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              === Warriors tangle with Jazz in Salt Lake City ===
 
 (Sports  Network)  - The Golden  State Warriors get  back to work on Wednesday
 night  following a  disappointing pre-Christmas  loss as  they visit  the Utah
 Jazz.
 
 The Warriors have put together a solid season and are eight games over .500 at
 18-10.  Golden  State won  10 of  12 from Nov.  19-Dec. 12,  but has split six
 games since.
 
 Looking  to  head into a three-day  break with a victory, the Warriors instead
 dropped  a  118-115 overtime  decision to  the Los  Angeles Lakes on Saturday.
 Jarrett  Jack was  big off the bench  with 29 points and 11 assists, hitting a
 game-tying jumper to force overtime with 1.7 seconds left in regulation.
 
 "He's  been great all  year long. He comes in and has a calming effect when he
 runs  our  offense. He's a  scoring threat and  he makes plays," said Warriors
 head  coach Mark  Jackson of Jarrett. "Credit again to our ownership and front
 office by doing a great job of finding what we needed. He's everything that we
 thought he would be when we traded for him."
 
 David Lee notched his career-high 12th straight game of at least 20 points and
 also  had  11 rebounds, while Stephen  Curry had 20 points, eight rebounds and
 seven assists in a game that featured 20 lead changes.
 
 "I think that was the first time we lost when we had the lead heading into the
 fourth quarter," noted Curry. "We've had situations where we had big leads and
 had  to  hold on for  dear life, but  we still got it  done. Then we had games
 where  we  let go of the  lead and finished it  out. We're just a team who had
 veterans  and Hall of  Fame guys that figured it out in the last five minutes,
 so we have to learn from this."
 
 The  Jazz are hoping to figure things out after snapping a two-game slide with
 Sunday's  97-93 victory over  the Orlando Magic. Utah trailed by as many as 16
 in  the  game, but rallied  after dropping  its previous two  by a total of 36
 points.
 
 Jamaal  Tinsley  got the start  at point  in place of  Mo Williams, who is out
 indefinitely  due to a right thumb injury, and had 11 points and four assists.
 He hit a go-ahead 3-pointer late in the fourth.
 
 "They  did a  great job on the boards  tonight, but we just made them work for
 everything in the second half and wound up coming out on top," Tinsley said.
 
 Paul  Millsap  was also  one of six  Jazz players to  score in double figures,
 notching 18 points, while Gordon Hayward had 17 on 7-of-10 shooting.
 
 Utah won for just the second time in six games.
 
 The  Jazz  won three  of four versus  the Warriors last  season and have taken
 seven of the past 11 encounters overall.
 
 Golden State has lost two straight and 10 of its past 12 in Utah.
 
 12/26 10:51:48 ET

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