Larry Markkanen's hand didn't get hot in a successful home game against Miami.
A Finnish star in basketball NBA Larry Markkanen The Utah Jazz defeated the Miami Heat 117–109 in their year-end home game.
The Finn, who totaled 12 points, wasn't among the tournament's leading scorers, so Markkanen, from Utah's Engines, played his typical low-sum game this time around.
Only four players from Utah's lineup beat Markus. He became the point king of the team Colin Sexton with 22 points. The highest scorer in the match is the visiting team Pam Adebayo with 28 points.
Finn grabbed five rebounds and made a pass that led to a basket. He dwindled in shots with a tally of 4/11. Markkanen attempted eight three-pointers, but only one went in. Markkanen made three successful free throws for every four attempts.
Utah entered the tournament as an underdog, with Utah ranked lower in its group than Miami. Salt Lake City's representatives, fresh off their home win, were in 12th place in the West Division with 14 wins and 19 losses. With the loss, Miami dropped from fourth place in the Eastern Conference to fifth place with 19 wins and 13 losses.