The Jazz got 21 points from Gordon Hayward as Utah ran past Sacramento 96-93 on Saturday at EnergySolutions Arena.
The Jazz earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 9-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 191.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Utah got 20 points from C.J. Miles and another 12 points from Al Jefferson. Devin Harris contributed 6 assists, while Paul Millsap cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Sacramento got 31 points from Tyreke Evans in a losing cause and another 14 points from Jimmer Fredette. Tyreke Evans contributed 9 assists for the Kings, while DeMarcus Cousins had 9 rebounds.
The Jazz hit the break leading 49-47 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Utah as they grabbed 41 boards, while Sacramento only had 39.
Utah looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Trail Blazers. The Kings will aim to get back on the winning track at Golden State.