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The Utah Jazz and the Oklahoma City Thunder face off in division rivalry

The Utah Jazz look to extend their win streak to seven tonight.

NBA: Oklahoma City Thunder at Utah Jazz Russ Isabella-USA TODAY Sports

The Utah Jazz (13-11) take on the Oklahoma City Thunder (10-13) tonight in Oklahoma City. The game will be the second of four times the teams will meet this season. The first meeting, back in October, was all Jazz. The Jazz surprisingly dominated the game winning 96-87. Russell Westbrook scored 6 points and had 7 turnovers. It’s safe to assume he will be looking for revenge tonight against the stifling Jazz defense.

Game Info

When: December 5, 2017

Time: 6:00 p.m. Mountain Time

Where: Chesapeake Energy Arena

TV: AT&T Sportsnet Rocky Mountain

Radio: 1280 and 97.5 The Zone

App: League Pass


Oklahoma City Thunder:

No Injuries to report

Utah Jazz:

Rodney Hood: OUT (ankle)

Raul Neto: Game Time Decision (foot)

Joe Johnson: OUT (wrist)

Dante Exum: OUT (shoulder)

Things to Watch for:

Meeting Expectations

NBA: San Antonio Spurs at Oklahoma City Thunder Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports

The Utah Jazz are the talk of the NBA with a six game win streak. Their scoring has been dynamic having scored at least 110 points in five of the last six game. Alec Burks has scored 20+ points three games in a row. Rudy Gobert will be playing in his second game since returning from injury.

The Oklahoma City Thunder have not yet met the lofty expectations thrust upon them in the offseason, they have however won two games in a row. Their latest win game against the San Antonio Spurs. Russell Westbrook had 22 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists.

The Jazz played last night beating the Washington Wizards 116-69. The Thunder last played on Sunday.


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