Jazz defense fuels crucial 13-0 run
By Steve Luhm
The Salt Lake Tribune
Published Jan 30, 2012 10:41PM MDT
Just when it appeared a spirited comeback would fall short, the Jazz rallied again Monday night and defeated Portland, 93-89.
Utah trailed by 11 in the third quarter before tying the game, 70-70.
When Portland’s Nicolas Batum buried three consecutive 3-point shots, however, the Blazers regained the momentum with 9:10 remaining.
The Jazz suddenly turned the game around with a frenzied 13-0 run — the difference between a frustrating defeat and uplifting victory that left coach Tyrone Corbin ...
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