Utah Jazz vs. Minnesota Timberwolves Live Game Blog: Who Wins Northwest Battle?

Tanner ThomsSenior Analyst IDecember 23, 2010

Tonight, the 6-23 Minnesota Timberwolves take on the 20-9 Utah Jazz, who are currently tied with the Oklahoma City Thunder for first place in the Northwest division.

Although Minnesota has struggled of late, they have two great players in Martell Webster and Jonny Flynn, who both recently returned from injuries.

Al Jefferson will be making his return to Target Center tonight. Jefferson was traded in the offseason to the Jazz for Kosta Koufos and two first-rounders.

Starting fives:

Utah:

PG- Deron Williams

SG- Raja Bell

SF- Andrei Kirilenko

PF- Paul Millsap

C- Al Jefferson

Minnesota:

PG- Luke Ridnour

SG- Wesley Johnson

SF- Michael Beasley

PF- Kevin Love

C- Darko Milicic

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