Paul Millsap http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/27647/all en UPDATE 1-NBA-Jazz escape Wizards comeback bid in narrow win http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/nba-jazz-escape-wizards-comeback-bid-close-win <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Adds quotes, details)</p> <p>* Wizards finish five-game road trip</p> <p>* Millsap, Jefferson get double-doubles</p> <p>Jan 23 (Reuters) - The Utah Jazz nearly squandered a 21-point lead but recovered in time to hold off the rejuvenated Washington Wizards 92-88 on Wednesday.</p> <p>Utah were comfortably in front 73-52 late in the third quarter when the visiting Wizards stormed back with a 20-2 run that put the pressure on the Jazz in the fourth.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/nba-jazz-escape-wizards-comeback-bid-close-win" target="_blank">read more</a></p> National Basketball Association Paul Millsap Utah Jazz Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 05:45:23 +0000 5738672 at http://www.globalpost.com Millsap leads Hawks to victory over Magic http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140122/millsap-leads-hawks-victory-over-magic <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Millsap leads Hawks to victory over Magic</p> <p>ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Atlanta Hawks all month have been quietly touting veteran forward Paul Millsap for a spot on the Eastern Conference All-Star team.</p> <p>He certainly strengthened his case this week.</p> <p>In another well-rounded performance, Milsap had 24 points, six rebounds, five blocks, five assists and three steals to lead his Hawks to a 112-109 victory over the Orlando Magic Wednesday night.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2014.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140122/millsap-leads-hawks-victory-over-magic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Al Horford National Basketball Association Paul Millsap Technology Thomson Reuters Thu, 23 Jan 2014 04:32:26 +0000 6050659 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Hawks at Jazz http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140310/preview-hawks-at-jazz <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Atlanta Hawks continue to lose games but remain entrenched in the final Eastern Conference playoff spot as they conclude a dismal six-game road excursion against the Utah Jazz on Monday. The Hawks are 0-5 on the trip – they have lost six straight overall – and have won just once in 15 games over the past five weeks but remain eighth in the East. Utah returns home after defeating Philadelphia on Saturday for its lone victory on a six-game road trip.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2014.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140310/preview-hawks-at-jazz" target="_blank">read more</a></p> National Basketball Association Paul Millsap Utah Jazz Thomson Reuters Mon, 10 Mar 2014 13:42:05 +0000 6091552 at http://www.globalpost.com