John Collins Throws Down Dunk On Alley-Oop From Collin Sexton

Feb 15, 2024, 9:16 PM

SALT LAKE CITYJazz forward John Collins threw down a slam dunk on an alley-oop from Collin Sexton during the fourth quarter of Utah’s game against the Golden State Warriors.

Collins, Sexton link up for alley-oop dunk

The Jazz hosted the Warriors at the Delta Center in Salt Lake City, Utah on Thursday, February 15.

With 5:48 remaining in the fourth quarter, Sexton lobbed a pass toward the hoop before Collins collected the ball and threw it through the cylinder.

During his first 26 minutes, Collins had 16 points on 7-13 field goals. Sexton added 28 points, one rebound, nine assists, one steal, and a block.

This season, Collins is averaging 14.3 points per game on 52.2 percent shooting. Sexton averages 17.6 points, 2.6 rebounds, and 4.5 assists.

Utah’s game against Golden State is broadcast on KJZZ, Jazz+NBA League PassKSL Sports Zone (97.5 FM), KSLSports.com, and the KSL Sports app.

Warriors vs. Jazz

Utah will host Golden State before the All-Star break with both teams heading in different directions.

RELATED: New Jazz Starters Struggle In Warriors Loss

The Jazz have dropped three straight games including a 138-122 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers.

The Warriors, meanwhile, had won five straight before Wednesday’s loss to the Los Angeles Clippers.

Jazz Hemmoraging Before All-Star Break

The Jazz are amid their third three-game losing streak in their last 13 outings, largely due to their defense.

Despite owning the 11th-best offensive rating since January 18, the Jazz have had the league’s worst defensive rating in the stretch allowing 125.5 points per 100 possessions.

Opponents are shooting 50.9 percent from the floor, the second-highest number allowed, and a league-high 42.4 percent from three.

During their 4-9 stretch the Jazz have dropped from 22-20 to 26-29, while sinking from the ninth seed to the 11th seed in the West.

Warriors Leap Jazz In Standings

While the Jazz have slipped back in the Western Conference playoff race the Warriors are looking to improve their seeding.

After dropping to 19-24 on January 27, the Warriors have stormed back to .500 at 26-26 and will look to secure a winning record as they enter the All-Star break.

The Warriors own the 10th seed in the West and sit 2.0 games back of the Los Angeles Lakers, and 1.5 games ahead of the Jazz for the final Play-In Tournament spot.

Golden State beat the Jazz in Salt Lake City on Monday 129-107 to cap their five-game winning streak.

Kyle Ireland is a Sports Producer and Locals in the NFL Insider for KSLSports.com. Listen to Ireland on Yards After College: An NFL Podcast. Follow him on X (@kyleireland), Threads (@kyleirelandksl), and Instagram (@kyleirelandksl).

Download the new & improved KSL Sports app from Utah’s sports leader. You can stream live radio, video and stay up to date on all of your favorite teams.

  • Utah Jazz Scoreboard

  • Utah Jazz Team Leaders

  • Utah Jazz Standings

Utah Jazz

Kobe Brown #21 of the LA Clippers swats the ball out of the hands of Kenneth Lofton Jr. #34 of the ...

Ben Anderson

Kenneth Lofton Jr. Carries Jazz Past Clippers

Kenneth Lofton Jr. scored a season-high 27 points as Utah Jazz surprised the Los Angeles Clippers with a 110-109 victory.

20 hours ago


Ben Anderson

Jazz Stun Clippers With Win On The Road

The Utah Jazz beat the Los Angeles Clippers 110-109 on the road, winning their second game in as many nights.

21 hours ago

Utah Jazz guard Keyonte George dunk...

Chandler Holt

Keyonte George Throws Down Strong One-Hand Dunk Off Back Cut

In the third quarter against the LA Clippers, Jazz rookie Keyonte George got up for a statement one-hand dunk off an assist from Yurtseven.

21 hours ago

Keyonte-George-Utah-Jazz-NBA Clippers...

Chandler Holt

Second-Quarter Run Brings Utah Jazz Back Into LA Clippers Game

The Utah Jazz went down by double digits in the first quarter to the Los Angeles Clippers but fought back in the second to take the lead.

22 hours ago


Ben Anderson

Sexton Doubtful As Jazz Face Clippers

The Utah Jazz will travel to Los Angeles to face the Clippers on Friday in the penultimate game of their 2023-24 season.

1 day ago

Utah Jazz guard Jordan Clarkson celebrates a made shot with fans...

Ben Anderson

How Would NHL Move Affect Utah Jazz, Delta Center?

With the growing likelihood of the Arizona Coyotes relocating to Salt Lake City, what effect will an NHL team have on the Utah Jazz?

1 day ago

Sponsored Articles


KSL Sports

KSL Sports Newsletter: Sign Up Now

Sign up today for the KSL Sports newsletter. Get the latest Utah sports news delivered to your inbox.


KSL Sports

Jazz Notes Newsletter: Sign Up Now

Sign up today for the Jazz Notes newsletter. Get insider analysis, game recaps and opportunities to win tickets!

Follow @kslsports...

The Road Home Mediathon 2023

The KSL Sports Zone and KSLSports.com are proud to support the all-day Mediathon 2023 at the Road Home, an annual tradition to raise money and other essential items for the Road Home, a Homeless Shelter.

3 kids wearing real salt lake jerseys smiling...

Real Salt Lake

6 Reasons You Need to Experience a RSL Matchday

RSL Games are a great way to spend time with your family with fun activities, good food, and traditions you can only experience at the field.

High angle view of the beautiful Rose Bowl Stadium...

KSL Digital Sales

How to Prepare for the 2023 Rose Bowl

Everything you need to know to plan your 2023 Rose Bowl trip in Pasadena, California. This year, the Utes will face Penn State.


KSL Digital Sales

Notable Moments From The Utah Jazz Season… So Far

At the beginning of the season, the Utah Jazz were second to last. Now they rank in the top 10 teams in the Western Conference.

John Collins Throws Down Dunk On Alley-Oop From Collin Sexton