The Lakers defeated the Jazz, 101-95. LeBron James led all scorers with 25 points, seven rebounds and seven assists for the Lakers, while Stanley Johnson (15 points, 7-9 FG) and Russell Westbrook (15 points, eight rebounds, three assists) added a combined 30 points in the victory. Donovan Mitchell tallied 13 points, eight rebounds and seven assists for the Jazz in the losing effort. The Lakers improve to 22-22 on the season, while the Jazz fall to 29-15.
Here is how the Los Angeles Lakers graded from a strong win against the Utah Jazz.
Rudy Gay (Utah Jazz) with an assist vs the Los Angeles Lakers, 01/17/2022
Russell Westbrook (Los Angeles Lakers) with a dunk vs the Utah Jazz, 01/17/2022