The Jazz grabbed a 96-84 win over the Hornets on Wednesday, behind a 19-point effort from Al Jefferson at New Orleans Arena.
The Jazz were a 3-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 190.5.
Paul Millsap had 16 points for Utah and Marvin Williams chipped in with 16 points. Earl Watson had 8 assists for the Jazz, while Paul Millsap was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
New Orleans got 18 points from Greivis Vasquez in a losing cause and another 18 points from Robin Lopez. Greivis Vasquez contributed 8 assists for the Hornets, while Jason Smith had 9 rebounds.
Utah led at halftime, 41-39.
Utah won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 39-38.
Next game, Utah takes its act on the road to face Oklahoma City looking for another win. For New Orleans, they head home to face Oklahoma City.