Even without a third star on their roster, this could be the year that the Utah Jazz will break out of the middle pack and go all the way to the Western Conference Finals.
The Utah Jazz secured the long-term commitments of stars Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert, but is the team poised for a deeper playoff run this season?
As the Mavericks pursue a third star to pair with Luka Doncic and Kristaps Porzingis, NBA executives see Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert landing in Dallas via a trade.
Pouncing on a short-handed Mavericks squad in the second half, Clippers star Kawhi Leonard stole the spotlight as his near-triple dub lands on top of
Nikola Jokic tallied another 30-point game, and Jamal Murray scored 23 as the Denver Nuggets got away with the victory in a double overtime game against the Utah Jazz, 134-132.
All-Star big man Rudy Gobert sank two game-winning free throws as the Utah Jazz escaped the New Orleans Pelicans, 106-104.