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Utah Jazz: Twitter fans credit the win over Miami to Gordon Hayward's clutch shooting

Published: Tuesday, Jan. 15 2013 11:30 a.m. MST

Utah Jazz shooting guard Gordon Hayward (20) hits a 3-point-shot in the final minutes as the Utah Jazz defeat the Miami Heat 104-97 as they play NBA basketball Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, in Salt Lake City.

Tom Smart, Deseret News

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The Jazz beat Miami, and of course, the Twitter sphere was all over the game.

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With less than a minute left in regulation, Gordon Hayward waited until the shot clock ticked down to nine seconds, dribbled the ball behind his back and put up a fade-away jump shot over Miami's Ray Allen.

This basket gave the Jazz a comfortable seven point lead, making it a three-possession game. Fans tweeted their praises toward Hayward, and his clutch performance did not go unnoticed.

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