Utah Jazz Release Hype Video For NBA Playoffs

May 22, 2021, 11:28 AM
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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)
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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.

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