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UTAH JAZZ (22-11) vs. MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES (14-18) Game #34 • Home Game #18 • EnergySolutions Arena • SALT LAKE CITY January 1, 2011 • 7 p.m. (MT) • TV: FSN Utah RADIO: 1320 AM KFNZ/B98.7 FM and 1600 AM ESPN DEPORTE Injury Report

Injury Report  
UTAH
Andrei Kirilenko – GAMETIME DECISION (lower back strain)
C.J. Miles – GAMETIME DECISION (flu) 
Mehmet Okur – TO BE DETERMINED (lower back strain 

MEMPHIS 
Rudy Gay Stomach Virus via @JonRinehart Twitter (Jazz PR Guy) 
Xavier Henry (sore right knee) is day-to-day
 
Previous Game
The Utah Jazz won 94-85 on Dec 6th, CJ had 20 off the bench. . The Utah Jazz lead the all time series 43-14 and have won 7 in a row @ the ESA. 

Mathup of the Night
 
There are two matchups to watch tonight and for different reasons.

 Deron Vs Conley, I am interested to see how Deron reacts after his recent comments in the Trib about how the team is not as good as their record would say they are. I am also interested to see how Conley responds after "hitting" the potential game winner, until Tyreke Evans did his thing. 

Gasol Vs Jefferson. I really like the way Gasol plays and think that he is much tougher/meaner than his brother. Memphis leads the league in points in the paint (47.8), which is an area that the Jazz have struggled at times at this season. Jefferson needs to match Gasol's toughness and rebound something fierce tonight. 

Our Thoughts
 Kalun-
 The Utah Jazz should dominate from start to finish. Millsap goes of for 25 and 12. 

Scotty- The Jazz have to learn their lesson tonight, don't get behind. Look for some of the players that have been inactive if they play tonight to come back gangbusters. Cj Ak Memo. 

Jimmy-  If this is not a double digit win....then there is something wrong with the us. If you didn't read Deron's thoughts from the trib this thought goes right along with what Deron said. Here is the link. 

Predictions

 Utah Jazz 109 Memphis 94