Donovan Mitchell had eight of his 21 points in the fourth quarter and Utah hit 19 3-pointers to beat Boston 117-109 on Tuesday night. Mike Conley scored 17 points and Rudy Gobert finished with 16 points and 12 rebounds to help the Jazz sweep the season series between the teams.
Jayson Tatum led the Celtics with 29 points and Jaylen Brown added 28. Following a Utah foul on its next possession, Marcus Smart came up short on a 3-point attempt that was corralled by the Jazz.
Mitchell then hit a 3 on Utah’s next trip to make it 107-101.
Utah’s lead was 109-101 when Tatum was fouled by Gobert on a layup.