Brandon Dill, AP
Utah Jazz guard Ricky Rubio (3) drives against Memphis Grizzlies guard Andrew Harrison during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

MEMPHIS— The Utah Jazz won its seventh straight game, by defeating the Grizzlies 92-88 in Memphis. They never trailed.

Turning point: Up just two with 2:23 remaining in the third quarter, the Jazz closed the third quarter on a 5-2 run, with all five points from Joe Johnson, to end the quarter up five. Utah wouldn't trailnever trailed in the fourth.

The hero: Ricky Rubio continued his offensive hot streak, scoring 29 to lead the Jazz in scoring.

3 keys:

• The backcourt of Ricky Rubio and Rodney Hood combined to score 47 points.

• Utah outrebounded Memphis 43-36

• The Jazz shot 33 free throws, making 28 of them. Memphis was 12 for 16 from the charity stripe

Jazz almanac: 26-28, Won 7

Next 3:

Vs Charlotte (23-30), Friday, Feb. 9, 7 p.m. MT

At Portland (29-25), Sunday, Feb. 11, 7 p.m. MT

Vs San Antonio (34-21), Monday, Feb. 12, 7 p.m. MT