Jazz guard Earl Watson returns from injury, inflicts pain on L.A. Lakers
By Steve Luhm
The Salt Lake Tribune
Published Feb 4, 2012 11:13PM MDT
Jazz coach Tyrone Corbin didn’t think Earl Watson would play Saturday night.
The Lakers wish Corbin had been right.
Watson, coming back from a one-game absence because of a sprained ankle, finished with eight points and 11 assists as Utah rolled to a 96-87 victory at EnergySolutions.
Watson dominated the fourth quarter, when he scored eight points on 3-for-3 shooting and handed out eight assists.
The Jazz scored 11 field goals in the final 12 minutes, meaning Watson had a direct hand in every on...
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