Recap - Jazz Defeat Denver 106-96
The Jazz got a 26-point performance from Paul Millsap, who added 12 rebounds as Utah ran past Denver 106-96 on Sunday at Pepsi Center.
Utah was the ATS victor, as they covered the 10.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 206.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Utah got 19 points from Gordon Hayward and another 18 points from Al Jefferson. Devin Harris contributed 7 assists, while Al Jefferson cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
The Nuggets got an 18 -point performance from Danilo Gallinari, who was supported by 18 points from Nene Hilario. Ty Lawson had 8 assists in a losing cause for Denver, while Arron Afflalo grabbed 8 rebounds.
Utah had a 42-39 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Utah takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Denver, they head on the road to face Milwaukee.