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                      === Wizards make a stop in Utah ===
 
 (Sports Network) - The Washington Wizards will try to earn a winning record on
 their  five-game western trip Wednesday night when they visit the Utah Jazz at
 EnergySolutions Arena.
 
 The  Wizards  are 2-2 with  wins in Denver and  on Monday against the Portland
 Trail  Blazers. They  have been in every  game during this trek and will be in
 search of their 10th win of the season.
 
 "I  feel pretty good  about what we're doing. I feel like we could be 4-0, 3-1
 at  the most," said John Wall, who has been back for six games and the Wizards
 are 4-2 with him in the lineup.
 
 Monday's victory over the Blazers was a thriller. Jordan Crawford drained a 3-
 pointer  from the left wing as time expired to lift the Wizards to their third
 road victory of the season.
 
 "I  knew  it had a  chance, I just  thank the Lord  I made it," said Crawford.
 "We've got a deep team. We're just doing a good job of pulling together. I got
 the opportunity, I just wanted to take advantage of it."
 
 Crawford  finished  with 13 points.  The Wizards were  led by 24 points apiece
 from  starting forwards,  Nene and Martell Webster. Emeka Okafor had a double-
 double with 13 points and 13 rebounds.
 
 While  Washington is playing better, a tough task awaits in Utah. The Jazz are
 13-4 at home, the winners of three in a row and five of the last six.
 
 Utah  has captured four  in a row at home, including a 109-98 victory over the
 Cleveland  Cavaliers  on Saturday night. The  Jazz' previous game was a 104-97
 win over the defending champion Miami Heat on Jan. 14.
 
 Against  the Cavs,  the Jazz  bench netted  51 points.  Derrick Favors  had 19
 points  and eight  rebounds. Enes Kanter chipped  in 14 points in less than 18
 minutes and DeMarre Carroll added 13 points.
 
 "Derrick  had  a great game  for us," said head  coach Tyrone Corbin. "We need
 everybody  on  this team  to be  ready to go.  The guys  have been great about
 responding."
 
 The  Jazz averaged 101 ppg during this winning streak and have been one of the
 league's  best teams in  January. Utah is 7-2 in 2013 and is holding opponents
 to 95 ppg during the month.
 
 The Jazz topped the Wizards, 83-76, when these two teams met on Nov. 17 in our
 nation's capital. Al Jefferson led the way with 21 points and 13 rebounds that
 night  as  all three  members  of  the Jazz  frontcourt  grabbed  at least  10
 rebounds.
 
 The Jazz are 8-3 in their last 11 against the Wizards, who have lost 20 of the
 past 24 meetings in Salt Lake City.
 
 
 01/23 10:57:14 ET