Entries Tagged as 'Utah Jazz'

Preview: Utah Jazz (20-21) at Phoenix Suns (19-22)

March 14th, 2012 · 2 Comments

Phoenix Suns 120, Utah Jazz 111 Surprise, surprise. It’s just another team caught in the muck surrounding the bottom seeds in the Western Conference playoff race. With the loss on Monday to the Minnesota Timberwolves, the Phoenix Suns find themselves three games back of the eighth playoff seed. In front of them are the Timberwolves, […]

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Phoenix Suns 102, Utah Jazz 101 — Frye en fuego

February 16th, 2011 · 17 Comments

PHOENIX — You might not know it by his results, but Channing Frye does not believe in the hot hand theory. Whether he’s shooting 1-for-7 and 2-for-11 as he has in the past few weeks or 12-for-16 as he did in Tuesday’s 102-101 win over the Utah Jazz, Frye always tries to shoot the same […]

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Tags: Channing Frye · Goran Dragic · Mickael Pietrus · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Steve Nash · Three-Pointers · Utah Jazz

Preview: Utah Jazz (31-24) at Phoenix Suns (26-26)

February 15th, 2011 · 2 Comments

Phoenix Suns 102, Utah Jazz 101 PHOENIX — A .500 basketball team by definition is inconsistent enough to both win and lose half its games. That has been the Phoenix Suns’ season in a nutshell, as a squad that has been good enough to beat the Lakers, Hawks, Jazz (twice) and Knicks on the road […]

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Phoenix Suns 95, Utah Jazz 83 — Second half stinginess

February 12th, 2011 · 27 Comments

The Phoenix Suns played a terrible first half and shot just 40 percent from the field and half as well on threes on the second game of a back-to-back against an emotional Utah team playing without Jerry Sloan as their head coach for the first time since the late ’80s. That certainly would have been […]

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Tags: Defense · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Rotation · Utah Jazz

Preview: Phoenix Suns (25-25) at Utah Jazz (31-23)

February 11th, 2011 · 8 Comments

Phoenix Suns 95, Utah Jazz 83 PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns will do something Friday night that thay haven’t done in 23 seasons: They’ll take on the Utah Jazz without Jerry Sloan coaching. Sloan resigned Thursday amid reports that he and Jazz point guard Deron Williams had  clashed at halftime of the team’s Wednesday loss […]

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Phoenix Suns 110, Utah Jazz 94: Suns bounce back

October 29th, 2010 · 12 Comments

Phoenix had every opportunity to blow another big lead Thursday. Anybody who has watched the Suns for the past few years might have gotten that same eerily familiar uneasy feeling in their stomachs. Up 18 midway through the third quarter and seemingly cruising to an easy victory, Phoenix allowed Utah to run off 11 straight points to close […]

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Tags: Hakim Warrick · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Recap · Steve Nash · Utah Jazz