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Donovan Mitchell might be playing hurt with a sprained right ankle, but it hasn’t mattered. Midway through the third quarter, he was up to 28 points, seven assists and seven rebounds. Rudy takes a hard fall. Rudy Gobert took a hard fall midway though the first quarter after biting on...
Clarkson had 21 points (8-16 FG, 2-6 3pt, 3-3 FT), four rebounds, two assists and a steal in 26 minutes during Friday's 131-119 loss to the Clippers. On the stat sheet, Clarkson looks like he had a very solid game, but he actually only really had an excellent quarter because all 21 of his points were scored in the second quarter. He shot 66 percent from the floor and at one point scored 17 straight points. He disappeared at all other stages of the game but finished with an excellent season, averaging a career-best 18.4 points and 3.1 three-pointers per game while earning the 2021 Sixth Man of the Year award.
Sixth Man of the Year Jordan Clarkson wasn't always a high-profile player. He had stints with the Cleveland Cavaliers and Los Angeles Lakers, both of which resulted in him eventually finding a new franchise. He settled with the Jazz, and it's been a home run for both sides.
Jordan Clarkson made his presence felt for the Cleveland Cavaliers in a big way for much of the time he was playing for the Wine and Gold. Clarkson was acquired via trade near the 2018 deadline, to go with current Cav Larry Nance Jr., from the Los Angeles Lakers, and though he started out hot, cooled off.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – NBA Sixth Man of the Year Jordan Clarkson converted an offensive rebound into a made basket after multiple attempts during Game 3 between the Utah Jazz and Los Angeles Clippers. The Clippers hosted the Jazz at Staples Center for Game 2 of the Western Conference...
Jordan Clarkson: NBA star helps food truck graffitied with anti-Asian slur, says there's 'no room' for racist incidents
(CNN) — Utah Jazz guard Jordan Clarkson says there is "just no room" for racist incidents days after helping a food truck which had been graffitied with an anti-Asian racial slur and offensive images. Clarkson came to the aid of the World Famous Yum Yum Food Truck -- a Filipino...
After a popular Filipino food truck was vandalized with anti-Asian slurs, the owners received unexpected help from Utah Jazz player Jordan Clarkson. Ben Pierce said he woke up Sunday morning in Layton, about 25 miles from Salt Lake City, to find his World Famous Yum Yum Food Truck vandalized with hateful messages painted across the black exterior. Pierce owns the truck with his 21-year-old son, Brevin, and they shared the graffiti images on social media.
SALT LAKE CITY -- Jordan Clarkson saw the hateful racial slur spray-painted all over a well-known Filipino food truck in Utah on social media and was overcome with raw emotion. An anti-Asian slur and an offensive image of a face with slanted eyes was sprayed on the side of the...
Utah Jazz guard Jordan Clarkson took a stand against racism in his team's home state after seeing the hateful anti-Asian messages and images spray-painted on the World Famous Yum Yum Food Truck, which serves Asian fusion and Filipino food in northern Utah. He joined with vehicle wrap company Identity Graphx...
NBA Player Jordan Clarkson Helps Restore Food Truck Vandalized with Racist Graffiti: 'It Hurt Me Deeply'
Jordan Clarkson is taking a stand against racism. The Utah Jazz guard tweeted on Wednesday that he was helping restore a Salt Lake City area Filipino food truck after it was vandalized with racial slurs. "It hurt me deeply to see that Salt Lake's @yumyumasian food truck was recently vandalized...
Clarkson scored 14 points (5-16 FG, 4-9 3Pt) and registered three rebounds along with three assists across 31 minutes Saturday in a loss to the Clippers in Game 3 of the Western Conference Semifinals. Clarkson finished as Utah's third-leading scorer in the loss, but he missed 11 of his 16...
Blazers GM Neil Olshey: First-Round Loss ‘Not a Product of the Roster’. As a child, NBA guard Jordan Clarkson watched his father in the front yard detail trucks for a living. So when Clarkson, the winner of the 2020-21 Sixth Man of the Year Award, saw photos circulating social media...
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Jordan Clarkson had the best regular season of his career during the 2020-21 season. He averaged 18.4 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game en route to being named the 2021 NBA Sixth Man of the Year. He is continuing that hot streak this postseason, and the Utah Jazz...
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Vandals defaced a Filipino food truck in the state of Utah with anti-Asian slurs, in yet another example of anti-Asian hate in the United States during the pandemic. But after pictures of the graffiti started circulating on social media in recent days, the World Famous Yum Yum Food Truck in the Salt Lake City area got some help from an unexpected celebrity supporter: Utah Jazz basketball star Jordan Clarkson.