Four Quick Passes Lead To Wide-Open Bogdanovic Three-Pointer
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The Utah Jazz played unselfish basketball and passed the ball around until they found a wide-open Bojan Bogdanovic, who nailed a wide open three-point jump shot.
Bogdanovic’s shot from behind the arc came during the third quarter of the game between Utah and Minnesota on Wednesday, December 11.
Four Jazz starters touched the basketball before Bogdanovic’s bucket.
First Bogdanovic bulleted the ball to Donovan Mitchell. Then Mitchell tossed it to Royce O’Neale who passed the rock to Joe Ingles. Ingles bounced it over to Bogdanovic who drilled the shot from downtown to give the Jazz a 65-59 led with 11:04 left in the third quarter.
After entering the third quarter tied at 59 apiece, Utah went on a 26-16 run to start the second half.
Part of that run was an 8-0 run that pushed the Jazz to an 85-75 advantage with 4:14 left until the final quarter of play.
It was the Jazz’s first double-digit lead of the game.
The Jazz went to the fourth quarter with a 97-83 lead. Utah made eight shots from behind the arc during the first 12 minutes after halftime.
Bojan Bogdanovic went to the final 12 minutes of the game having scored 12 points. Donovan Mitchell led the Jazz with 22 points on 10-14 shooting.