Dallas vs Utah Wrap - Utah Wins 123-121
|Dallas vs Utah Wrap - Utah Wins 123-121|
The Jazz got a 28-point performance from Al Jefferson, who added 26 rebounds as Utah ran past Dallas 123-121 on Monday at EnergySolutions Arena.
Utah won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 4-point spread. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 193.5.
Gordon Hayward had 24 points for Utah and Devin Harris chipped in with 23 points. Devin Harris had 7 assists for the Jazz, while Al Jefferson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 26 boards.
Dallas got 40 points from Dirk Nowitzki in a losing cause and another 27 points from Jason Terry. Jason Kidd contributed 6 assists for the Mavericks, while Vince Carter had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Utah were victorious, as the score was 43-42 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Utah as they grabbed 53 boards, while Dallas only had 41.
Utah looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Trail Blazers. The Mavericks will aim to get back on the winning track vs Houston.