Jordan Clarkson scores 30 points, Jazz rout Spurs 126-94

Jordan Clarkson, Devin Vassell
Posted at 6:09 AM, May 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-05-06 08:19:58-04

SALT LAKE CITY — Jordan Clarkson scored 30 points, Bojan Bogdanovic added 24 and the Utah Jazz routed the San Antonio Spurs 126-94 on Wednesday night.

Bogdanovic helped stake the Jazz to an early lead and Clarkson pushed it out of reach.

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With Atlanta’s 135-103 victory over Phoenix, the Jazz reclaimed the No. 1 spot in the NBA and Western Conference playoff race despite the All-Star backcourt of Donovan Mitchell (ankle) and Mike Conley (hamstring) missing another game.

Luka Samanic scored 15 points to lead the Spurs for the first time this season.

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Devin Vassell and Drew Eubanks each had 14 for the Spurs.

They have lost five straight as they fight for the final spot in the NBA play-in tournament.

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