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2017 Schedule
26-16, 1st in Northwest
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15hTim MacMahon

Sources: MRI shows bone bruise for Jazz's Hood

An MRI revealed Jazz shooting guard Rodney Hood suffered a bone bruise but no structural damage in his right knee, which he injured Saturday night, league sources told ESPN.

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Magic get off to nearly-historic start

Orlando started the game sizzling, dropping 42 points in the first quarter against the Jazz on Saturday. It was the second-highest scoring opening frame against the Jazz in franchise history, notes the Elias Sports Bureau, behind 45 points put up by the 1982 Nuggets.

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Gobert's 19-19 night fuels Jazz (1:02)
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Jazz's Hood hyperextends knee; more tests Sun.

The Utah Jazz said guard Rodney Hood's right knee will be re-evaluated Sunday after it buckled as he tried to leap for a transition layup in Saturday's 114-107 win over the Orlando Magic.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Jazz coach Quin Snyder told the Utah media that Rodney Hood hyperextended his right knee. "Hopefully it's not serious," Snyder said. Hood went down late in the win over the Magic after his knee buckled while trying to leap for a layup in transition.

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Hood leaves game with hyperextended knee (0:50)
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Favors comes up big with dunk plus the foul (0:24)

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Jazz SG Rodney Hood clutched his right knee and screamed in agony after going down when attempting a layup.

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Gobert slams home alley-oop off feed from Hayward (0:20)

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Jazz center Rudy Gobert had 12 points and 10 rebounds at halftime. That's the fifth time this season he has had a double-double in one half.

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Burks and Diaw have long distance connection (0:24)
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Payton has no fear of Gobert on huge finish (0:15)
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Gordon gets serious elevation on transition slam (0:24)
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Jazz trio wastes no time

Rodney Hood, George Hill and Gordon Hayward each scored more than 20 points in under 30 minutes in the Jazz's win over the Pistons on Friday. It marked the first time in team history that three players had 20 points in under 30 minutes each, notes the Elias Sports Bureau.

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Jazz roll past Pistons at home (0:54)

Kevin Pelton ESPN Staff Writer 

A dominant 110-77 win for the Utah Jazz over the Detroit Pistons tonight. The Jazz outscored the Pistons 65-34 after halftime behind 16-of-31 3-point shooting. Rodney Hood (27), George Hill (22) and Gordon Hayward (20) all topped 20 points for Utah, while Tobias Harris led Detroit with 13 points.

Tim MacMahon ESPN Staff Writer 

Jazz SG Rodney Hood's slump is officially over. He has averaged 22.5 points and shot 11-of-18 from 3-point range in the Jazz's two wins this week. Hood averaged only 7 points and was 3-of-17 on 3s as the Jazz lost three of their previous four games.

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Johnson double clutches from long distance to beat the buzzer in win (0:34)

Kevin Pelton ESPN Staff Writer 

The Utah Jazz are hard to beat when they make 3s. They're 7-1 this year when they make 13 or more 3s and well on their way to 8-1 with 15 tonight.

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Jazz guard Joe Johnson made the 3rd shot of 55+ feet in the NBA this season. The other 2 are by Patrick Patterson and Lou Williams.

Kevin Pelton ESPN Staff Writer 

The third quarter belonged to the Utah Jazz, who outscored Detroit 33-20 and capped the period with a Joe Johnson 3 from the backcourt at the buzzer to take a 15-point lead to the fourth.

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Hayward's hustle leads to Hill 3-pointer (0:40)

Team Stats

Points Per Game99.028th
Rebounds Per Game42.623rd
Assists Per Game19.328th
Points Allowed94.81st

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2016-172616.619
2015-164042.488
2014-153844.463
2013-142557.305
2012-134339.524

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