Quantcast

Game day: Utah Jazz against the Houston Rockets

Published: Sunday, Feb. 19 2012 12:00 a.m. MST

Utah Jazz record: 15-14

Houston Rockets record:17-14

TOYOTA CENTER

Today, 5 p.m. TV: ROOT

Radio: 1320 AM, 98.7 FM

Season series: First meeting

PROBABLE STARTERS

PAUL MILLSAP: 15.6 ppg, 9.4 rpg CHANDLER PARSONS: 7.5 ppg, 4.8 rpg

GORDON HAYWARD: 9.8 ppg, 2.8 rpg Luis SCOLA: 14.8 ppg, 5.8 rpg

AL JEFFERSON: 19.0 ppg, 9.2 rpg SAMUEL DALEMBERT: 7.3 ppg, 7.8 rpg

RAJA BELL: 7.2 ppg, 1.1 apg KEVIN MARTIN: 18.2 ppg, 2.6 apg

DEVIN HARRIS: 8.8 ppg, 4.5 apg KYLE LOWRY: 14.8 ppg, 7.6 apg

GAME NOTES

The Jazz have only won three of 12 on the road. ... Utah went 1-2 against Houston last season, losing the final two by a combined three points. ... Ex-Celtic great/T-Wolves' GM Kevin McHale replaced Rick Adelman as the Rockets' head coach. McHale was Jazz center Al Jefferson's coach at Minnesota in 2008-09. ... Houston has lost three of four games but beat the Thunder on Wednesday.

Try out the new DeseretNews.com design!
try beta learn more
Get The Deseret News Everywhere

Subscribe

Mobile

RSS