The Jazz scored the game's first nine points before the Lakers got on the board, eventually building up a 12-point lead.
The Lakers responded with a 23-point turnaround, going up 64-53 midway through the third quarter.
The Lakers played without
D'Antoni is still considering the Gasol-Williams tandem as a possible starting unit during the regular season -- with
"We're just going to see if it works," D'Antoni said before the game. "See if they can hold their own being posted up, see if it spreads the floor, see if it helps Pau's game, see how the interaction is and see if it's better to start with it or play with it during the game. That could be an ongoing process for a while."
With the win, the Lakers improve to 3-4 through the exhibition season.
The Lakers and Jazz meet again on Friday in Anaheim in the Lakers' preseason close-out. The Lakers' regular season starts on Oct. 29 at home against the