Golden State 94, Utah 83

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, December 26, 2012 9:00 PM
Location - EnergySolutions Arena, Salt Lake City, Utah
Officials - #61 Courtney Kirkland, #71 Rodney Mott, #60 James Williams
Attendance - 19404

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Golden State 24 25 26 19 94
Utah 19 18 21 25 83

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Golden State 19-10 8-4 11-6 W1
Utah 15-15 9-3 6-12 L1

Recap

Warriors 94, Jazz 83: Stephen Curry had 23 points, eight rebounds and seven assists and David Lee added 18 points and nine rebounds to lead streaking Golden State past host Utah.

Klay Thompson and Jarrett Jack added 15 points apiece and Andris Biedrins grabbed a season-high 12 rebounds as the Warriors won for the 16th time in 22 games and improved to 11-6 on the road.

Al Jefferson had 18 points and 10 rebounds and Paul Millsap scored 14 points for the Jazz, who shot just 38.6 percent from the field.

Curry scored Golden State’s first 11 points and had 18 at halftime to give the Warriors a 49-37 lead. The advantage was 17 after three quarters and the lead reached 86-64 midway through the final quarter.

The 20-point outing was Curry’s 16th in 20 games. The Golden State guard has thrived on the perimeter while Lee was been sensational inside.

The Warriors were 19 of 20 from the free-throw line with the miss coming from the normally reliable Curry with 10:03 remaining.

Enes Kanter added 10 points off the bench for Utah, which dropped to 9-3 at home.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Lee fell two points shy of his 13th consecutive 20-point outing. … Jazz G Mo Williams missed his second straight contest with a thumb injury. … Golden State was 9-of-18 from 3-point range with Curry sinking four.

Top Game Performances

Golden State   Utah
Stephen Curry 23 Scoring Al Jefferson 18
Stephen Curry 7 Assists Jamaal Tinsley 4
Andris Biedrins 12 Rebounds Al Jefferson 10
Stephen Curry 5 Free Throws Made Paul Millsap 6
Klay Thompson 3 Steals Jeremy Evans 2
Harrison Barnes 1 Blocks Al Jefferson 1

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Golden State 94 40.2 9-18 19-20 19 43 6 10 10
Utah 83 38.6 4-17 15-22 17 44 2 5 15

Upcoming Games

  • Utah will play their next game at home against L.A. Clippers. The Jazz have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • Golden State will play their next game at home against Philadelphia. The Warriors have a W/L % of .526 after a win and .900 after a loss.