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Utah Jazz vs Philadelphia 76ers Game Thread

Philadelphia 76ers (7-23) @ Utah Jazz (19-13)Vivint Smart Home Arena | Salt Lake City, UT7:00 p.m. (MT) | ROOT Sports | 1280 AM / 97.5 FM

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The Utah Jazz (19-13) will be hosting the Philadelphia 76ers (7-23) tonight, and they'll be without 'The Process' and many others of their young stable of potential studs. The Jazz, on the other hand, are finally getting healthy. Only two guys will be missing tonight from their regular rotation.

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Team Breakdown:

Jazz are good on offense and defense and play slowly. Philly is the worst offensive team in the league. But hey, they will crash the boards. Sometimes that's all it takes.

Fan Map:

2016 2017 Regular Season Game 08 UTAatPHI Fan Map

Not very popular, outside of population density.

Assumed Starters:

  • PG: Sergio Rodriquez vs.
  • SG: Nik Stauskas (?) vs. Rodney Hood
  • SF: Robert Covington vs. Gordon Hayward
  • PF: Nerlens Noel vs. Derrick Favors (?)
  • C: Jahlil Okafor vs. Rudy Gobert

Injuries / Absences:

  • PG: George Hill (UTA, IN), Jerryd Bayless (PHI, OUT), Dante Exum (UTA, IN)
  • SG: Gerald Henderson (PHI, OUT), Alec Burks (UTA, OUT)
  • SF: Ben Simmons (PHI, OUT)
  • PF: Joel Bolomboy (UTA, recalled after one practice with Stars)
  • C: Joel Embiid (PHI, OUT), Richaun Holmes (PHI, OUT)



Who's going to win tonight?

This poll is closed

  • 36%
    (13 votes)
  • 8%
    For Reals
    (3 votes)
  • 55%
    It better be Utah
    (20 votes)
36 votes total Vote Now