HAYWARD, GOBERT LEAD JAZZ PAST GRIZZLIES 82-73
memphis, tenn.» Gordon Hayward scored 22 points and Rudy Gobert had 21 points, 12 rebounds and three blocks, helping the Jazz win a defensive battle with the Grizzlies 82-73 on Sunday night.
The win — Utah’s fourth straight and seventh in the last eight — came after the Jazz broke open a close game with about four minutes remaining. Boris Diaw, Hayward and Shelvin Mack connected on a trio of 3-pointers, turning a 66-all tie into a Jazz win. Diaw had 11 points and Mack had 10.
Mike Conley led Memphis with 14 points, while Zach Randolph had 12 points and 11 rebounds.
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