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Hood, Jazz best reeling Suns 98-89 for 6th straight win

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Leave Gobert all alone and he will throw up an air ball (0:16)

Jazz center Rudy Gobert is undefended and throws up an air ball in the third quarter against the Suns. (0:16)

PHOENIX -- Rodney Hood scored 25 points, Gordon Hayward added 22 and the Utah Jazz stretched their season-long winning streak to six games with a 98-89 victory over the reeling Phoenix Suns on Saturday night.

The Suns lost their seventh straight and are 2-22 in their last 24 games.

Devin Booker scored 10 of his 18 points in the fourth quarter for the Suns, who cut Utah's 23-point lead to six in the final minutes. Mirza Teletovic scored all 15 of his points in the second half for the Suns. Markieff Morris added 17.

Utah, coming off a victory over Milwaukee on Friday night, scored the first 10 points and was up by as many as 20 in the first half and 23 in the third quarter.