Houston was run off the court by the Jazz on Wednesday as Utah blasted the Rockets 104-83 at EnergySolutions Arena.
Utah was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 194.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
C.J. Miles had 27 points for Utah and Devin Harris chipped in with 19 points. Earl Watson had 8 assists for the Jazz, while Al Jefferson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Houston got 18 points from Luis Scola in a losing cause and another 14 points from Goran Dragic. Kyle Lowry contributed 6 assists for the Rockets, while Luis Scola had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Utah were victorious, as the score was 49-44 at the break.
Utah won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 50-34.
Next game, Utah takes its act home to face Miami looking for another win. For Houston, they head home to face Denver.