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Friday, March 14th (All times Eastern)

Los Angeles Clippers (46-20) at Utah Jazz (22-43), 9 p.m.

(SportsNetwork.com) - The Los Angeles Clippers will go for a 10th consecutive win Friday night when they visit EnergySolutions Arena to take on the Utah Jazz.

The Clippers haven't lost since a road setback to the Memphis Grizzlies on Feb. 21. L.A. has taken four straight as the visitor and eight straight over the Jazz, including three in row in Salt Lake City.

On Wednesday, Blake Griffin scored 30 points with 15 rebounds to lead the Clippers to their ninth straight win with a 111-98 decision over the Golden State Warriors at Staples Center.

It was Griffin's 24th straight game with 20-plus points, a franchise record. Griffin grabbed his 3,000th career rebound in the second quarter and joined Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Charles Barkley as the only player in NBA history with 6,000 points, 3,000 rebounds, 1,000 assists while shooting 50 percent or better before the end of their fourth season.

"I played against Kareem and Charles and they are completely different," Clippers head coach Doc Rivers said. "If three guys could be more different those three, there is not anything that is similar about any of them. Which is amazing and it's another lesson that you can get things and do things similar in different ways."

Danny Granger scored 18 points off the bench for L.A., his highest scoring output since April 19, 2012.

Chris Paul registered a 16-point, 12-assist double-double, Willie Green scored 13 points, and Darren Collison and Matt Barnes each chipped in 11 in the victory. DeAndre Jordan recorded 10 points with 11 rebounds.

The Jazz have dropped two straight and seven of their last eight. After an unsuccessful six-game road trip (1-5), the Jazz lost their first two back home.

On Monday, the Atlanta Hawks left with a two-point win and two days later, the Dallas Mavericks marched into Salt Lake and prevailed, 108-101.

Trey Burke scored 20 points and Enes Kanter had 18 points and 11 rebounds off the bench for the Jazz. Derrick Favors chipped in 15 points, followed by 13 from Alec Burks and 12 out of Richard Jefferson.

The Jazz shot a respectable 47.1 percent from the field, but less than 20 percent from long range. Utah couldn't contain the hot shooting of Dallas, allowing the Mavericks to make 53 percent from the floor and almost 62 percent from 3-point range.

"There were some good things we did," said Jazz coach Tyrone Corbin. "We lost to a team fighting for a playoff spot."

The Jazz hit the road for three straight following Friday's tilt.

03/14 10:20:59 ET

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4th
ORL 68
CHA 72
 
Final
PHI 2
UTA 6
 
Final
CHI 86
LAC 96
Final
HOU 105
CLE 103
4th
ORL 68
CHA 72
 
4th
BOS 94
GSW 94
 
4th
IND 73
PHI 64
 
3rd
SAC 75
POR 85
 
3rd
LAL 57
OKC 64
 
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DEN
NOP
Final
NIAG 57
FAIR 56
 
Final
PETE 68
IONA 60
 
Final
RIDE 59
MAR 49
 
Final
MAN 69
QUIN 65
 
Final
UCONN 81
SMU 73
Final
CAL 73
ORST 56
Final
HOU 72
SFLA 55
Final
PROV 77
MARQ 66
Final
WISC 68
MSU 61
Final
MON 63
SIENA 57
 
2nd
WAKE 51
PITT 55
 
Half
STAN 30
OREG 36
 
1st
OSU 14
PURD 11
 
8:30pm Tonight
COL
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UCLA
WASU
Final
WIN 5
LOS 2
Final
PIT 5
CLB 3
Final
FLA 4
TAM 3
1st Intermission
WAS 1
TOR 0
 
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