Utah Defeats Los Angeles 86-85 - Recap
The Jazz got 22 points from Paul Millsap as Utah ran past Los Angeles 86-85 on Tuesday at STAPLES Center.
The Jazz were a 13.5-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 193.5.
Utah got 22 points from Gordon Hayward and another 14 points from Derrick Favors. Earl Watson contributed 6 assists, while Derrick Favors cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Los Angeles got 20 points from Kobe Bryant in a losing cause and another 19 points from Pau Gasol. Kobe Bryant contributed 5 assists for the Lakers, while Andrew Bynum had 23 rebounds.
Utah trailed at halftime, 40-34.
Utah won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 52-49.
Utah looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Trail Blazers. The Lakers will aim to get back on the winning track at Golden State.