Portland, OR (Sports Network) - The Utah Jazz overcame a nine-point deficit
midway through the fourth quarter and went on 19-3 run over the final 3:33 in
regulation to take a 105-95 win over the Portland Trail Blazers.
Mo Williams scored 28 points, including 12 during the late swing, for the
Jazz, who are now tied with the Los Angeles Lakers for the eighth spot in the
Western Conference standings with nine games left on the schedule.
Paul Millsap recorded a double-double with 25 points and 10 rebounds, while Al
Jefferson scored 22 points in the victory, their third straight.
Damian Lillard had a team-high 24 points for the Trail Blazers, who are on a
three-game losing streak. J.J. Hickson recorded a double-double with 17 points
and 14 rebounds. Nicolas Batum also scored 17 points in defeat.
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