Utah Defeats Phoenix 94-81 - Recap
The Jazz got a 27-point performance from Al Jefferson, who added 14 rebounds as Utah ran past Phoenix 94-81 on Saturday at EnergySolutions Arena.
Utah was the ATS victor, as they covered the 8.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 203.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Utah got 18 points from Paul Millsap and another 18 points from Gordon Hayward. Jamaal Tinsley contributed 14 assists, while Al Jefferson cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Phoenix got 21 points from Luis Scola in a losing cause and another 16 points from Jared Dudley. Goran Dragic contributed 6 assists for the Suns, while Luis Scola had 11 rebounds.
The Jazz hit the break leading 50-43 before taking care of business in the second half.
Utah won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 52-37.
Next game, Utah takes its act on the road to face Toronto looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head home to face Denver.