Utah Jazz-Oklahoma City Thunder game at a glance

Published: Tuesday, Feb. 14 2012 11:38 p.m. MST

Utah Jazz forward Paul Milllsap (24) fights for a rebound with Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka, center, of the Republic of Congo, and Jazz center Al Jefferson, rear, in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012. Oklahoma City won 111-85.

Sue Ogrocki, Associated Press

Oklahoma City Thunder 111, Utah Jazz 86

Three keys

Slow start: The Jazz missed 15 of their first 16 shots and ended up shooting just 35.6 percent for the night.

Out of gas: Utah ran on fumes at the end of a brutal back-to-back-to-back set, while OKC hadn't played since Friday.

Bearded wonder: All-Stars Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook played well, but James Harden (22 points) stole the show.

Jazz almanac

RECORD: 14-14

HOME: 11-5

AWAY: 3-9

STREAK: L2

Get The Deseret News Everywhere

Subscribe

Mobile

RSS