The Rockets ended the regular season on Tuesday and have had five days to prepare for the Jazz.
Utah, on the other hand, converted only 39% from the field, and made just 7 of 27 from deep (25.9%).
"Their physicality defensively disrupted us", Jazz coach Quin Snyder said.
The Nuggets, making their first playoff appearance in six years, trailed most of the night. When they do collapse, do a better job of finding each other.
"We didn't let Jokic play as he wanted and they didn't let LaMarcus play as much as he wanted", Popovich said.
But the former Kentucky standout went cold in Denver's Game 1 loss to the San Antonio Spurs on Saturday night, scoring just 17 points on 8 of 24 shooting from the field while failing to make a single three-pointer.
Houston was up by 15 in the fourth quarter before Harden, who had eight rebounds, scored six points in a 9-2 run that stretched the lead to 108-86 with four minutes left and both teams cleared their benches about a minute after that.
Popovich said it was a wash because Aldridge, who was 6-for-19 for 15 points, really didn't get going, either. "There were a lot of things we needed to do better". Chris Paul added 14 points with seven assists. BIG NUMBER 15 • Houston's big advantage, not surprisingly, came beyond the 3-point arc, where the Rockets drained 15 triples to Utah's seven.
The presidency released photos showing Haftar, dressed in a blue suit, sitting with Sisi and his head of intelligence Abbas Kamel. The fighting has killed 121 people, mainly fighters, and wounded another 561, according to United Nations tallies.
Tory grandees have raised the possibility of a change in the rules governing challenges to the party leader. Sources suggested a the chancellor, Philip Hammond, could meet the shadow chancellor, John McDonnell.
A witness Friday at the mall told WCCO that the child's mother was screaming that someone had thrown her child from the balcony. The 24-year-old is being held at the Bloomington Police Department and is being charged with one count of attempted homicide.
Johnson inadvertently hit the ball on his practice swing, sending it caroming off the tee marker on the right. Luckily for Johnson, the rules actually helped him on this one, and Johnson knew the rule immediately.
The complaint says Aranda approached a woman who was waiting for the restaurant to open and asked her to buy him something. Potts believes this most recent incident is isolated and said the Mall of America continues to be a very safe place to go.
The children, ages 8 and 3, were dead at the scene, although both parents, who were in the front seat, escaped injury, he said. At least three children have been killed during an outbreak of severe weather that has been hitting the south this weekend.
While the Deer have plenty of ammo offensively to win games, it's their defense that will lead them to the promised land. Brown improved enormously after the All-Star break, raising his three-point shooting percentage by nearly 10 per cent.
It's been just over 24 hours since the budget was released and there's still many questions about what's in the lengthy document. It said that current prohibitions on the activity in the province is sending revenue to so-called "grey market" websites.
Uber's business includes other services; for example, Uber Eats, Uber Freight, and dockless e-bike and e-scooter rentals. The company has listed driver dissatisfaction as a likely reason for decline in the number of platform users.
Modi says India undermined Pakistan nuclear threat
But its Prime Minister Imran Khan did call on both sides to pull back from the brink in February because of the "weapons we have". Shortly afterwards, Pakistani jets were reported to have headed into Indian airspace, prompting India to respond.
Virat Kohli's captaincy blasted on eve of IPL
Looking forward to working with @cricbuzz again ... "Honestly, I believe if Virat doesn't perform then also the team can win". So I suggest, if you don't have a ready number four batsman, you can consider Pujara", Ganguly told reporters on Tuesday.
Game Of Thrones Quiz: Who Said It - Jon Snow Or Ned Stark?
With the final season of Game of Thrones just a day away, we bring you a recap of the previous season to refresh your memory. As a result, subscribers to either Dish service have been unable to subscribe to an HBO package through their TV provider.
Delta reduces seat recline on select planes by 2 inches
Flights may be more comfortable for passengers, especially those who want to work on their computers, Mayerowitz added. Delta expects it will take two months to change all of Delta's A320s which includes about 62 planes in the fleet.
Punter scores record win on Tiger Woods' Masters victory
Tiger Woods celebrated in style after returning to the winner's circle and claiming a historic 15th major title at the Masters . The win comes 22 years after his first win at Augusta in 1997, and 14 his since his previous triumph on the course in 2005.
Here's what's new in Fortnite's 8.30 Patch
Once you get that, you can go to any Fortnite Reboot Van and initiate the revival process. Your team member comes back with a common/grey pistol, 100 wood, and 100 health.