The Utah Jazz extended their winning streak to four games by picking up a 126-107 road victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Thursday night at the Staples Center.
Turning point: The Jazz trailed the Clippers 81-74 in the third quarter but used a 14-2 run, then back-to-back 3-pointers in the final 1:02 of the period, to build a 94-87 lead heading into the fourth. It was a lead Utah wouldn't relinquish.
- Utah shot 57.6 percent from the field, including hitting 17 of 35 (48.6 percent) from 3-point range.
- The Jazz scored nine straight in the fourth quarter after the Clippers pulled within 94-93 to outscore Los Angeles 32-20 in the final period, including a 20-4 run.
- Utah had a season-high 38 assists compared to 23 for the Clippers.
The hero: Alec Burks came off the bench and scored a game-high 28 points and added seven rebounds, five assists, three steals and a block.
Next up: vs. New Orleans Pelicans (11-10), Friday, Dec. 1, 7 p.m. MST
On deck: vs. Washington Wizards (11-10), Monday, Dec. 4, 7 p.m. MST