Utah Jazz: Twitter fans credit the win over Miami to Gordon Hayward's clutch shooting
By Whitney O'Bannon , Deseret News
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)
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.