New Orleans vs Utah Recap - Jazz Win 104-99
Utah got 25 points and 10 rebounds from Paul Millsap en route to a 104-99 victory over New Orleans on Wednesday at EnergySolutions Arena.
The Jazz earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 8.5-point spread. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 188.5 were rewarded with a winning wager.
Utah got 22 points from Al Jefferson and another 15 points from Derrick Favors. Randy Foye contributed 8 assists, while Paul Millsap cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
The Hornets got a 17-point performance from Greivis Vasquez, who was supported by 16 points from Ryan Anderson. Greivis Vasquez had 13 assists in a losing cause for New Orleans, while Al-Farouq Aminu grabbed 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Utah were victorious, as the score was 51-47 at the break.
New Orleans won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 43-40.
Utah looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Trail Blazers. The Hornets will aim to get back on the winning track at Denver.