UTAH JAZZ

Jazz Host Nuggets On 90s Decade Night

Jan 10, 2024, 2:32 PM

Walker-Kessler-Utah-Jazz-Denver-Nuggets-NBA...

Walker Kessler #24 of the Utah Jazz scores on an alley-oop dunk in the first half during an NBA game at Pepsi Center on December 10, 2022 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

(Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah Jazz will look to keep their hot streak alive when they host the Denver Nuggets on Wednesday night.

The Jazz have won eight of their last ten games and 11 out of 15 dating back to mid-December.

The Nuggets meanwhile own the third-best record in the Western Conference at 26-12.

Jazz Look To Maintain Momentum Against Nuggets

Along with the Boston Celtics, the Jazz have the best record in the NBA over their last 10 games.

During the stretch, the Jazz have wins over the Milwaukee Bucks, Philadelphia 76ers, Dallas Mavericks, and the Miami Heat.

Forward Lauri Markkanen has returned to All-Star form averaging 24 points and 8.8 rebounds while shooting 50 percent from the floor and 39 percent from the three-point line.

Guard Collin Sexton is also playing his best basketball of the season averaging 21.2 points and 4.8 assists since assuming a starting role.

Jazz Celebrate 90s Teams Against Nuggets

The Jazz will be celebrating their rosters of the 90s when they host the Nuggets.

Notable former Jazz players Greg Ostertag, Jeff Malone, and Bryon Russell will be at the Delta Center to be recognized for their achievements with the organization.

Sign up for the new Jazz Notes newsletter! Receive game updates, exclusive analysis and chances to win Jazz tickets.

In 700 appearances with the Jazz, Ostertag averaged 4.9 points, 5.7 rebounds, and 1.8 blocks while making 318 starts.

Over three and a half seasons in Utah, Malone averaged 18.5 points, 2.6 rebounds, and 1.9 assists while shooting 50 percent from the floor.

Over nine seasons with the Jazz Russell averaged 9.2 points, 3.8 rebounds, and 1.4 assists in 26 minutes per game and 366 starts.

How To Watch Jazz And Nuggets

The Jazz will face the Kings on Wednesday at 8 pm MST in Salt Lake City. The game will be televised on ESPN and KJZZ, streamed on Jazz+, and can be heard on 97.5 The KSL Sports Zone.


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


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.

Ben Anderson is the Utah Jazz insider for KSL Sports and the co-host of Jake and Ben from 10-12p with Jake Scott on 97.5 The KSL Sports Zone. Find Ben on Twitter at @BensHoops or on Instagram @BensHoops.

  • Utah Jazz Scoreboard

  • Utah Jazz Team Leaders

  • Utah Jazz Standings

Utah Jazz

Lauri-Markkannen-Utah-Jazz-NBA...

Kyle Ireland

Lauri Markkanen Ruled Out For Wizards-Jazz Game

Jazz forward Lauri Markkanen landed on the team's injury report and was ruled out for Utah's game against the Washington Wizards.

18 hours ago

Caitlin-Clark-Iowa-Hawkeyes-NCAA...

The Associated Press

Iowa’s Caitlin Clark Passes Pete Maravich As All-Time NCAA Division I Scorer

Caitlin Clark of Iowa passes the late Pete Maravich as the all-time NCAA Division I scorer with her 3,668th point.

24 hours ago

Utah Jazz guard Keyonte George...

Ben Anderson

Keyonte George Scores 31 In Jazz Loss To Heat

The Utah Jazz fell to 0-3 on their Eastern Conference road trip with a loss to the Miami Heat despite 31 points from rookie Keyonte George.

2 days ago

Talen-Horton-Tucker-Utah-Jazz-NBA...

Ben Anderson

Jazz Drop Third Straight With Loss To Heat

The Utah Jazz went winless on their three-game Eastern Conference road trip after losing to the Miami Heat 126-120.

2 days ago

Keyonte-George-Utah-Jazz-NBA...

Kyle Ireland

Keyonte George Hits Sixth Three-Pointer During Jazz-Heat Game

Keyonte George continued his hot shooting in the second half by knocking down his sixth three-pointer of Utah's game against the Miami Heat.

2 days ago

Keyonte-George-Utah-Jazz-NBA...

Kyle Ireland

Jazz Rookie Keyonte George Knocks Down Three In Face Of Heat Defender

Jazz guard Keyonte George buried a deep three-pointer in the face of a defender during Utah's game against the Miami Heat.

2 days ago

Sponsored Articles

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!

Follow @kslsports...

The Road Home Mediathon 2023

The KSL Sports Zone and KSLSports.com are proud to support the all-day Mediathon 2023 at the Road Home, an annual tradition to raise money and other essential items for the Road Home, a Homeless Shelter.

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.

Jordan-Clarkson-Utah-Jazz...

KSL Digital Sales

Notable Moments From The Utah Jazz Season… So Far

At the beginning of the season, the Utah Jazz were second to last. Now they rank in the top 10 teams in the Western Conference.

Jazz Host Nuggets On 90s Decade Night