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Last Updated Dec 27, 2014 11:06PM

Trevor Booker was brought to the Utah Jazz because of Saturday night. He was brought in to play with energy. He was brought in to provide a spark in games where nobody else does. And that’s exactly what he did on Saturday night. The Jazz escaped EnergySolutions Arena with an 88-71 win over the Philadelphia 76ers. But it was a night in which not many Utah guys played with passion. Booker was the notable exception. From the beginning, he attacked Philadelphia’s defense. He rebounded the ball, he scored inside. It …

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