2017 ScheduleAll times ET

2017 Schedule
51-31, 2nd in Pacific
Ballmer amped up after Rivers' 3-pointer (0:27)

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Jazz center Rudy Gobert was clearly hobbled after twisting his left ankle late in the third quarter. His health will be a major issue with a quick turnaround with the series looking like it's headed back to Los Angeles for Game 7.

Jordan throws down huge putback dunk (0:17)
Crawford feeds Jordan for dunk (0:22)
Rivers upset with team after Hayward bucket (0:18)
CP3 tries to sneak in layup, Gobert says no way (0:26)
Favors' bounce pass leads to Hayward dunk (0:17)
Hayward cruises to basket for two-handed flush (0:27)
Paul Pierce's greatest moments (3:06)

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After taking a 2-1 lead against the Jazz, the Clippers are once again on the brink of elimination.

ESPN Stats and Information  

The Jazz will advance to the Western Conference semifinals if they beat the Clippers on Friday. Los Angeles won three times in four games against Utah in the regular season.

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1dKevin Arnovitz

Is this the Clippers' last stand?

Six years with Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan. Six years of trying -- and failing -- to break the curse. With elimination on the line, could tonight be the end of Lob City?

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With Gobert back, Jazz dominating Clips in paint

Jazz center Rudy Gobert's return to the lineup has helped Utah win the rebound battle against Los Angeles and outscore the Clippers in the paint during their first-round playoff series.

Do Clippers get a pass for Griffin's injury? (1:29)
Chris Paul gets testy with reporter (0:29)
Hayward powers Jazz to key Game 5 win (1:37)

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Chris Paul: "It's no secret that our backs are against the wall now."

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

Doc Rivers: "This team is not going to quit. You could see it in the locker room."


Andrew Han ESPN Writer 

Clippers exit to the locker room after a 96-92 Game 5 loss to the Jazz.

Dave Tuley ESPN Staff Writer 

Jazz beat Clippers 96-92 to take 3-2 series lead. The ViewFromVegas is Utah did it as a 3-point road underdog and +135 on the money line. The game also stayed under the betting total of 195.5. Underdogs went 2-1 ATS tonight, but favorites still lead 18-16-1 ATS (52.9 percent) in the NBA playoffs. Unders went 2-1 tonight, but overs still lead 20-15-1 (57.1 percent).

Team Stats

Points Per Game108.76th
Rebounds Per Game43.021st
Assists Per Game22.515th
Points Allowed104.412th

Team History