Alec Burks scores 26, Jazz steal one from 76ers

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The Utah Jazz edged the Philadelphia 76ers, 105-100. Utah (19-33) has now won three in a row.

Alec Burks came off the bench and had a big game, scoring 26 points on 6-10 shooting from the field and 13-14 from the free throw line. Utah also got solid performances from Gordon Hayward with 17 points and 7 rebounds, Marvin Williams with 13 points and 14 rebounds, and Enes Kanter with 12 points and 7 rebounds. Despite the loss, Evan Turner scored 21 points for Philadelphia on 9-18 shooting from the field and 3-4 from the free throw line. Spencer Hawes contributed 16 points and 11 rebounds.

Philadelphia (15-39) has now lost eight straight games.

Coming up, the Jazz square off with the Brooklyn Nets, who are 24-26 on the season. The 76ers match up with the Cleveland Cavaliers, currently sitting at 20-33 this year. The Jazz have a 0-1 record against Brooklyn this season. The 76ers have lost to Cleveland the last two times they have played.

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