Found December 06, 2012 on NESN.com:
Al Jefferson hit the deck, clutching his back. The most amazing thing was that the frightening-looking injury was not more serious. Jefferson, the 6-foot-10 center who leads the Utah Jazz in scoring and rebounding, is projected to be a gametime decision for Friday’s game against the Raptors after he left Wednesday’s win over Orlando with back spasms. The immediate problem for Jazz coach Tyrone Corbin is how he will set up his frontcourt with Jefferson joining Derrick Favors, who is battling plantar faciitis, on the bench. The bigger-picture problem for general manager Dennis Lindsey is how this adds another complication to the equation as he weighs whether to trade Jefferson, Paul Millsap, both or neither at some point before the trade deadline. By most accounts, the Jazz need to deal one of their veteran frontcourt players. Both are due for free agency at the end of the season and both are likely to attract big contracts that the Jazz cannot afford together. Utah has prepared itsel...
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