Bucks stumble for second night in row and lose to Jazz
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Trey Burke had 23 points and six assists to help the Utah Jazz hold off the Milwaukee Bucks 82-75 on Saturday night.
Derrick Favors added 16 points, 12 rebounds and three steals for the Jazz, who have won consecutive games for the sixth time this season. They are yet to win three in a row.
Rudy Gobert had 12 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks.
Khris Middleton had 18 points, six rebounds, three assists and two steals for the Bucks. Michael Carter-Williams finished with 16 points.
The Bucks started the second half with a 14-4 run before the Jazz closed the quarter with a 7-0 stretch, including a tying 3-pointer from Burke. The Jazz run gave them a 58-54 lead going into the fourth, and they never relinquished it.