Reports: Jazz’s Mike Conley out for Game 2 vs. Clippers


Utah Jazz guard Mike Conley stands on the court before Game 1 of the team's second-round NBA basketball playoff series against the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday, June 8, 2021, in Salt Lake City. (Rick Bowmer / AP)

The Utah Jazz will once again be without All-Star guard Mike Conley for Game 2 of their second-round series against the Los Angeles Clippers, per multiple reports.

Conley, who has been dealing with a right hamstring strain, also missed the Jazz’s series-opening game, a 112-109 victory over the Clippers.

The 33-year-old suffered the injury in Game 5 of the team’s Round 1 matchup vs. the Memphis Grizzlies.

Conley averaged 17.4 points, 8.6 assists and 3.8 rebounds on 46.7 per cent shooting from the field and 54.8 per cent from three in five games vs. the Grizzlies.

Game 2 tips off at 10 p.m. ET / 7 p.m. PT on Sportsnet 360 and SN Now.

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