Jazz spoils Jamal Murray’s return as Utah knock out Nuggets in season opener | Sports

SALT LAKE CITY — Jamal Murray’s storybook comeback has been called off against the same team where his legend first flourished: the Utah Jazz.

Playing in his first game since April 12, 2021, when he tore his ACL and underwent a grueling year and a half of rehab, Murray had some splinters but the Nuggets defense was so underwhelming. didn’t matter here Wednesday night. The Jazz upset the Nuggets, 123-102, as Denver opened its season with a resounding miss.

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