Utah Defeats Cleveland 113-105 - Recap
Utah got 30 points from Al Jefferson en route to a 113-105 victory over Cleveland on Tuesday at EnergySolutions Arena.
Utah won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6-point spread as favorites. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go OVER the closing number of 187.5.
Utah got 19 points from Paul Millsap and another 17 points from Josh Howard. Gordon Hayward contributed 8 assists, while Al Jefferson cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Cleveland got 22 points from Antawn Jamison in a losing cause and another 20 points from Kyrie Irving. Kyrie Irving contributed 5 assists for the Cavaliers, while Anderson Varejao had 11 rebounds.
The Jazz hit the break leading 52-43 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Cleveland as they grabbed 42 boards, while Utah only had 37.
Utah looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lakers. The Cavaliers will aim to get back on the winning track at Phoenix.