Los Angeles plays Utah in Western Conference showdown

Los Angeles Clippers (3-1, third in the Western Conference) vs. Utah Jazz (3-1, sixth in the Western Conference)

Salt Lake City; Wednesday, 10 p.m. EDT

Western Conference foes Utah and Los Angeles will play.

Utah finished 30-22 in Western Conference games and 29-12 at home in the 2018-19 season. The Jazz averaged 111.7 points per game last season, 49.8 in the paint, 16.4 off of turnovers and 10.6 on fast breaks.

Los Angeles finished 48-34 overall and 28-24 in Western Conference action a season ago. The Clippers shot 47.1% from the field and 38.8% from 3-point range last season.

The matchup Wednesday is the first meeting of the season between the two teams.

Jazz Injuries: Dante Exum: out (knee).

Clippers Injuries: Rodney McGruder: day to day (ankle), Paul George: out (right shoulder).