UTAH JAZZ

Utah Jazz Release Hype Video For NBA Playoffs

May 22, 2021, 11:28 AM
Royce O'Neale - Utah Jazz - Memphis Grizzlies...
Royce O'Neale #23 of the Utah Jazz celebrates a play during a game against the Memphis Grizzlies at Vivint Smart Home Arena on March 26, 2021 in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)
(Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The Utah Jazz released a hype video for the NBA Playoffs prior to the team’s opening game of the first round.

The Jazz shared the video on social media on Saturday, May 22.

Utah starts the postseason with a first round matchup against the Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday, May 23.

The hype video highlighted the Jazz’s three-point shooting, home court advantage, and more.

The Jazz are entering the postseason with the league’s best record after finishing the regular season 52-20, including 31-5 at Vivint Arena.

Utah will own home court advantage through the playoffs.

Memphis will arrive in Utah having defeated the San Antonio Spurs and Golden State Warriors in a pair of of NBA Play-In contests to earn the No. 8 seed in the Western Conference.

The Grizzlies wrapped up the regular season with a 38-34 record, including 20-16 on the road.

Utah won the season series with Memphis, 3-0.

The Jazz and Grizzlies will tip-off first game of the opening round on Sunday, May 23 at 7:30 p.m. (MDT). Jazz employees prepared Vivint Arena for a “whiteout” Game One by placing white shirts for fans to wear on seats throughout the venue.

The game will broadcast on TNT, AT&T SportsNet, and 97.5 FM.

  • Utah Jazz Scoreboard

  • Utah Jazz Team Leaders

  • Utah Jazz Standings

Utah Jazz

Utah-Jazz-Scrimmage...
Ben Anderson

Markkanen, Hardy Excited To Play In Front Of Jazz Fans

Utah Jazz newcomers Will Hardy and Lauri Markkanen are excited to experience the team's fans in person at Saturday's open scrimmage. 
2 days ago
Donovan-Mitchell-Cleveland-Cavaliers...
Ben Anderson

Mitchell, Bogdanovic Make Debuts For Cavaliers, Pistons

Former Jazz starters Donovan Mitchell, Bojan Bogdanovic, and Royce O'Neale made their debuts for the Cavaliers, Pistons, and Nets this week. 
3 days ago
Wembanyama-Henderson-Utah-Jazz...
Ben Anderson

Draft Expert Breaks Down Wembanyama, Jazz Rookies

NBA Draft expert Krysten Peek joined Jake and Ben to discuss Victor Wembanyama, and Utah Jazz rookies Walker Kessler and Ochai Agbaji.
3 days ago
Victor-Wembanyama-Scoot-Henderson-Utah-Jazz-Portland-Trail-Blazers...
Ben Anderson

Jazz Reveal Identity Over Blazers, Wembanyama, Scoot Offer Hope

The Jazz got their first win of the Will Hardy era downing the Blazers while Victor Wembanyama and Scoot Henderson put on a show in Las Vegas.
4 days ago
Jordan-Clarkson-Utah-Jazz...
Ben Anderson

Jazz Beat Trail Blazers For First Win Of New Era

The Utah Jazz got the first win of their new era beating the Portland Trail Blazers 118-101 fueled by 19 points by Jordan Clarkson.
4 days ago
Utah-Jazz-Malik-Beasley...
Ben Anderson

Malik Beasley Leaves Jazz Game With Ankle Injury

Malik Beasley played just eight minutes in his second outing for the Utah Jazz before leaving the game with a left ankle sprain. 
4 days ago
Utah Jazz Release Hype Video For NBA Playoffs