Utah Jazz guard Jordan Clarkson (00) watches as his 3-pointer falls through the net during the Houston Rockets at Utah Jazz NBA basketball game at Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020. (Courtesy of Deseret News)
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Jazz guard Jordan Clarkson buried a beautiful step back jump shot from beyond the arc after a mean crossover move during Utah’s game against the Houston Rockets.
The Jazz hosted the Rockets at Vivint Arena on Saturday, May 8.
With 4:14 remaining in the second quarter, Clarkson crossed over Houston’s Armoni Brooks before stepping back, rising up, and knocking down a three-pointer.
The triple gave Utah a 53-49 lead.
At halftime, the Jazz owned a 66-60 advantage.
During the first two quarters, Clarkson had 14 points on 5-9 shooting, including 1-2 from downtown.
He also added two rebounds and one assist in 16 minutes on the court.
This season, Clarkson is averaging 17.6 points per contest on 41.7 percent shooting.
Utah’s game against Houston is broadcast on AT&T SportsNet and 97.5 FM.