Al Jefferson added 24 points and 13 rebounds for the Jazz, who snapped a two- game skid. Millsap also had 10 rebounds. Deron Williams chipped in 14 points and 15 assists in the win, while C.J. Miles came off the bench for 16 points.
Luis Scola scored 24 and had 10 rebounds for the Rockets, who blew a 16-point advantage. Kevin Martin totaled 20 points in defeat, the fifth straight for Houston. The Rockets were hurt by a poor 3-of-25 mark from beyond the arc.
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