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Social Media Jabs Possible Jazz Finals Run After Lakers Exit From Playoffs

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Nick Young #0 of the Los Angeles Lakers shoots over Derrick Favors #15 of the Utah Jazz at Staples Center on October 22, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Basketball fans, including analysts and a former NBA player, took shots at the Utah Jazz potentially making a run to the NBA Finals.

Tweets flooded social media after the Phoenix Suns eliminated the reigning champion Los Angeles Lakers from the postseason on June 3.

After the Lakers exit from the NBA Playoffs, basketball fans were less than excited about the potential of the Jazz making a run to the Finals.

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The Jazz advanced from the first round with a 4-1 series victory over the Memphis Grizzlies.

Utah will play either the Los Angeles Clippers or Dallas Mavericks in the Western Conference Semifinals. The Suns will play the Denver Nuggets in the other West semifinal series.

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