SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Jazz defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 114-108 in a game that could have major implications on playoff seeding.
After trailing the whole game, the Jazz battled back and took the lead at 82-81 in the third quarter. Though the Clippers would fight to bring the game back within four, the Jazz didn't relent the lead en route to the victory.
The victory ended a nine-game home losing streak to the Clippers for the Jazz.
• Utah shot 67 percent (14-of-27) from the three-point line.
• The Jazz outrebounded L.A. 42-28.
• Los Angeles' Blake Griffin was held to just 8 point.s
Records: Jazz (42-25), Clippers (40-27)
Jazz:Gordon Hayward paced the Jazz with 27 points.
Clippers:Chris Paul led the Clippers with 33 points.
Team: at Pistons, Wednesday, 5:30 p.m.
Team: vs. Bucks, Wednesday, 8:30 p.m.