Utah Jazz: Series at a glance

Published: Tuesday, April 28 2009 12:00 a.m. MDT

Lamar Odom (Chris Carlson, Associated Press) Lamar Odom (Chris Carlson, Associated Press)

Lakers 107, Jazz 96

Game 5: Monday

at Staples Center

Player of the game

Lamar Odom

Scores 26 points, grabs 15 rebounds and hits 10-of-15 shots while blocking three shots and dishing out four assists.

Key 1: Cold shooting in second and third quarter allows Lakers to pull away after tied-up first quarter.

Key 2: Carlos Boozer never leaves bench in fourth quarter as Jazz make things close behind Paul Millsap.

Key 3: With three starters on bench, Jazz bench rally to close gap to 6, before Lakers slam door shut.

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