NBA: Utah 95, Milwaukee 86

Dec. 19, 2010 at 12:04 AM
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MILWAUKEE, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- Deron Williams scored 22 points and recorded 11 assists Saturday, leading the Utah Jazz to a 95-86 win over the Milwaukee Bucks.

Al Jefferson added 18 points and nine rebounds for the Jazz, who came back late to notch the win on the heels of a 100-71 loss to New Orleans Friday. Paul Millsap added 15 points, nine rebounds and four steals for Utah, which also got 12 points and nine rebounds from Andrei Kirilenko.

The Bucks, who lost for the second time following a three-game win streak, got 19 points from Andrew Bogut and 18 from John Salmons.

The Jazz led 71-68 going into the final period but needed to outscore the Bucks 16-4 in the final 6 1/2 minutes to put the game away.

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