Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/31/13
SALT LAKE CITY -- It wasn't a blowout like many of their flustered fans would've preferred, but the Utah Jazz bounced back from Monday's humiliating loss to Houston. Paul Millsap scored 25 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and Al Jefferson had 22 points as the Jazz rebounded to beat the New Orleans Hornets 104-99 Wednesday night at EnergySolutions Arena. "Absolutely. Absolutely," Jazz coach Tyrone Corbin said. "We got the result we were looking for." Jefferson scored six points in the final four minutes, including a key jumper to put the Jazz up 99-94 with 1:16 remaining. Jazz guard Randy Foye added 14 points, including three game-clinching free throws in the final 18 seconds. Millsap, who hit 7 of 12 shots, also had a pair of foul shots in the closing seconds to help Utah wrap this one up. The Jazz improved to 25-21 and 16-5 at home with the tight victory, which came two nights after a 125-80 blowout loss to the Houston Rockets that players admitted was embarrassing. "We k...
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