The Jazz got a 27-point performance from Al Jefferson as Utah ran past Sacramento 109-102 on Saturday at EnergySolutions Arena.
The Jazz earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 8-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 210.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Andrei Kirilenko had 16 points for Utah and Raja Bell chipped in with 16 points. Devin Harris had 7 assists for the Jazz, while Francisco Elson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.
The Kings got a 22-point performance from Marcus Thornton, who was supported by 18 points from DeMarcus Cousins. DeMarcus Cousins had 7 assists in a losing cause for Sacramento, while DeMarcus Cousins grabbed 18 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Utah were victorious, as the score was 57-49 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Sacramento as they grabbed 50 boards, while Utah only had 47.
Next game, Utah takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Sacramento, they head home to face Houston.