Phoenix 95, Utah 83

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, February 11, 2011 10:30 PM
Location - EnergySolutions Arena, Salt Lake City, Utah
Officials - #34 Marc Davis, #52 Pat Fraher, #28 Tommy Nunez Jr.
Attendance - 19911

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Phoenix 19 25 27 24 95
Utah 31 25 13 14 83

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Phoenix 26-25 15-11 11-14 W3
Utah 31-24 17-12 14-12 L2

Recap

Steve Nash had 18 points and 10 assists as the Phoenix Suns spoiled the coaching debut of Tyrone Corbin with a 95-83 victory over the Utah Jazz on Friday night.
 
Hakim Warrick had 16 points while Marcin Gortat added 12 points and 10 rebounds for Phoenix (26-25), which has won three in row, six of its last seven and the last four meetings with Utah.

The Jazz (31-24) began a new era as coach Jerry Sloan resigned Thursday after 23 years with the team.
 
Corbin's team seemed excited early in taking a 9-0 lead. The Jazz led by as many as 15 in the first half, but the Suns rallied in the third, outscoring the opposition 27-13. The Suns boosted the lead in the fourth as the Jazz missed eight of nine at one point.

Robin Lopez had 14 points and six rebounds as Phoenix limited Utah to 27 second-half points.

Deron Williams had 16 points, 14 assists and eight rebounds for Utah, which suffered its fourth consecutive home loss. C.J. Miles had 19 points and Paul Millsap scored 16.

Top Game Performances

Phoenix   Utah
Steve Nash 18 Scoring C.J. Miles 19
Steve Nash 10 Assists Deron Williams 14
Marcin Gortat 10 Rebounds Al Jefferson 12
Grant Hill 4 Free Throws Made Gordon Hayward 3
Vince Carter 3 Steals Kyrylo Fesenko 2
Marcin Gortat 2 Blocks Al Jefferson 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Phoenix 95 40.4 5-23 18-23 19 47 6 10 7
Utah 83 43.6 7-17 8-12 27 45 6 5 15

Upcoming Games

  • Utah will play their next game on the road against Phoenix. The Jazz have a W/L % of .516 after a win and .625 after a loss.
  • Phoenix will play their next game at home against Sacramento. The Suns have a W/L % of .520 after a win and .500 after a loss.
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