Utah Jazz issue fraud alert for NBA playoff tickets

Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell, left, shoots as Los Angeles Lakers forward Travis Wear defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, April 8, 2018, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

(KUTV) -- Utah Jazz fans are being advised to purchase NBA playoff tickets from official outlets.

The Utah Jazz issued a single-game ticket fraud alert Monday for all home games to the first round of the 2018 Utah Jazz playoffs presented by Zions Bank.

in a news release, a warning was given to help fans avoid purchasing fraudulent tickets from unofficial resale sites.

Only tickets purchased from official outlets guarantee entry to Vivint Smart Home Arena, the release said.

Tickets may be purchased online at, at the Utah Jazz mobile app, or at Vivint Smart Home Arena’s box office.

Ticketmaster is the official ticket resale partner for the Utah Jazz. Tickets purchased from any other source may not be valid.

The Jazz are not able to honor, replace or refund invalid tickets, the release stated.

The final Western Conference seeding and opponent are still to be determined. A full playoff schedule with dates and times are to be announced at a later date, the release said.