Originally written on Salt Lake Tribune  |  Last updated 1/11/12

Dallas Mavericks head coach Rick Carlisle talks to his team, including Dirk Nowitzki (41), Josh Howard (5), Jason Kidd (2) and Jason Terry (31) during the fourth quarter against New York Knicks at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas, Thursday, January 8, 2009. The Mavericks defeated the Knicks, 99-94. (Sharon M. Steinman/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/MCT) Photo via Newscom Photo via Newscom

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Howard gives Jazz a late lift By Steve Luhm The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jan 10, 2012 11:09PM MDT With the Jazz in danger of losing their grip on Tuesday night’s game against Cleveland, they turned to Josh Howard. It turned out to be a good idea. Howard scored 11 of his 17 points in the fourth quarter, when Utah kept the Cavaliers at arm’s length during a 113-105 victory at EnergySolutions Arena. In almost 26 minutes, Howard also contributed four rebounds and three assists as the Jazz won their fifth in a row. “He’s been doing a tremendous job,” said coach Tyrone Corbin. “… He’s just a treat... Copyright 2011 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
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