(8) Utah Jazz (0-0) at (1) San Antonio Spurs (0-0), 1 p.m. (ET)
Nothing was going to keep him from getting the Utah Jazz into the playoffs. When it mattered most, Jefferson came up huge, scoring eight straight points late in the fourth quarter to seal Utah's 100-88 victory over the Phoenix Suns, earn the Jazz the
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Salt Lake City, UT – Alec Burks put home 18 points on 6-of-9 shooting and the Utah Jazz used a fourth-quarter rally to overtake the Portland Trail Blazers, 96-94, in the regular-season finale for both teams at Energy Solutions Arena on Thursday.
The Utah Jazz can clinch a playoff spot with a win tonight, but are facing a Phoenix Suns team they haven't defeated in over two years. Utah sits a game ahead of Phoenix for the eighth and final playoff berth in the Western Conference with two to play,
8 Utah Jazz at noon at the AT&T Center. "We're confident," Spurs captain Tim Duncan said. "We're playing well. Above all, we're healthy. We were able to get some rest these last couple of days and we're real excited to start the playoffs.