Recap - Clippers Defeat Utah 107-96
|Recap - Clippers Defeat Utah 107-96|
Caron Butler scored 29 points for Los Angeles on Sunday, leading the Clippers to a 107-96 victory over Utah at STAPLES Center.
The Clippers were a 10.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 198.5.
Chris Paul had 19 points for Los Angeles and Jamal Crawford chipped in with 19 points. Chris Paul had 9 assists for the Clippers, while Lamar Odom was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Utah got 30 points from Al Jefferson in a losing cause and another 16 points from Gordon Hayward. Jamaal Tinsley contributed 11 assists for the Jazz, while DeMarre Carroll had 8 rebounds.
Los Angeles led at halftime, 54-45.
Los Angeles had a 41-38 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Nuggets. The Jazz will aim to get back on the winning track vs Minnesota.