Donovan Mitchell scored 16 of his 26 points in the second half, leading the Jazz to a 114-97 win over the Suns in Phoenix on Wednesday night.
Derrick Favors and Rudy Gobert added 18 points apiece for Utah. Gobert grabbed 20 rebounds as the Jazz ended a two-game skid and moved percentage points ahead of the Clippers for the seventh playoff spot in the Western Conference.
Thunder 108, Nets 96: Russell Westbrook scored 31 points in his 25th triple-double of the season, and Oklahoma City won at home. Westbrook added 12 rebounds and 11 assists for the 130th triple-double of his career.
Heat 108, Pistons 74: Justise Winslow scored 16 points, and Miami opened the second half on a 21-0 run on the way to an easy win at home..
Wizards 100, Magic 90: Bradley Beal scored 23 points, Thomas Bryant had 21 points and 10 rebounds, and Washington won at home.
Hawks 132, Grizzlies 111: John Collins had 27 points and 12 rebounds, and host Atlanta snapped Memphis’ winning streak at three games.
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