Hayward led all scorers with 24 points and he had nine assists. Favors had 18 points and 14 rebounds. Rookie point guard
The Lakers shot 50% from the field but only 30.4% from three-point range and 69.6% from the free-throw line.
The Jazz shot 45.5% from the field and 39.1% from three-point range. They also made 16 of 20 free throws and outrebounded the Lakers, 43-37.
The Lakers fall to 13-17. They'll return home to host the
The Jazz (9-23) will visit the Clippers on Saturday.
After the Jazz pushed ahead by as many as eight points,
came off the bench to score 13 in the quarter to get the Lakers to within two heading into the fourth.
The Jazz have been led by
Utah shot 46.5% from the field, 50% from three-point range and 90% from the free-throw line. The Lakers hit 52.5% from the field but struggled at 30% from long range and 64.7% at the line.
Burke shook off what appeared to be a
The Lakers shot 48.7% from the field but missed six of 17 free throws. The Jazz shot 46.9% from the field and 83.3% from the free-throw line.
In 9 1/2 minutes against Utah,
The Lakers shot 50% from the field and the Jazz just 40.7% from the field, yet Utah was able to take a two-point lead heading into the second quarter.
The Lakers (13-16) will visit the Utah Jazz (8-23) on Friday night, hoping to break a three-game losing streak.
The Jazz are in last place in the Western Conference and only won three of 13 games at home, giving the Lakers an opportunity to start edging back to .500.
Pau Gasol will miss the game with an upper respiratory infection. Chris Kaman is expected to start at center.
Also out will be injured guards
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