The final game on the board on Christmas Day 2021 will see the high-flying Jazz host the Mavericks.

The Christmas Day battle wraps up a three-game home stay for the Jazz as the Mavericks begin a five-game road trip in Utah.

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After a slow start to this season, the Jazz are flying, having posted eight wins in their last 10 games. to climb to third place in the Western Conference standings and claim the league’s third-best record, as the Mavericks enter Christmas Day just under .500 after losing three of their last four.

One big reason has been the absence of Luka Doncic, who has missed the Mavs’ last six games with an ankle injury. He will miss the Christmas Day matchup after entering league health and safety protocols.

Can the Jazz keep rolling or can the Mavs pull off a surprise on Christmas Day?

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What channel is Jazz vs. Mavericks?

  • Television channel: ABC and ESPN
  • Live broadcast: Watch ESPN | Sling tv

What time does Jazz vs. Mavericks?

  • Date: Saturday December 25
  • Hour: 10:30 pm ET

Jazz calendar 2021-22

Date Adversary Time (ET) National television
December 27 on the Spurs 8:30 PM
December 29 in Trail Blazers 10:00 PM
December 31st against Timberwolves 21:00
January 1 against warriors 21:00 NBA TV
January 3 in Pelicans 8:00 PM

Mavericks 2021-22 Schedule

Date Adversary Time (ET) National television
December 27 in Trail Blazers 10:00 PM
December 29 in Kings 10:30 PM NBA TV
December 31st in Kings 6:00 p.m. M.
January 2 in Thunder 7:00 PM
January 3 against nuggets 8:30 PM

NBA schedule for 2021-22

After a truncated season in 2020-21, the NBA has returned to its standard 82-game format for the 2021-22 campaign, which is the league’s 75th anniversary season.

Here are some key dates for the 2021-22 NBA season:

  • Changes deadline: Feb. 10
  • NBA All-Star 2022: February 18-20
  • The regular season concludes: April 10th
  • Entrance tournament: April 12-15
  • The playoffs begin: April 16th
  • The NBA Finals begin: June 2nd
  • NBA draft 2022: June 23