NBA: Slumping Jazz fall to San Antonio Spurs, 106-102
By Brian T. Smith
The Salt Lake Tribune
Published Feb 20, 2012 11:01PM MDT
Al Jefferson walked off the hardwood with his head bowed and shoulders slumped. He breathed in, sighed and slowly walked toward the Jazz’s tunnel. There was no confetti. No shouting or raised arms. Just the hurt.
Utah battled San Antonio for nearly 48 minutes Monday at EnergySolutions Arena. Then the Spurs did what the Spurs do. Passing the ball along the perimeter during a crucial late-game situation like only former NBA champions can, San Antonio sucked out all of Utah’s life with a right-corn...
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