Blazers top Jazz
Salt Lake City, UT (SportsNetwork.com) - Wesley Matthews poured in 21 points to help the Portland Trail Blazers to an 111-99 victory over the Utah Jazz on Friday.
LaMarcus Aldridge had 18 points and 14 rebounds and Damian Lillard added 16 points and six assists for Portland, which has won seven of eight. Nicolas Batum tallied 15 points, seven boards and seven helpers and Robin Lopez contributed 12 points and eight rebounds.
Derrick Favors scored 21 and had eight rebounds and Alec Burks scored 16 and grabbed six boards for the Jazz, who have lost 19 of 22. Enes Kanter totaled 15 points and 13 rebounds and Trey Burke and Gordon Hayward scored 14 points apiece in defeat.
04/11 23:28:57 ET