Utah Jazz defeat Minnesota Timberwolves, 122-100

SALT LAKE CITY - There's more than one way to build a franchise.

That much was clear during the Timberwolves' 122-100 loss to the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night.

As their remaining followers all too well know, the Wolves nearly three years ago embarked upon rebuilding with youth and lottery draft picks, a painful and lengthy process that former coach Flip Saunders has calculated averages about seven years.

Wednesday's loss -- the 11th consecutive defeat and the 17th...