WATCH: Jordan Clarkson’s 23 leads Jazz past Pelicans in NBA restart opener
Fil-Am Jordan Clarkson led the Utah Jazz with a game high-tying 23 points for a 106-104 comeback win in the NBA’s season restart opener in Orlando, Florida Thursday.
Utah came back from a double-digit deficit and outscored the New Orleans Pelicans, 27-17 in the 4th quarter. Clarkson came off the bench.
Mike Conley and Donovan Mitchell each had 20 points while Rudy Gobert had a double-double of 14 points and 12 rebounds, including the 2 free throws that sealed the win in the end.
Brandon Ingram led the Pelicans with his 23 points. Zion Williamson played under medical restrictions and entered the game in bursts.