SALT LAKE CITY — George Hill had his best scoring-night of the season with 34 points as the Utah Jazz defeated the Brooklyn Nets 112-97 in a wire-to-wire victory Friday night at Vivint Arena.
All five Jazz starters finished in double-figures. In addition to Hill's 34, Derrick Favors dumped in 19 points, Joe Ingles and Gordon each had 12, and Rudy Gobert finished with 11 points.
As a team, the Jazz shot 51.4 percent from the field.
• Gobert had just one rebound through the first half. He would finish with
• Favors finished with a double-double with 19 points and 12 rebounds.
• Gobert passed Paul Millsap from 7th place in blocks in team history with 521 career rejections.
Records: Jazz (38-24), Nets (10-50)
Jazz:Hill finished with 34 points on 10-of-12 shooting, including 3-of-3 from three-point distance and 11-of-12 from the free throw line.
Nets:Quincy Acy led the Nets with 18 points.
Jazz: at Kings, Sunday, 4 p.m.
Nets: at Trail Blazers, Saturday, 8 p.m.