NBA: Trail Blazers fizzle late in road loss to Jazz
By Tony Jones
The Salt Lake Tribune
Published Jan 30, 2012 11:05PM MDT
For three quarters Monday night, the Portland Trail Blazers controlled the Utah Jazz at EnergySolutions Arena.
Using their impressive length, the Blazers frustrated Ty Corbin’s team on both ends, force-feeding LaMarcus Aldridge and bottling up Jazz forward Paul Millsap.
But NBA hoops is a 48-minute affair. So after the Jazz rallied for a 93-89 win — an important Northwest division victory at that — the Blazers could only wonder what caused Utah’s rally.
“It’s very frustrating,” Aldridge said bet...
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