Al Jefferson scored 20 points leading the Jazz to a 107-94 victory over New Jersey at EnergySolutions Arena on Saturday.
Utah won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 8-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 190.5.
Utah got 18 points from Paul Millsap and another 17 points from C.J. Miles. Devin Harris contributed 6 assists, while Paul Millsap cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
New Jersey got 18 points from Kris Humphries in a losing cause and another 16 points from Deron Williams. Deron Williams contributed 5 assists for the Nets, while Kris Humphries had 10 rebounds.
Utah led at halftime, 57-40.
Utah had a 48-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Utah heads into a battle against the Nuggets. New Jersey, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.