They hounded John Stockton in the backcourt, played a small lineup and ran an isolation offense that sent Mark Eaton to the end of the Jazz bench.

Meet the Minnesota Timberwolves, the NBA's newest version of the Warriors. "This reminded us so much of Golden State," said Jazz guard Bobby Hansen.

One difference: Unlike the '89 playoffs with the Warriors, the Jazz battled back Tuesday night in the Metrodome. At last, they escaped with a 103-101 overtime win.