Originally written on Salt Lake Tribune  |  Last updated 10/22/14
Utah Jazz tough out ugly 85-73 win over Bucks and climb to .500 By Brian T. Smith The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jan 3, 2012 11:06PM MDT The Jazz survived their first true test of the 2011-12 lockout-shortened season. Peaking midway through the second quarter Tuesday, then sucking wind and simply holding on during the fourth period, Utah found just enough life to fight off the Milwaukee Bucks, 85-73, at EnergySolutions Arena before a crowd of 17,756. The Jazz began the game playing their best basketball of the season. Utah continued the progress it made Monday during a home win against New Orleans, aggressively pushing the ball ... Copyright 2011 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
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