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Slow start dooms Utah Jazz vs. L.A. Clippers

L.A. completes season sweep of Utah, which can’t manage a rally after poor first quarter.

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Millsap, who was rumored to be on the trading block before Thursday’s trade deadline, scored 17 points in a contentious first half. But he was the only Jazz player to score until the 2:55 mark of the first quarter.

The Clippers outshot the Jazz 51 percent to 41 percent, and outrebounded them 46-39.

At a glance

Storylines Jazz fall short

The Jazz overcome an 11-point first-half deficit to lead by 3, but fall behind again in the third quarter.

» Chris Paul finishes with 11 points, seven assists and seven rebounds

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"A team like this," Hayward said, "they get dunk after dunk, they’ll put a lot of points on you pretty quickly and that’s what happened."

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