Denver Falls 113-106 to Jazz - Recap
The Jazz got a 28-point performance from Al Jefferson, who added 10 rebounds as Utah ran past Denver 113-106 on Friday at Pepsi Center.
The Jazz were a 9-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 209.5.
Utah got 26 points from Deron Williams and another 20 points from Raja Bell. Deron Williams contributed 12 assists, while Al Jefferson cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Nuggets got a 31-point performance from Carmelo Anthony, who was supported by 28 points from Nene Hilario. Chauncey Billups had 5 assists in a losing cause for Denver, while Arron Afflalo grabbed 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Utah were victorious, as the score was 50-47 at the break.
Utah won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-42.
Next game, Utah takes its act home to face Oklahoma City looking for another win. For Denver, they head on the road to face Minnesota.