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Friday, November 29th (All times Eastern)

Phoenix Suns (8-7) at Utah Jazz (2-14), 9 p.m.

(SportsNetwork.com) - The Phoenix Suns seem to have righted the ship following a four-game losing streak and will start a home-and-home series Friday against the Utah Jazz in Salt Lake City.

The Suns have prevailed in three of their last four games and are coming off Wednesday's 120-106 home victory over the streaking Portland Trail Blazers. Goran Dragic pumped in 31 points on 10-of-18 shooting and handed out 10 assists, while Channing Frye recorded 25 points.

Markieff Morris and Marcus Morris scored 19 and 15 points, respectively, for the Suns, who ended Portland's 11-game winning streak and shot 51.9 percent from the floor. The Suns overcame a 16-point deficit in the first half and later outscored the Blazers by a 48-19 margin.

"Sometimes there's a team that maybe matchups create a little bit of a problem," Suns coach Jeff Hornacek said. "With our point guards, we run a lot of pick and rolls so we make those guys have to guard the pick and rolls. Defensively our guys, we know not to let these guys get 3-point shots. That's a big part of their game, so they were just focused."

Frye is averaging 18.8 points and 6.8 rebounds in his last four games and Dragic registered the second 30-point, 10-assist game in his career.

Utah ended a six-game losing streak with Monday's 89-83 overtime victory versus the Chicago Bulls.

Marvin Williams scored 17 points with nine rebounds, while Richard Jefferson and Gordon Hayward scored 15 points apiece for the Jazz, who scored 11 of the 16 points in the extra period. All five starters for Utah scored in double figures.

"Richard and Marvin I thought did a tremendous job of just keeping everybody going and focused on what we needed to do, to close the game out," said Utah head coach Tyrone Corbin.

Hayward added 12 assists, Trey Burke scored 14 points and Derrick Favors finished with 10 points in the win.

The Jazz are still 2-14 on the season, but have been getting solid contributions from the bench. Utah's reserves are averaging 39.0 points per game in the past five contests.

Utah center Enes Kanter (ankle) is questionable and hasn't played since Nov. 24 against Oklahoma City.

Phoenix handed the Jazz an 87-84 loss on Nov. 11 and has still lost four of the past six matchups in this series. The Suns have lost three in a row in Salt Lake City, last winning there April 4, 2012.

11/29 10:34:20 ET

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Schedule

Wednesday, April 16Full Scoreboard
Chicago86Final(OT) | Box
Charlotte «91
Indiana «101Final | Box
Orlando86
Washington «118Final | Box
Boston102
Brooklyn85Final | Box
Cleveland «114
Dallas904th Qtr 2:32 | Box
Memphis91CSN-CHI, SportSouth
Philadelphia934th Qtr 3:54 | Box
Miami82FSN-SW, SportSouth, ESPN
Atlanta «111Final | Box
Milwaukee103
Utah107OT | Box
Minnesota107CSN-PHI, SunSports
Houston100Final | Box
New Orleans «105
Toronto904th Qtr 1:39 | Box
New York90ROOT-RM, FSN-N
Detroit1094th Qtr 2:10 | Box
Oklahoma City106Sportsnet 360, MSG
LA Lakers «113Final | Box
San Antonio100
Golden State 4/16 10:30 PM ET
Denver FSN-DET, FSN-OK
LA Clippers 4/16 10:30 PM ET
Portland FSN-PT, KGW
Phoenix 4/16 10:30 PM ET
Sacramento FSN-AZ, CSN-CA
Full Scoreboard

Standings

2013 - 2014 Eastern Conference Standings
 
Atlantic W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-Toronto 48 33 .593 --- 26-15 22-18 32-19 W 2
x-Brooklyn 44 37 .543 4 28-13 16-24 26-25 L 1
New York 36 45 .444 12 18-22 18-23 25-26 W 3
Boston 25 56 .309 23 16-24 9-32 21-30 L 1
Philadelphia 18 63 .222 30 10-31 8-32 13-38 W 1
 
Central W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-Indiana 55 26 .679 --- 35-6 20-20 37-14 W 1
x-Chicago 48 33 .593 7 27-14 21-19 35-16 W 1
Cleveland 32 49 .395 23 18-22 14-27 20-31 L 2
Detroit 29 52 .358 26 17-24 12-28 23-29 L 3
Milwaukee 15 66 .185 40 10-30 5-36 12-39 L 2
 
Southeast W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-Miami 54 27 .667 --- 32-8 22-19 34-17 L 2
x-Washington 43 38 .531 11 22-19 21-19 32-19 W 3
x-Charlotte 42 39 .519 12 24-16 18-23 29-22 W 2
x-Atlanta 37 44 .457 17 24-17 13-27 27-24 L 1
Orlando 23 58 .284 31 19-21 4-37 17-34 L 3
 
x= clinched playoff berth
y= clinched division title
2013 - 2014 Western Conference Standings
 
Northwest W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-Oklahoma City 58 23 .716 --- 33-7 25-16 36-16 L 2
x-Portland 53 28 .654 5 30-10 23-18 30-21 W 4
Minnesota 40 41 .494 18 24-16 16-25 23-28 L 2
Denver 36 45 .444 22 22-18 14-27 20-31 L 1
Utah 24 57 .296 34 16-25 8-32 12-39 L 5
 
Pacific W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-LA Clippers 57 24 .704 --- 34-7 23-17 36-15 W 2
x-Golden State 50 31 .617 7 27-14 23-17 30-21 W 1
Phoenix 47 34 .580 10 26-15 21-19 27-24 L 3
Sacramento 28 53 .346 29 17-23 11-30 15-36 W 1
LA Lakers 26 55 .321 31 14-27 12-28 14-37 W 1
 
Southwest W L PCT GB Home Away Conf Streak
y-San Antonio 62 19 .765 --- 32-8 30-11 38-13 L 1
x-Houston 54 27 .667 8 33-8 21-19 31-20 W 2
x-Dallas 49 32 .605 13 26-15 23-17 29-22 W 1
x-Memphis 49 32 .605 13 26-14 23-18 28-23 W 4
New Orleans 33 48 .407 29 21-19 12-29 14-37 W 1
 
x= clinched playoff berth
y= clinched division title
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Scoreboard
Local
Final
CHA 91
CHI 86
17th
DUR 6
NOR 8
 
Final
CIN 4
PIT 0
Final
BAL 3
TAM 0
Final
NYY 3
CHC 0
Final
MIL 5
STL 1
Final
ARI 2
NYM 5
Final
PHI 0
ATL 1
Final
NYY 2
CHC 0
9th
DET 2
CLE 3
 
Final
MIA 3
WAS 6
8th
TEX 1
SEA 2
 
6th
CWS 3
BOS 1
 
7th
HOU 4
KAN 2
 
8:10pm Tonight
MIN 0
TOR 0
1st
ANA 0
OAK 0
 
1st
SDP 0
COL 0
 
1st
SFG 0
LOS 0
 
Final
CHA 91
CHI 86
Final
ORL 86
IND 101
Final
MIL 103
ATL 111
 
Final
CLE 114
BRK 85
 
4th
MEM 89
DAL 88
 
4th
OKC 106
DET 109
 
Final
NOP 105
HOU 100
 
Final
SAN 100
LAL 113
 
4th
MIA 82
PHI 93
 
4th
NYK 90
TOR 90
 
5th
MIN 107
UTA 107
 
Final
BOS 102
WAS 118
 
10:30pm Tonight
DEN
GSW
10:30pm Tonight
POR
LAC
10:30pm Tonight
SAC
PHO
1st OT
TAM 4
MON 4
 
Final
PIT 4
CLB 3
 
1st
ANA 1
DAL 0
 
17th
DUR 6
NOR 8