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Tom Smart, Deseret News
Deron Williams is surrounded by reporters Monday before the Utah Jazz practice at the L.A. Clippers' practice facility. Game 2 of the Western Conference NBA semifinals is Tuesday in Los Angeles against the Lakers. The Jazz lost Game 1.

Up next: Game 2 at L.A., Tuesday β€” Sure, Utah lost. For the 15th time in a row in L.A. to the Lakers. And as Wesley Matthews said, We dont believe in moral victories. We want the real hard-core W. But the energy and effort the Jazz played with in the fourth quarter β€” sparked by Utahs bench β€” could give the underdogs a jolt of confidence going into their next showdown.