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Williams' 34 points, 12 assists lead Jazz in rout



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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- Deron Williams shook off a deep thigh bruise and scored 34 points and handed out 12 assists to lead the Utah Jazz to a 115-87 rout of the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday night.

Kyle Korver scored a season-high 20 points in his first start of the season, Ronnie Brewer scored 17 and Mehmet Okur added 16 points and 13 rebounds to power the Jazz to their third win in four games.

Josh Howard led Dallas with 18 points and Dirk Nowitzki scored 14 points, but the Mavericks saw their four-game winning streak end.

(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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