Royce O’Neale # 23 of Utah Jazz celebrates a play during a game against the Memphis Grizzlies at Vivint Smart Home Arena on March 26, 2021 in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by Alex Goodlett / Getty Images)
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah –The Utah Jazz posted a hyped NBA playoff video ahead of the team’s opening round game.
The Jazz shared the video on social media on Saturday, May 22.
Utah begins the playoffs with a first-round game against the Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday, May 23.
The hyped video highlighted the Jazz’s three-point shooting, home court advantage and more.
The Jazz enter the playoffs with the best record in the league after finishing the regular season 52-20, including 31-5 at Vivint Arena.
Utah will own the home court advantage during the playoffs.
Memphis will arrive in Utah after defeating the San Antonio Spurs and Golden State Warriors in a pair of NBA Play-In games to claim the No. 8 seed in the Western Conference.
The Grizzlies finished the regular season 38-34, including 20-16 on the road.
Utah won the series of the season with Memphis, 3-0.
The Jazz and Grizzlies will play their first game of the opening round on Sunday, May 23 at 7:30 p.m. (EDT). Jazz employees prepared Vivint Arena for a Game One “whiteout” by placing white shirts for fans to wear on the seats in the hall.
The game will air on TNT, AT&T SportsNet and 97.5 FM.