Despite establishing a 15-point lead against Minnesota in the second half Wednesday night, Utah was tested in the final minutes of the game.
Holding off the Timberwolves, the Jazz took a 97-93 victory and have momentum going into the All-Star break.
Utah dominated Minnesota in transition baskets, scoring 17 fast-break points to the Timberwolves' 8.
Paul Millsap and Al Jefferson led the Jazz, scoring 21 and 22 points, respectively.
The Timberwolves dropped to 19-31 on the season.
Full recap coming soon.
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