The victory was just Utah’s seventh – against 29 losses – over the Spurs since the 2000-01 season. It was only the second time in 40 regular-season games that the Spurs had allowed Utah to eclipse the century mark.
"When nothing seems to help, I go look at a stonecutter hammering away at this rock perhaps 100 times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the 101st blow, it will split in two and I know it was not that blow that did it. But all that had gone before." - Jacob Riis