Recap - Jazz Defeat Memphis 98-92
Paul Millsap scored 22 points and added 10 rebounds for a double-double, leading Utah over Memphis, 98-92, on Saturday at EnergySolutions Arena.
Utah won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 7-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 196.5.
Utah got 19 points from Deron Williams and another 13 points from Gordon Hayward. Earl Watson contributed 6 assists, while Paul Millsap cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Memphis got 27 points from Zach Randolph in a losing cause and another 18 points from O.J. Mayo. Mike Conley contributed 7 assists for the Grizzlies, while Zach Randolph had 16 rebounds.
Utah led at halftime, 48-38.
The rebound battle favored Memphis as they grabbed 43 boards, while Utah only had 35.
Next game, Utah takes its act home to face Detroit looking for another win. For Memphis, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.