Utah Jazz basketball: Jazz trail Nuggets 53-38 at halftime in Denver

Published: Friday, Nov. 9 2012 10:00 p.m. MST

Utah Jazz center Al Jefferson (25) drives past Denver Nuggets center Timofey Mozgov (25), of Russia, during the first quarter of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, in Denver. (AP Photo/Barry Gutierrez)


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The Utah Jazz trail the Denver Nuggets 53-38 at the half in Denver.

The Jazz led by one going into the second quarter but managed to score just 11 points in the second, ultimately shooting just 33 percent from the field in the first half.

Paul Millsap and Enes Kanter each have six points for the Jazz. Derrick Favors added five points and managed to block five Denver shots.

Denver's Kenneth Faried leads all scorers with 14 points on 4-9 shooting. Ty Lawson added nine points and five assists for the Nuggets.

The Nuggets have just four turnovers compared to 11 for the Jazz.

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