At the end, however, Utah’s balance placed six players in double figures, led by Richard Jefferson’s 21. Burke wound up with 17 points and four assists, but turned the ball over three times. Derrick Favors scored 11 points, grabbed 12 rebounds and blocked five shots.
The Jazz move to 23-47 on the season, and will face the Detroit Pistons on Monday night.
"I felt it was great team defense by our guys," Orlando coach Jacque Vaughn said. "I think Victor’s contest was unbelievable. Burke got the shot off with a lot of arc, and I give him credit for making it."
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