Utah 121, Cleveland 99

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, January 14, 2011 9:00 PM
Location - EnergySolutions Arena, Salt Lake City, Utah
Officials - #19 James Capers, #53 Mark Lindsay, #65 Sean Wright
Attendance - 19911

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Cleveland 25 25 33 16 99
Utah 31 39 23 28 121

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Cleveland 8-31 5-12 3-19 L12
Utah 27-13 15-7 12-6 W3

Recap

Deron Williams had 26 points and nine assists to lead six players in double figures as the Utah Jazz beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 121-99 on Friday.

The loss was the Cavs 12th straight and 22nd in 23 games.

C.J. Miles had 20 points, including 13 in the second quarter, for the Jazz, while Andrei Kirilenko, Raja Bell and Al Jefferson each had 15. The typically defensive-minded Jazz have now averaged 126 points in their last two games – both victories.

The Jazz held the Cavs scoreless for a crucial three-minute stretch in the second quarter to open a 14-point lead. It eventually grew to 22 in the first half before the Cavs cut it to six in the second, but could get no closer.

Antwan Jamison had 26 points and 11 rebounds while J.J. Hickson had 21 points and 14 rebounds for the Cavs, who have lost 18 straight on the road and haven’t won away from home since Nov. 9.

Top Game Performances

Cleveland   Utah
Antawn Jamison 26 Scoring Deron Williams 26
Mo Williams 10 Assists Deron Williams 9
J.J. Hickson 14 Rebounds Al Jefferson 7
J.J. Hickson 5 Free Throws Made Andrei Kirilenko 5
Mo Williams 2 Steals Ronnie Price 4
J.J. Hickson 2 Blocks C.J. Miles 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Cleveland 99 48.8 9-21 12-21 26 43 8 6 21
Utah 121 52.2 10-20 17-23 32 36 8 16 10

Upcoming Games

  • Utah will play their next game on the road against Washington. The Jazz have a W/L % of .615 after a win and .786 after a loss.
  • Cleveland will play their next game on the road against Denver . The Cavaliers have a W/L % of .250 after a win and .194 after a loss.
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