Uta 23 30 20 33 106
LAL 23 28 37 23 111
Date of game: 10/25/2013

Recap: LA Lakers vs. Utah

Anaheim, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Steve Blake buried all five of his 3-point tries and led seven Lakers in double-figures with 19 points, as Los Angeles earned a 111-106 victory over the Utah Jazz on Friday in the final preseason game for both teams at Honda Center.

Pau Gasol and Nick Young each netted 16 points, while Xavier Henry added 13 points off the bench for the Lakers, who finished the preseason 4-4 and will open the regular season on Oct. 29 at Staples Center against the team they share the court with, the Los Angeles Clippers.

Shawne Williams and Jordan Farmar each finished with 11 points while Jordan Hill chipped in 10 points in the victory.

Gordon Hayward and Alec Burks netted 18 points apiece to lead the Jazz, who wrapped up the preseason at 1-7 and will begin their regular-season slate on Oct. 30 at home against the Oklahoma City Thunder.

Rudy Gobert registered 16 points and nine rebounds off the bench in defeat.

Utah held a slim 53-51 edge at the break, but the Lakers outscored the Jazz by 17 points in the third before holding off Utah down the stretch to secure the victory.

Game Notes

Leinart, Crouch headline 2016 College HOF ballot

Former Heisman Trophy winners Matt Leinart, Eric Crouch and Rashaan Salaam are among 76 Football Bowl Subdivision players on the ballot for election into the 2016 class of the College Football Hall of Fame.

NASCAR News
The Inside Line: Halfway to the Sprint Cup Chase

The regular season in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series has reached its midpoint, with 13 races completed and 13 to go before the championship Chase begins.

Blue Jays activate Navarro from DL

The Toronto Blue Jays activated catcher Dioner Navarro from the 15-day disabled list following a 2-0 loss to the Washington Nationals in the opener of Tuesday's doubleheader.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.