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Jazz circuits Chisholm Jr. in Marlins’ loss to Nationals

MIAMI – Hours before breaking up a homeless drought in the Marlins’ 7-3 loss to the Nationals on Thursday night at LoanDepot, Jazz Chisholm Jr. trained early at batting under the tutelage of the coaching staff. He worked to stay in the ball, crediting teammate Miguel Rojas for recommending the …

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Utah Jazz goalie Donovan Mitchell to skip the Olympics

His 2019 World Cup experience and the excellent playing seasons that followed earned him an invitation to the roster, but he retired to rest his injured right ankle. (Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune) Utah Jazz goalie Donovan Mitchell (45) is slow to get up after being fouled by …

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Jazz legend John Stockton in vaccine conspiracy documentary

Utah Jazz legend John Stockton appears to have bigger concerns than the potential elimination of his former team from the playoffs. As the Jazz face a 3-2 deficit heading into Friday night’s Game 6 against the Cilppers, a video of the NBA’s assists leader’s appearance in an anti-vaccine documentary was …

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Hawks rally to beat 76ers; Top Jazz without Kawhi Clippers

Atlanta Hawks’ Trae Young (11) tries a shot against Philadelphia 76ers Joel Embiid (21), Matisse Thybulle (22) and Seth Curry (31) in the second half of Game 5 in a playoff series second round NBA basketball tournament, Wednesday, June 16, 2021, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo / Matt Slocum) Matt Slocum …

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Mitchell sets the tone for jazz, Paul drives the suns west

The Phoenix Suns are waiting. A series of sweeps over the Denver Nuggets means Monty Williams’ side qualify for the Western Conference Finals, where they will meet either the Utah Jazz or the Los Angeles Clippers. In the East, meanwhile, the Brooklyn Nets and Milwaukee Bucks are a prime example …

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Where I would rather be: at the Wellington Jazz Festival

Trip June 13, 2021 2:00 AM3 minutes to read St John’s Winter Village offers private dining in outdoor igloos on the waterfront. Photo / Supplied Today is the last day of the Wellington Jazz Festival, and there is still a lot to do, with dozens of concerts. Catch Cuban Sound …

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Clippers vs. Jazz – Match Recap – June 10, 2021

SALT LAKE CITY – – Donovan Mitchell’s score propelled the Utah Jazz into the lead and their defense closed the door. Mitchell scored 37 points and the Jazz forced nine straight misses to outlast Los Angeles Clippers 117-111 on Thursday night and take a 2-0 lead in their Western Conference …

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The five great moments of the first weekend

Vermont has been waiting for this for over a year. Vermont was waiting for the chance to meet again. the Burlington Discover Jazz Festival, which began its 10-day run on Friday, is the first large-scale public rally for the state since the COVID-19 pandemic shut down everything that looks like …

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Vijay Iyer on Uneasy Album, Jazz and Music About Injustice

Illustration: Iris Gottlieb When you think of jazz, you might think of La La Land, luxury car commercials or fancy dinners. Cool, sophisticated, complex, jazz today seems to signify the epitome of class and taste. For pianist Vijay Iyer, this point of view is completely wrong about music. Jazz is …

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Are the Utah Jazz the Gonzaga Bulldogs of the NBA?

With the Utah Jazz on the cusp of qualifying for the second round of the NBA Playoffs, a prominent radio voice recently compared them to a college program that, perhaps ironically, holds a special place in the heart of many jazz fans. Earlier this week, Colin Cowherd said “Utah is …

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A new venue inspired by Thai jazz bars in Poole

A COCKTAIL bar inspired by Chiang Mai in Thailand is about to come to the heart of Poole. Nusara Thai has announced that it is taking over the former Grade II listed Royal Navy command headquarters building in the Old Town. The development of the site will involve an investment …

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Announcement of Jazz and Wine evenings at Spindletop

The Spindletop Gladys City Museum announces its first two Jazz and Wine evenings scheduled for Friday April 23 and Friday June 18. Jazz and Wine Nights are simply music and drinks with old friends and new friends. Come relax on a Friday night. Bring your friends and listen to great …

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Jazz rally fails as Grizzlies claim victory in Salt Lake opener

Mike Conley knows better than anyone how gritty the Memphis Grizzlies can be. “The Grizzlies are and always have been a hard-working team and have been a hard-working organization,” said Conley, who spent 12 seasons at Memphis, before the series began. Everyone in Utah now knows that too. The Grizzlies …

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The West Virginia Jazz Society hosts an evening of live music

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. – On Saturday, the West Virginia Jazz Society hosted an evening of fun and entertainment at the Benedum Civic Center in Bridgeport. The event presented a series of what some call post-pandemic music performances with the aim of society to have live music in a safe and healthy …

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Can the Suns or Jazz win over the West?

The Western Conference playoff talks will be dominated by the No.4 seed and the team that couldn’t even secure a top-six spot and had to work in the fork via the play-in tournament. Imagine being the Utah Jazz or the Phoenix Suns. The Jazz and the Suns must be feeling …

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Jazz Fest is part of the legacy of “Jazz Hero” Norman Vickers

Sandra Averhart introduces Dr. Norman Vickers. Jazz Pensacola’s founding member and executive director emeritus has been named Jazz Hero 2021 by the Jazz Journalists Association. After a one-year hiatus due to the pandemic, the 37th Pensacola Jazz Festival was held in the historic square of Seville last weekend (May 15-16). …

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San Francisco Jazz Festival publishes 2021 events program

The San Francisco Jazz Festival goes virtual in 2021. The multi-week event, presented by SFJAZZ, will begin on June 4 and run through June 25 and will feature nearly two dozen archival performances. The festival will feature artists such as Melissa Aldana, Brian Blade & The Fellowship Band, Jazzmeia Horn, …

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Azzaam Hameed & Friends to open Jazz on Jay concert series

Azzaam Hameed & Friends will launch the 2021 Jazz on Jay Free Outdoor Summer Concert Series on Thursday, June 10, it was announced today. GAZETTE COVER Ensure access to everything we do, today and every day, check out our subscription page to DailyGazette.com/Subscribe “MVP Health Care is proud to support …

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Glenn Close’s carefully curated spoken word jazz album is a calculator ready for change-Entertainment News, Firstpost

Transformation: Personal Stories of Change, Acceptance and Evolution is a more philosophical than free jazz album, more a chronicle of social change than a quiet listening track. In perhaps the most transformative time of our lives, celebrates actress Glenn Close’s carefully curated speech with the jazz album Transformation: personal stories …

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Jazz celebrates seed, get ready for the playoffs

Utah Jazz ends regular season with best NBA record by: Josh Witzel Posted: May 17, 2021 / 9:22 p.m. MDT / Update: May 17, 2021 / 9:22 p.m. MDT SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 Sports) – The Utah Jazz achieved the best NBA record before the playoffs. As they want to …

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