The NBA`s Utah Jazz named Quin Snyder as their head coach on Friday, after opting not to offer Tyrone Corbin a new contract.
Miami superstar LeBron James is nursing a sore left ankle and could miss the NBA champion Heat`s Wednesday showdown with current Eastern Conference leaders Indiana on Wednesday.
Former Dallas Mavericks scorer Josh Howard had signed a contract with San Antonio Spurs.
The Houston Rockets emerged triumphant after a 100-93 win over the Utah Jazz in National Basketball Association (NBA) action at the Toyota Center here.
The Los Angeles Clippers closed out a grueling stretch of 20 games in 31 days with their first five-game winning streak since 2006.
Devin Harris converted a three-point play with 4.5 seconds left and the Utah Jazz snapped the Miami Heat`s nine-game winning streak with a 99-98 victory.
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