Spenser Heaps,
Utah Jazz forward Royce O'Neale (23) and guard Donovan Mitchell (45) celebrate after Mitchell scored three against the Denver Nuggets at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City on Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017.

The Utah Jazz picked up their third straight win Tuesday night at Vivint Arena, rolling over the Denver Nuggets, 106-77.

The turning point: Down by one at halftime, the Jazz opened the second half on a 10-0 run and then cruised down the stretch.

3 keys:

  • Utah shot over 48 percent from the field while Denver shot under 36 percent. The Jazz made 14 3-pointers compared to seven for the Nuggets.
  • Utah also outscored Denver in the paint, 46-32.
  • The Jazz had 24 assists compared to 13 for the Nuggets.
Jazz almanac: 10-11, Won 3

The hero: Derrick Favors led a balanced scoring attack with 24 points, and he added nine rebounds and five assists.

Next up: at Los Angeles Clippers (8-11), Thursday, November 30, 8:30 p.m. MT

On deck: vs New Orleans Pelicans (11-9), Friday, December 1, 7 p.m. MT