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sltrib.com Mar 17Houston • The Utah Jazz lost in spectacular fashion Monday night, falling 124-86 to a Houston Rockets team playing without all-star center Dwight Howard. Rockets forward Terrence Ross scored a game high 30 points in the blowout. After watching the Spurs…Upvote Share Tweet
Jazz trail Houston 60-41at the halfsltrib.com Mar 17Houston • The Rockets all-star center Dwight Howard isn’t in uniform tonight, and is instead spending the evening resting a mildly strained ankle. Good thing for the Jazz. If he were playing, things might be even worse. After two quarters at the Toyota …Upvote Share TweetHouston Rockets center Dwight Howard is out against the Utah Jazz with a mild left ankle strain.Upvote Share Tweet
Ten Before Tip: NBA news from Mondaynba.com Mar 17? Rockets center Dwight Howard is a late scratch for tonight's game against the Jazz with a sprained left ankle. The team has listed the big man's status as day-to-day. Omer Asik is expected to start in Howard's absence.Upvote Share Tweetsaltcityhoops.com Mar 17Photo by Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images Third-year Jazz guard Alec Burks has frequently been the topic of my adulation this season in all aspects, but particularly for his rapid improvement on the defensive side of the ball. He’s made a noticea…Upvote Share Tweet
Rockets Cruise Without HowardMar 17Omer Asik stepped in for Dwight Howard and posted a double-double of 12 points and 11 boards in the Rockets' 124-86 win over the Jazz.
Jones: 'We Need This Win'Mar 17Rockets forward Terrence Jones talks about the importance of getting a win over the Jazz.