Originally posted on Salt Lake Tribune  |  Last updated 1/22/12
Jazz defense shows up late vs. Timberwolves By Tony Jones The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jan 21, 2012 11:25PM MDT Wayne Ellington came off the screen, squared up and hit the 3-pointer that produced a fourth-quarter tie in Utah’s matchup with Minnesota and silenced the crowd at EnergySolutions Arena. It appeared Saturday night’s game was going to come down to whoever had the last possession. Defense, as it had all game, appeared optional. And then a funny thing happened: The Jazz locked down. They started getting stops. They won the rebounding battle, and from there they pulled away to a 108-98 victory. “Man... Copyright 2011 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
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