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Kristin Murphy, Deseret News
Utah Jazz forward Jae Crowder (99) practices before the Utah Jazz play the Houston Rockets in Game 3 of the NBA playoffs at the Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City on Friday, May 4, 2018.

The Utah Jazz surprised the Houston Rockets with a 116-108 victory in Game 2 to even this Western Conference semifinal best-of-seven series. Now the Jazz are back home, wearing their "City" uniforms.

Here's how to follow the pivotal Game 3:


The basics


Houston Rockets at Utah Jazz

Friday, 8:30 p.m. MDT

Vivint Arena (18,043)

Salt Lake City

Tickets: Ticketmaster

Fan Fest: Starting at 6 p.m., the team will host a fan fast on the plaza outside Vivint Arena. The fan fest will include a beer garden, face painters, balloon artists, sign makers and DJ music, as well as a pop-up Utah Jazz team store where fans can purchase playoff and team merchandise.

TV: ESPN

Livestream: WatchESPN

Radio: 1280 AM, 97.5 FM


Live coverage



Series schedule


Game 1: Houston 110, Utah 96

Game 2: Utah 116, Houston 108

Game 3: Houston at Utah, Friday, 8:30 p.m., ESPN

Game 4: Houston at Utah, Sunday, May 6, 6 p.m., TNT

Game 5: Utah at Houston, Tuesday, May 8, 6 p.m., TNT

Game 6: Houston at Utah, Thursday, May 10, TBD, ESPN*

Game 7: Utah at Houston, Monday, May 14, TBD, TNT*

* - if necessary