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Utah Jazz say OT defeat to L.A. Lakers not a total loss

Utah Jazz say OT defeat to L.A. Lakers not a total loss

By Brian T. Smith
The Salt Lake Tribune

Published Jan 14, 2012 04:55PM MDT

Jazz coach Tyrone Corbin didn’t get the victory he wanted. But he received almost everything else.
Corbin entered Utah’s 90-87 overtime loss to the Los Angeles Lakers saying the game was the Jazz’s first real challenge of the 2011-12 season.
Utah winning five consecutive contests and quietly moving into third place in the Western Conference was one thing. But an unproven, rebuilding Jazz team downing Kobe Bryant’s Lakers was an entirely different world.
Technically, Utah (6-4) didn’t deliver Wed...

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