Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) - Paul Millsap poured in a team-high 24 points to go with nine rebounds, leading the Utah Jazz to a 117-110 road victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday at Staples Center.
Mo Williams netted 22 points and Al Jefferson donated 14 points and 11 rebounds for the Jazz, who have won three straight on the heels of a three- game slide. Enes Kanter dropped in 14 points and grabbed six boards in a 17- plus minute run off the bench and Gordon Hayward also contributed 14 points in the victory.
Kobe Bryant scored a game-high 34 points and Jordan Hill added a career-high 17 points and nine boards for the scuffling Lakers, who have lost seven of their last 10 and played without Pau Gasol for the fourth consecutive game due to knee tendinitis.
Jodie Meeks put home 16 points and Dwight Howard added 11 and 16 boards in the setback.