UTAH JAZZ

Fan Spills Drink On Radio Controls At Jazz Game, Causes Technical Issues

Oct 31, 2023, 2:01 PM

John-Collins-Utah-Jazz-NBA-Radio...

John Collins #20 of the Utah Jazz (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

(Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

DENVER – When the Denver Nuggets hosted the Utah Jazz on Monday, a fan spilled his beer on David Locke and Utah’s radio controls causing technical issues on the broadcast.

The incident caused the radio crew to miss most of the first quarter.

After cleaning the area and troubleshooting, Locke and the crew were able to get back on the air following the conclusion of the first quarter.

Jake Scott and Tim LaComb hopped over to continue the broadcast while the crew in Ball Arena worked to get everything working.

Jazz Drop To Defending Champs On Road

The Utah Jazz got strong play from their frontcourt, but it wasn’t enough as they fell to the Denver Nuggets 110-102.

Lauri Markkanen, Walker Kessler, and John Collins combined for 64 points and 36 rebounds in a breakout performance, though the Jazz fell to 1-3 on the season.

Nikola Jokic recorded 27 point, 10 rebound, 11 assist triple-double to improve the Nuggets to 4-0.

The Jazz struck a healthy balance in their frontcourt for the first time this season as each starting big man made major contributions to the roster.

Collins scored 13 of his 15 points in the first half, giving the team a much-needed spark in the second quarter scoring easily in the paint, stepping out and hitting a three, and earning three trips to the free-throw line.

“There were way more positive things coming out of tonight than negative,” Will Hardy said after the game. “Obviously we would have preferred to win, but that’s a very good basketball team.”

Are you on Threads yet? Let’s connect, give us a follow @kslsports

Chandler Holt is a co-host for the Jazz Notes podcast and a Digital Sports Producer for KSLSports.com, specializing in all things basketball and football. Follow Chandler on Twitter @ChandlerHoltKSL or on Threads @chandlerho1t.

Take us with you, wherever you go.

Download the new & improved KSL Sports app from Utah’s sports leader. You can stream live radio, video and stay up to date on all of your favorite teams.

  • Utah Jazz Scoreboard

  • Utah Jazz Team Leaders

  • Utah Jazz Standings

Utah Jazz

Ron Holland #0 of G League Ignite reacts with teammate Matas Buzelis #13...

Ben Anderson

Utah Jazz Mailbag: Which Draft Picks Fit Jazz Best?

Welcome to the Utah Jazz mailbag where every week our NBA insiders answer your questions on social media about your favorite team.

6 hours ago

Jared McCain #0 high-fives Kyle Filipowski #30 of the Duke Blue Devils...

Ben Anderson

Utah Jazz Draft Prospects: Filipowski, McCain, Walter, Missi

At look at Jared McCain, Kyle Filipowski, Ja'Kobe Walter, and Yves Missi, and how they'd each fit with the Utah Jazz in the NBA Draft.

1 day ago

Rudy Gobert #27 of the Minnesota Timberwolves...

Ben Anderson

Rudy Gobert Shares Photos Of New Baby

Minnesota Timberwolves center Rudy Gobert shared photos of his son after becoming a first-time father Monday morning.

1 day ago

Utah Jazz guard Keyonte George at the Salt Lake City Summer League...

Ben Anderson

Salt Lake City Summer League Tip Times Announced

Tip times for the Utah Jazz, Memphis Grizzlies, Oklahoma City Thunder, and Philadelphia 76ers at the Salt Lake Summer League were announced. 

1 day ago

The 2023 NBA Draft at Barclays Center...

Ben Anderson

Utah Jazz Draft Prospect: French Forward Tidjane Salaun

French forward Tidjane Salaun is projected to be selected in the lottery of the 2024 NBA Draft where the Utah Jazz own the tenth pick.

5 days ago

Devin Carter #22 of the Providence Friars...

Ben Anderson

Utah Jazz Draft Prospect: Providence Guard Devin Carter

Providence guard Devin Carter is projected to be selected in the lottery of the 2024 NBA Draft where the Utah Jazz own the tenth pick.

6 days ago

Sponsored Articles

...

KSL Sports

Utah Hockey Newsletter: Sign Up Now

Want to get the latest info on Utah's newest sports franchise? Sign up for the Utah Hockey newsletter!

Hans & Scotty's Day of Adoption...

Hans & Scotty’s Day Of Adoption

Join the KSL Sports Zone for Hans & Scotty's Day of Adoption, in partnership with the Humane Society of Utah, on June 25th, 2024!

ksl-sports-newsletter...

KSL Sports

KSL Sports Newsletter: Sign Up Now

Sign up today for the KSL Sports newsletter. Get the latest Utah sports news delivered to your inbox.

...

KSL Sports

Jazz Notes Newsletter: Sign Up Now

Sign up today for the Jazz Notes newsletter. Get insider analysis, game recaps and opportunities to win tickets!

3 kids wearing real salt lake jerseys smiling...

Real Salt Lake

6 Reasons You Need to Experience a RSL Matchday

RSL Games are a great way to spend time with your family with fun activities, good food, and traditions you can only experience at the field.

High angle view of the beautiful Rose Bowl Stadium...

KSL Digital Sales

How to Prepare for the 2023 Rose Bowl

Everything you need to know to plan your 2023 Rose Bowl trip in Pasadena, California. This year, the Utes will face Penn State.

Fan Spills Drink On Radio Controls At Jazz Game, Causes Technical Issues