Donovan Mitchell #45 of the Utah Jazz attempts a three-point shot over Devin Booker #1 of the Phoenix Suns during the first second of the NBA game at Phoenix Suns Arena on April 07, 2021 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The Utah Jazz fell in a tough overtime battle to the Phoenix Suns despite a big performance by Donovan Mitchell.
The Suns hosted the Jazz at Phoenix Suns Arena on Wednesday, April 7.
Utah didn’t have enough gas in the tank and fell 117-113 in overtime.
Mitchell led the Jazz with a game-high 41 points.
Devin Booker led the Suns with 35 points.
Phoenix’s Chris Paul poured in 29 points.
With the loss, the Jazz fell to a record of 38-13 this season, including 16-11 on the road.
The Jazz sit 1.5 games ahead of the Suns in the Western Conference standings.
Utah’s next game is at home against the Portland Trail Blazers on Thursday, April 8 at 8 p.m. (MDT). The game will broadcast on AT&T SportsNet and 97.5 FM.