Utah got 26 points from Gordon Hayward en route to a 111-105 victory over Minnesota on Thursday at EnergySolutions Arena.
Utah was the ATS victor, as they covered the 2.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 205.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Utah got 18 points from Devin Harris and another 16 points from Paul Millsap. Jamaal Tinsley contributed 5 assists, while Derrick Favors cleaned the glass with 16 rebounds.
The Timberwolves got a 25-point performance from Kevin Love, who was supported by 20 points from Nikola Pekovic. Luke Ridnour had 13 assists in a losing cause for Minnesota, while Kevin Love grabbed 16 rebounds.
Utah led at halftime, 53-47.
Utah won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 55-47.
Utah heads into a battle against the Warriors. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.