SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 Sports) – The NBA schedule was released on Monday, and the Utah Jazz will open the 2017-18 regular season schedule at home against the Denver Nuggets on October 18th at the newly renovated Vivint Smart Home Arena.
Utah’s first road opener then comes two days later on October 20th against the Minnesota Timberwolves. The regular season will conclude on April 11 at Portland Trail Blazers.
Gordon Hayward’s much anticipated return to Salt Lake City is set for March 28th when the Boston Celtics make their only appearance in Utah.
Other home Jazz games of note include two contests against the 2017 NBA Champion Golden State Warriors in Salt Lake City on January 30 and on April 10, and one home game against the Eastern Conference Champion Cleveland Cavaliers on December 30.
Utah is also scheduled to appear on national television 11 times, including two TNT broadcasts (Dec. 7, Dec, 21), five ESPN broadcasts (Nov. 28, Jan.19, March 2, March 28, April 11) as well as four NBA TV appearances (Dec. 9, Dec. 27, Feb. 5, March 25).
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