Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/13/12
TORONTO -- The second 3-pointer of Al Jefferson's NBA career bounced tantalizingly before dropping through the rim. It was the start of something big for the Utah Jazz. Jefferson was 1-for-25 from beyond the arc in his nine-year career when he made a 3-pointer in the final seconds of regulation Monday to tie the game against the Toronto Raptors at 104-104, forcing overtime. After three overtimes, the Jazz came away with a 140-133 victory before 18,230 at Air Canada Centre. Utah (4-4) earned its first road win of the season, while Toronto (1-6) took its fourth loss in a row. "I knew we needed a 3, and I think Mo (Williams) wound up getting in trouble, he passed it to me, and I gave it to Randy (Foye), and Randy tried to draw the foul, and he just got it to me, and I just set my feet and let it go," Jefferson said. "Even though the ball wanted to tease me for a while, it finally dropped. I knew then if I hit a 3 to send it to overtime, we've got to go win it." There was stil...
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