Posted January 09, 2012 on AP on Fox
The Utah Jazz just earned their first road win of the season. Winning is all they've done in Salt Lake City in 2011-12. Looking to extend its overall run to five games, Utah can open 5-0 at home for the first time since 2008-09 when it faces the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday night. After losing by an average of 19.0 points in its first three road contests, Utah (5-3) defeated Golden State 88-87 on Saturday behind a season-high 18 points from Gordon Hayward, who hit the go-ahead free throw with 11 seconds left. The Jazz trailed by seven in the fourth quarter after leading by 12 less than six minutes into the game. "When we got down, we didn't break at all,'' coach Tyrone Corbin said. "The guys kept encouraging each other, 'Come on, man, we right in there.' "It was just great to be a part of.'' Utah is enjoying its longest win streak since a 7-0 run Nov. 20-Dec. 1, 2010, and is beginning a stretch of 10 of 12 at home. The team's last 5-0 start in Salt Lake City was in 2008-09 w...
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