Nam Y. Huh, Associated Press
Utah Jazz guard/forward Gordon Hayward, right, controls the ball against Chicago Bulls guard/forward Jimmy Butler during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, March 18, 2017, in Chicago.

CHICAGO — Jimmy Butler scored 23 points to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 95-86 victory Saturday night at the United Center.

The Jazz got off to a great start, taking a 23-16 lead in the first quarter.

But things fell apart in the fourth quarter as the Bulls outscored the Jazz 34-22.


• George Hill had arguably best night for the Jazz scoring 18 points, grabbing seven rebounds and dishing out four assists.

• Utah's Alec Burks scored 10 points in just 19 minutes of work.

Records: Utah 43-26, 4th place in the Western Conference; Chicago 32-37, 10th in the Eastern Conference


Utah: Rudy Gobert had yet another double-double: 13 and 13 with 5 blocks.

Chicago: Bobby Portis scored 21 points off the bench on 10 of 13 shooting.

Up next

Utah: at Indiana, Monday, 5 p.m., ROOT

Chicago: at Toronto, Tuesday, 5 p.m., ESPN