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3 keys in the Utah Jazz's 114-108 win over the New Orleans Pelicans

The Jazz picked up their fifth consecutive victory Friday night at Vivint Arena, topping the New Orleans Pelicans 114-108.

The turning point: An incredibly back-and-forth game saw the score tied at 103 with 1:52 left when Donovan Mitchell scored five straight unanswered points and Utah controlled things from there.

3 keys:

The Jazz made 18 free throws compared to nine for the Pelicans.

Utah won the rebounding battle 46-42.

The Jazz outscored the Pelicans in the paint 48-38.

Jazz almanac: 12-11, Won 5

The hero: Donovan Mitchell finished with a career-high 41 points and carried Utah down the stretch.

Next up: vs Washington (12-10), Monday, Dec. 4, 7 p.m. MT

On deck: at Oklahoma City (9-12), Tuesday, Dec. 5, 6 p.m. MT