Bojan Bogdanovic scored 25 factors and Rudy Gobert tallied 24 factors and 15 rebounds to assist the Utah Jazz beat the San Antonio Spurs 110-99
SALT LAKE CITY — Bojan Bogdanovic scored 25 factors and Rudy Gobert tallied 24 factors and 15 rebounds to assist the Utah Jazz beat the San Antonio Spurs 110-99 on Monday night time.
Jordan Clarkson added 16 factors for the Jazz. Joe Ingles chipped in 13 factors and eight assists. Utah earned its second straight victory with environment friendly offense and hard protection. The Jazz scored 22 factors off 13 San Antonio turnovers and shot 50% from the sector whereas main wire to wire.
DeMar DeRozan scored 22 factors and Rudy Homosexual added 17 factors to guide the Spurs, who misplaced their fourth straight recreation.
The Jazz scored on 5 straight possessions to carve out a 26-16 lead late within the first quarter. Clarkson and Bogdanovic every made back-to-back baskets to assist Utah construct a double-digit cushion.
San Antonio minimize the deficit to 40-35 on a jumper from Homosexual within the second quarter. That’s as shut because the Spurs obtained earlier than Utah heated up once more. The Jazz scored on six consecutive possessions to ignite a 17-4 run. Bogdanovic scored back-to-back baskets to begin the run and punctuated it with a 3-pointer that gave Utah a 57-39 lead.
The Spurs struggled to maintain tempo with the Jazz after repeatedly settling for mid-range pictures. 19 of San Antonio’s 20 first-half baskets had been mid-range pictures.
The Jazz led by as many as 25 factors within the second half, going up 74-49 within the third quarter after Joe Ingles capped a 13-2 run with a 3-pointer.
Utah and San Antonio will face off once more on Wednesday.
Spurs: Devin Vassell scored San Antonio’s first 3-pointer of the sport with 7:07 left within the third quarter. … The Spurs tried solely 10 free throws however completed 10-of-10 from the free-throw line.
Jazz: Bogdanovic led Utah in scoring for the fourth straight recreation. … Trent Forrest completed with career-highs in factors (9) and rebounds (4). … The Jazz outscored San Antonio 66-46 within the paint and 14-4 in fast-break factors.
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