After a 110-87 shellacking on the road at the hand of the Oklahoma City Thunder earlier in the week, the Jazz sorely needed a win to keep playoff hopes alive. Gordon Hayward led the way with 17 points and eight rebounds as the Jazz edged the Memphis Grizzlies, 90-84.

Guards: Mo Williams looked his best since returning from a thumb injury as he finished with 13 points, six assists and four rebounds. Mo Williams' decision-making looked better as well as he shot 5-of-13 from the floor. Randy Foye continued his offensive woes with five points on 1-of-5 shooting and 2-of-2 from the line.

GRADE: B+

Forwards: Hayward got his first start in quite some time and took full advantage of his 38 minutes and starting role. Hayward's biggest points came on a 3-pointer from the right elbow late in the fourth quarter when the Jazz were fending off a Memphis run. Paul Millsap looked more comfortable out on the floor as he filled the stat sheet with 13 points, eight rebounds, three steals and two assists.

GRADE: A

Centers: Al Jefferson arguably played the best defense of the season and maybe even his career in Jazz uniform. The Grizzlies did not get every basket off the pick-and-roll, and the Jazz held Memphis to just nine points in the third quarter.

GRADE: A