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Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell (45) tries to save the ball after stealing it in Salt Lake City on Friday, Jan. 25, 2019.

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Jazz endured a late-game challenge before emerging with a tight 106-102 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves Friday night at Vivint Arena.

Here are three key takeaways as the Jazz (28-22) won for the 10th time in 12 games.

— Utah built as much as a 23-point lead in the third quarter, outscoring Minnesota 38-24 in the period, before the Timberwolves stormed back. Minnesota scored 15 of the first 17 points in the fourth and cut the Jazz lead to a single point with 1:05 to play on an Anthony Tolliver 3-pointer.

After misses from Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert, the T'Wolves had the chance to take the lead, but they also missed a pair of shots. Joe Ingles hit a pair of free throws to make it a 105-102 Jazz lead, then with Gobert on defense, Tolliver couldn't hit a tying 3 with three seconds to play.

Mitchell iced the game with a free throw with one second left to give Utah the four-point win after Minnesota outscored Utah 33-16 in the fourth.

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— Minnesota's Karl Anthony-Towns played just six minutes in the first half because of foul trouble and had just four points and three rebounds in the opening half as Utah took a 52-45 lead into halftime. Anthony-Towns finished the night with 33 points, 10 rebounds and four assists.

Mitchell, meanwhile, led Utah with 24 points, 11 assists and seven rebounds, while Gobert had another double-double with 18 points and 16 rebounds while adding four key blocked shots and two steals.

— The Jazz hit 13 3-pointers to eight for Minnesota in a game where the T'Wolves outshot Utah from the field 42.2 percent to 39.4.

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Sunday, Jan. 27, at Minnesota (24-25), 5 p.m. MST

Wednesday, Jan. 30, at Portland (30-20), 8:30 p.m.

Friday, Feb. 1, vs. Atlanta (15-32), 7 p.m.