Atlanta 110, Utah 87

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, January 5, 2011 9:00 PM
Location - EnergySolutions Arena, Salt Lake City, Utah
Officials - #46 Matt Boland, #10 Ron Garretson, # Marat Kogut
Attendance - 19911

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Atlanta 30 25 31 24 110
Utah 17 24 28 18 87

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Atlanta 24-14 12-5 12-9 W3
Utah 24-12 13-7 11-5 L1

Recap

Joe Johnson scored 28 points and Jamal Crawford added 26 as the visiting Atlanta Hawks took control from the start Wednesday and handed the Utah Jazz their worst home loss of the season, 110-87.
 
The reigning Sixth Man Award winner, Crawford has averaged 26.8 points - 11 above his season average - in his last four games. The Hawks (24-14) won their third straight contest and improved to 8-3 on second nights of back-to-back games.

Atlanta has won two straight in Utah after losing 16 of its previous 17 visits to Salt Lake City.
 
Crawford scored 17 points in the first half, including a 45-footer at the buzzer that gave the Hawks a 55-41 lead. Atlanta made 14-of-25 3-pointers.
 
Johnson, who was 10-of-17 from the field, scored 14 points in the first half and nine in the third quarter on three 3-pointers as Atlanta increased its advantage to 85-69.
 
Al Horford scored 18 points and Josh Smith had 12 for the Hawks, who improved to 13-2 when they score 100 or more points.
 
Deron Williams had 19 points and nine assists for Utah (24-12), which fell to 12-2 against the Eastern Conference.

Top Game Performances

Atlanta   Utah
Joe Johnson 28 Scoring Andrei Kirilenko 19
Mike Bibby 8 Assists Deron Williams 9
Al Horford 8 Rebounds Al Jefferson 7
Josh Smith 5 Free Throws Made Deron Williams 7
Maurice Evans 2 Steals Francisco Elson 1
Al Horford 3 Blocks Andrei Kirilenko 3

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Atlanta 110 50.6 14-25 16-18 24 40 5 7 15
Utah 87 39.4 7-14 24-31 16 34 9 4 13

Upcoming Games

  • Utah will play their next game on the road against Memphis. The Jazz have a W/L % of .583 after a win and .833 after a loss.
  • Atlanta will play their next game at home against Indiana. The Hawks have a W/L % of .652 after a win and .600 after a loss.
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