managed just 16 points in the fourth quarter.
It allowed Mitchell to go on a tear and erase a 77-67 third-quarter lead built behind a 19-0 run.
“We just didn’t make shots in that fourth quarter,” Anthony said. “We worked so hard in the third quarter to get the lead back and played so well to get back and go up (10) in that third quarter. Fourth quarter, we just didn’t shoot the ball well.”
It didn’t help that Steven Adams was limited by foul trouble. He picked up two early fouls in the first half Cheap Kemoko Turay Jersey , played just 22 minutes, and eventually fouled out with 2:48 left.
With Adams out for large stretches, Favors and Gobert were able to do plenty of damage around the basket. He could not find a way to reverse momentum when he was out there.
“I don’t think Steven was ever able to get into a flow or rhythm for himself because he was battling foul trouble Youth J'Mon Moore Jersey ,” Thunder coach Billy Donovan said.
Utah and Oklahoma City split two games in Salt Lake City in the regular season. The Jazz won the first meeting 96-87 on Oct. 21 behind 19 points from Joe Ingles and 16 points and 13 rebounds from Rudy Gobert. The Thunder took the second game 103-89 on Dec. 23 behind 27 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists from Westbrook..