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How to Watch Clippers-Jazz Game 5

The Clippers and Jazz will do battle tonight in a crucial Game 5.

NBA: Playoffs-Los Angeles Clippers at Utah Jazz Chris Nicoll-USA TODAY Sports

The Clippers showed good fight in Game 4, but ultimately weren’t able to close the deal without Blake Griffin in the lineup. The Jazz got Rudy Gobert back, but subsequently lost Gordon Hayward during the game as he battled food poisoning. He’s going to be back in the lineup tonight for Utah, while our favorite large adult son, Austin Rivers, will step back into the Clippers’ rotation after missing several weeks with a hamstring issue.

The Clips have home court advantage in what is now a best-of-3 series, though that hasn’t exactly meant much to either side through the first four contests. How can you catch tonight’s crucial Game 5?

How to Watch

Date/Time: Tuesday, April 25th, 2017 at 7:30pm Pacific.

Venue: Staples Center, Los Angeles, California

Officials: Scott Foster, John Goble, Ron Garretson, Brian Forte (alternate)

TV: Prime Ticket (LA local), ROOT Sports (Salt Lake City local), TNT

Radio: KEIB 1150 (LA local), KZNS (Utah local)

Probable Starters

Los Angeles Clippers: Chris Paul, J.J. Redick, Luc Richard Mbah a Moute, Marreese Speights, DeAndre Jordan

Utah Jazz: George Hill, Joe Ingles, Gordon Hayward, Derrick Favors, Rudy Gobert

Key Reserves:

Los Angeles Clippers: Austin Rivers, Raymond Felton, Jamal Crawford

Utah Jazz: Joe Johnson, Rodney Hood, Jeff Withey, Boris Diaw

Deep Bench:

Los Angeles Clippers: Alan Anderson, Brandon Bass, Paul Pierce, Wesley Johnson

Utah Jazz: Dante Exum, Raul Neto, Trey Lyles


Los Angeles Clippers: Blake Griffin (toe) OUT

Utah Jazz: Alec Burks (knee) OUT

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SLC Dunk’s perspective on things

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