Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/1/12
SALT LAKE CITY -- The Utah Jazz made three key acquisitions this past offseason, trading for Mo Williams and Marvin Williams and signing free agent Randy Foye. So far, so good for Utah on those moves. The three newcomers played significant roles and the team's defense stepped up in the second half as the Jazz ran away with a 113-94 season-opening victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday night at EnergySolutions Arena. The Williamses led the Jazz, with Mo and Marvin each scoring 21 points and playing key roles in a game-changing 18-2 run to end the third quarter. "They have been super all training camp and it's going to transfer all season long," Jazz coach Tyrone Corbin said of the Williamses. "These guys are very proud guys. They are true professionals." Foye, who most recently played for the Clippers, finished with 13 points and was among six Jazz players to hit double figures in scoring. Foye hit a pair of three-pointers to give the Jazz a 16-point lead with 7:29 ...
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