UTAH JAZZ

Jazz Drop 10th Straight In Loss To Cavaliers

Apr 2, 2024, 9:17 PM | Updated: Apr 3, 2024, 10:55 am

SALT LAKE CITY – The Cleveland Cavaliers handed the Utah Jazz their 10th straight loss falling at home 129-113.

Caris LeVert led the Cavaliers with 26 points in the win.

The Jazz were led by Brice Sensabaugh who matched his career-high with 22 points.

First Quater

The Cavaliers jumped out to a 16-9 start as they shot 7-7 from the floor to open the game.

Jarrett Allen and Evan Mobley combined for 23 first quarter points on 9-10 shooting.

Despite shooting 63 percent from the floor, the Jazz were plagued by seven early turnovers.

After one, the Jazz trailed the Cavaliers 40-25.

Second Quarter

The Jazz opened the quarter on a 12-8 run as they trimmed the Cavaliers lead to 11 with 6:38 left in the half.

The run continued as the Jazz trimmed the deficit to five, 50-45, before an 8-0 run from Cleveland pushed their lead back to 13.

Sign up for the new Jazz Notes newsletter! Receive game updates, exclusive analysis and chances to win Jazz tickets.

Cleveland closed the half on a 17-2 run.

At the break, the Jazz trailed the Cavaliers 67-47.

Third Quarter

Walker Kessler left the game in the second quarter with what was later determined to be a nasal fracture.

Sensabaugh and Taylor Hendricks combined to score the first 15 points of the third quarter for the Jazz who trimmed Cleveland’s lead to 11, 73-62.

Sensabaugh and Collin Sexton each had 17 points to lead the Jazz, while Mobley had 21 to lead the Cavs.

Through three the Jazz trailed Cleveland 97-81.

Fourth Quarter

Cleveland opened the quarter on a 15-10 run as their lead climbed to 21.

Talen Horton-Tucker gave the Jazz a spark in the second half scoring 12 points on 5-7 shooting.

Sensabaugh scored 22 points for the second consecutive game.

The Jazz fell to the Cavaliers

Are you on Threads yet? Let’s connect, give us a follow @kslsports


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.

Ben Anderson is the Utah Jazz insider for KSL Sports and the co-host of Jake and Ben from 10-12p with Jake Scott on 97.5 The KSL Sports Zone. Find Ben on Twitter at @BensHoops or on Instagram @BensHoops.

  • Utah Jazz Scoreboard

  • Utah Jazz Team Leaders

  • Utah Jazz Standings

Utah Jazz

Rudy Gobert #27 of the Minnesota Timberwolves dunks the ball against Kevin Durant #35 of the Phoeni...

Ben Anderson

Former Jazz Players Shining In Postseason

Several former Utah Jazz players are shining in Minnesota and Cleveland on the NBA's biggest stage to open the playoffs.

2 hours ago

Donovan Clingan #32, Stephon Castle #5 and Alex Karaban #11 of the Connecticut Huskies...

Ben Anderson

Utah Jazz Mailbag: Should Jazz Draft For Talent Or Fit?

Welcome to the Utah Jazz mailbag where every week our NBA insiders answer your questions on social media about your favorite team.

1 day ago

Utah Jazz blocks top plays Talen Horton-Tucker Ochai Agbaji...

Chandler Holt

Two Jazz Players Make Appearances In NBA’s Top 25 Blocks Of Season

The Utah Jazz were top ten in blocks this year and it showed on the NBA's top-25 rejections of the regular season.

1 day ago

Utah Jazz CEO Danny Ainge speaks...

Ben Anderson

Jazz Lose Draft Tiebreaker To Nuggets, Will Pick 29th

The Utah Jazz will own the 29th pick in the first round of the NBA Draft after a tiebreaker was held on Monday.

2 days ago

Utah Jazz forward John Collins...

Ben Anderson

Rudy Gobert, John Collins Ranked Among NBA Most Overrated

Rudy Gobert and Utah Jazz forward John Collins are among the league's most overrated players according to a recent NBA poll.

2 days ago

holly-rowe-engages-audience-at-red-butte-gardens-2024...

Michelle Bodkin

ESPN Sports Reporter Holly Rowe: Make The Big Time Where You Are

An intimate hundred or so people gathered at Red Butte Garden last Friday to hear ESPN reporter Holly Rowe talk about her legendary career.

2 days ago

Sponsored Articles

ksl-sports-newsletter...

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.

Jordan-Clarkson-Utah-Jazz...

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.

Jazz Drop 10th Straight In Loss To Cavaliers