Jazz starters were only -1 in 23 minutes on the floor tonight. 48-47 in those 23 minutes. In the other 25 Thunder outscored Jazz 49-35
The OKC bench outscored Utah's 44-3. Exum was the only Jazz reserve to get a bucket.
Jazz Nation.Tough 1. Have a Happy Thanksgiving. Your passion, love and dedication for the Jazz is one of the things I am most thankful for
Bench points tonight: Thunder 44, Jazz 3. OKC now 4-4 this season when outscoring other team's bench, 0-8 when outscored.
Final: Thunder 97, Jazz 82. Utah drops its fourth in a row.
Goes without saying that this is a terrible loss for the Jazz. Losing streak at five. Clippers, Nuggets and Raptors on deck
Morrow hits from deep and puts the Thunder up 20, 95-75. OKC has hit 12 of 24 from 3-point. The Jazz just 2 of 15.
Jazz dispelling one NBA trusim tonight. Every team does NOT make a run.
End of 3: Thunder 74, Jazz 62. Reggie Jackson has 20 points on 16 shots for OKC. Hayward leads Utah w/ 16. Just 2 pts from the Jazz bench.
Bench points at the end of the 3rd quarter: Thunder 31, Jazz 2
Jazz had a chance to tie this at 56. Ibaka blocked Kanter's shot and Jackson got a layup on the other end, starting a 15-4 OKC run.
Thunder didn't allow the Warriors a 3 point field goal in 2nd half the other night. That is difference tonight. Thunder 7/9 Jazz 2/9
Parsons jumper rhythm has a real free jazz feel to it right now
---> Bench points at halftime: Thunder 25, Jazz 0.
Thunder lead the Jazz 56-48 at half. Jackson 14 and 4 assists, Lamb 13, Ibaka 9. OKC shooting 53.3%. Season high for points in a first half.
Halftime: Thunder 56, Jazz 48. Hayward leads all scorers with 16, but he has left points out there. He's 5-of-10 from the free throw line.
Thunder 56, Jazz 48 at halftime. Most points the Thunder has scored in a first half this season.
John Sudbury was forced to change seats and the lovable wacky doctor was muted? Rough year for prominent Jazz fans. http://t.co/OKoFLJu6qM
The Jazz really need Joe Ingles to make that shot
Remember that Jazz lead? Jeremy Lamb scores nine points in four minutes to close out the half. Thunder up 31-29 after the first quarter.
The Jazz have trailed at the end of the first quarter in each of their last five games
Jazz up 25-15 & shooting 64%, which is good news if you're a reporter running low on slow-start Qs—or an NBA team trying to win games.
Jazz's nine points have come on two dunks, one interior and-1, and a layup.
Two days rest. Jazz at home. Stars returning soon. This seems like the night the Thunder needs to start flipping its season.
Thunder 4.5-point favorites over the Jazz tonight. The most OKC has been favored by all season (only favored in 3 of 16 games).
Jazz are the #1 offensive team in NBA in the 3rd quarter
Good news - Over last 5 games Jazz defense ranked 20th in NBA. Steps in correct direction. Not as good offense has slipped to 21st
Reminder: No Russell Westbrook, Kevin Durant or Mitch McGary vs Jazz tonight. Even if healthy enough, can't play because of 10-day hardship.
Re-watching Jazz v. Bulls. Thought I saw better passing and defensive awareness from Kanter last night than I had seen all year
Big up turn in Jazz performance with Rudy Gobert on the floor. Last 5 games offensive rtg: 105.3 defensive rtg: 95.7
Kings coach Michael Malone was tossed after 2 quick technicals after arguing with refs in New Orleans. Ex-Jazz coach Ty Corbin now coaching.
In the 17 minutes Joakim Noah was on the bench last night. The Jazz outscored the Bulls by 17 points. Top 5 player in the NBA
Of course... Jazz ORtg with Burke/Favors/Kanter/whoever: 109.5. Jazz ORtg with Booker/Exum/Gobert: 99.5.
Jazz DRtg with Burke + Favors + Kanter + any 2 players: 110.7. Jazz DRtg with Booker + Exum + Gobert + any 2 players: 97.1
Bulls-Jazz is one of those “If I have to choose between announcing crews, I choose the mute button” games.