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Thunder vs. Jazz score update: Oklahoma City lead Utah at the half, 54-42

Oklahoma City used a big second quarter over Utah, and now have a double-digit lead at the half.

Jesse Johnson-US PRESSWIRE

The Oklahoma City Thunder are continuing their strong play at home as they are leading the Utah Jazz at the half, 54-42. The Thunder started to pull away from the Jazz at the start of the second quarter as Oklahoma City went on a 16-5 run to take a 10-point lead. From then on out they kept the lead right around double digits up until the half.

Oklahoma City has played a good game on both ends of the floor, they are holding the Jazz to just 34 percent shooting from the field. Utah mas made 6-of-13 from beyond the arc to stay in this game, but it is not enough to off set their two-point shooting.

The Thunder are having a great night shooting the ball by making 55 percent of their shots in the first half. There are three Oklahoma City players who have scored in double figures, and leading the way is Kevin Martin who has come off the bench to score 13 points. Russell Westbrook is having the best all-around game so far with 10 points, seven rebounds, five assists and two steals.