The Jazz's other Australian, Dante Exum, was also not as effective in guarding Houston's leader James Harden, who controlled the game with 25 points and 12 assists. Some of them were contested.
"It's tough losing two games here, but they still have to win one more game", said Raul Neto. Utah owns a 103-94 edge in the all-time regular season series though the Rockets swept the four game regular season series this season, capped by a 96-85 road win on February 26.
The Jazz defense has actually been better without Gobert out there as a result of Utah's approach.
Game four is in New Orleans on Sunday. The Jazz went 3-0 at the Vivint Smart Home Arena against the Thunder in the opening round so there was plenty of optimism.
Houston is 36-3 when they hold opponents under 100 points, while Utah is 37-7. Later in the quarter after making a free throw, he again made consecutive baskets for the Jazz on a floater with his left hand and another drive up the right side. The Jazz is sputtering at the charity stripe, cashing in only 68.1 of their chances.
But somehow, the Clippers suffered one of the biggest collapses in National Basketball Association history by losing three straight games by double digits to be eliminated 4-3. They'll give everything they got.
"We stayed confident", said Rockets forward Trevor Ariza, who also was a member of the team in 2015. Harden, an MVP candidate, only shot 8 of 22 from the field and 1 of 7 from three. If the Rockets continue to defend at a high level, their offense will be enough to carry them to a game 5 win.
Asked to elaborate on the 3-1 lead's significance given that history during their post-game press conference, Paul and Harden both demurred. At one point late in the second quarter, New Orleans was 10-of-15 from 3, while Golden State was just 5-of-15. He's averaging a mere 18 points on 32.5 percent shooting this series. Jae Crowder, Royce O'Neale and Alek Burks in particular combined to hit one-of-12 attempts from beyond the three-point line. They hit 79.2 percent at the charity stripe.
Now, on the brink of elimination facing a 3-1 deficit, the Utah Jazz will head back to Houston for Game 5.
Instagram To Add Music To Posts, Code Reveals
It could also pose a threat to rival platforms and apps, but that of course depends on how well it takes off with Instagram users. This feature looks to give Instagram an edge over Musical.ly, an app which is starting to gain popularity among the youth.
Capela was a force in Game 4, recording six blocks, 12 points, 15 rebounds and finishing with a plus-3 rating. Five of Capela's swats were in the final three minutes of the game as the Rockets outscored the Jazz 50-42 in the paint.
While Utah has slowed Houston's prolific three point shooting in the last three games of the series, the fact remains that the Jazz is in a 3-1 hole.
Even assuming the Jazz will lose Tuesday in Houston, this season will remain memorable.
"No guarantees", Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni said pregame, "but I think they got our attention and smacked us good [in Game 2]". Donovan Mitchell and Joe Ingles handled the ball as well. Any minor push by the Jazz was met with a full shoulder charge, barraging them with 3s and downhill rim attacks.
Magic Johnson said on Twitter that he thought the Clippers could win the championship.
Rubio suffered his injury in Game 6 of Utah's first-round series against Oklahoma City.
Exum left Sunday's Game 4 in the second half and didn't return, and TNT's broadcast captured him grimacing in clear pain on his way to the locker room.
"The bigger the game the better Draymond plays", coach Steve Kerr said, "the more intense he is, the more focus he has".
Melania Trump , almost 16 months into her tenure as first lady, has at last revealed her formal platform: " Be Best ". The first lady made headlines for her compassionate reaction when one of the children accidentally spilled his drink.
Casey, looking for a spark to save the season - and maybe his job - switched starting lineups for the second straight game. In his last three home games, James has made two last-second shots and scored 45 points in a win-or-else Game 7.
Shire shareholders will grab $30.33 (£22.42) in cash and 0.839 new Takeda shares, unchanged from the company's final offer. In addition, Takeda is considering consolidating Shire's operations into its own in Boston, Switzerland and Singapore .
Asked about whether there have been approaches already made, Wenger said: "Yes!" I'm not even analysing or considering anything. The soon to be ex-manager of Arsenal - Arsene Wenger , confirmed the news ahead of the Gunners' game with Leicester City .
The Red Sox and Yankees rivalry is legendary, with both teams having played in the American League for more than a century. It has already been announced that Oakland and Seattle will play next season's opener at the Tokyo Dome on March 20-21.
Despite the scandal and the investigations user growth on Facebook does not seem to have been affected. The Cambridge Analytica privacy scandal erupted on 16 March, prompting the hashtag #deletefacebook.
US Commerce Department imposed a ban last month forbidding US companies from selling hardware and software to ZTE. Smartphone manufacturer ZTE shut down its operations, inflicted by the sanctions imposed by the United States.
On the same day LaToya Cantrell was making women's history in New Orleans, chef Nina Compton was making some in Chicago. The awards are often referred to as "The Oscars of Food", and the Triangle has a legacy of taking home honors.
However, if that season left you a bit unfulfilled, let me assure you that Season 5 will not make that same mistake. A development which will help Lindsay as she begins her campaign for Congress, to become "part of the problem".
Sears pops after getting cozier with Amazon
During the ordering process, there is an option to choose to have the tires shipped to the location and have them installed there. Back in December Amazon started selling Sears' DieHard products such as jump starters and battery chargers.
Walmart e-entry makes India attractive to global majors
Binny Bansal, Group Chairman at Flipkart , will continue to serve the company , after the completion of acquisition process. He started his career with an IT firm Techspan in 2005 and then joined Amazon Web Services in January 2006.
Bungie Brings Warmind Expansion to Destiny 2
Will you be playing this new content? See the trailer, complete with a look at a few of the brand new Exotic weapons, below. Destiny Warmind will be available on PS4, Xbox One and PC on May 8 alongside a couple of hotfixes, update 1.2.0 and 188.8.131.52.
Armenia revolutionary leader Pashinyan wins PM vote
It has been an unlikely rise to power in the post-Soviet republic of about three million for the former newspaper editor. The Armenian parliament voted 59-42 Tuesday to elect Pashinian, who headed weeks of huge protests.
Lebanon awaits election results, turnout at 49 percent
The prime minister also said that the global community should look at the results of Lebanon's election in a "very positive way". Preliminary results showed two from the Kollouna Watani coalition, Paula Yacoubian and Joumana Haddad, gaining seats in Beirut.
Compass Group PLC (LON:CPG) Analyst Ratings as of May 6, 2018
Ticker's shares touched GBX 1641 during the last trading session after 1.74% change.easyJet plc has volume of 1.90 million shares. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 26th will be paid a dividend of GBX 2.90 ($0.04) per share on Friday, May 25th.
Man dies in alleged road rage incident near Kansas City
A Missouri man killed in a roadside stabbing Saturday night has been identified as a member of the state's Air National Guard. Police told KCTV5 initial witness reports indicate that two men were fighting beside the road, outside their vehicle.
Sonam Kapoor-Anand Ahuja's Wedding: The Starry Affair
The wedding ceremony on May 8 will be followed by a grand reception in the evening at a five-star hotel in Andheri. Bollywood's fashionista Sonam looked radiant in a peach and grey ethnic outfit as she sat down for her henna.