Dec 01 2016 10:42 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Jazz guard Dante Exum (11) and Miami Heat forward Josh McRoberts (4) go for a rebound during the game at Vivint Smart Home Arena Thursday December 1, 2016. Jazz notes: When starters get hurt, Quin Snyder still wants consistency with his bench
    Dante Exum has been on the fringe of the Utah Jazz rotation in recent days. The point guard, who averages about 21 minutes per game this season, had l...
    Updated Dec 02 2016 04:41 am   |     |   Share
  • (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27) shoots past Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside (21) and Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic (7) during the game at Vivint Smart Home Arena Thursday December 1, 2016. Utah Jazz: Defense leaves Jazz frustrated about a loss in a game they ‘didn’t deserve to win’
    Quin Snyder was frustrated, honest and perhaps a little greedy in defeat. “We didn’t deserve to win the game,” the Utah Jazz coach admitted. “Miami ou...
    Updated Dec 01 2016 10:54 pm   |     |   Share


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