Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 12/24/12
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ORLANDO -- Paul Millsap scored 18 points to lead the Utah Jazz to a 97-93 victory over the Orlando Magic on Sunday night at the Amway Arena. Reserve Gordon Hayward had 17 points, while Al Jefferson and Derrick Favors each had 12 for the Jazz (15-14). The Magic (12-15) got 20 points from Arron Afflalo, while Nikola Vucevic had 16 points and 16 rebounds. Orlando shot 50 percent (38-for-76) from the field, but it struggled with sloppy ball-handling, committing 19 turnovers. The Jazz got back-to-back 3-pointers from Jamaal Tinsley and Randy Foye to take a 91-87 lead with 2:19 remaining. They never lost the lead again, even though the score stayed close to the end. Magic forward Gustavo Ayon, who started for the first time this season, missed two free throws with two seconds remaining that could have tied the game at 95. The Jazz opened a 78-73 lead, their biggest of the game, by scoring the first seven points of the fourth quarter. The Magic tied the game at 82 on a 3-point ba...
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