SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Jazz picked up their third straight win in entertaining fashion Wednesday night at Vivint Arena, beating the Portland Trail Blazers 112-103 in overtime.
The turning point: Donovan Mitchell scored the first five points of the overtime session and Portland couldn't rally.
- After struggling offensively throughout the game, the Jazz scored 18 points in overtime.
- The Blazers missed seven shots in the extra period.
- The Jazz finished with 40 points in the paint compared to 32 for Portland.
Jazz almanac: 4-4, Won 1
The hero: Ricky Rubio led the Jazz with 30 points, including 11 in overtime.
Next up: vs. Toronto (4-2), Friday, November 3, 7 p.m.
On deck: at Houston (6-3), Sunday, November 5, 5 p.m. MT