Recap - Jazz Defeat Phoenix 103-88
The Jazz got a 25-point performance from Al Jefferson as Utah ran past Phoenix 103-88 on Wednesday at EnergySolutions Arena.
Bettors who backed the Jazz were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as a favorite of 13.5 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 194.5.
Gordon Hayward had 25 points for Utah and Randy Foye chipped in with 12 points. Mo Williams had 10 assists for the Jazz, while Derrick Favors was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
The Suns got a 22-point performance from Wes Johnson, who was supported by 20 points from Luis Scola. Kendall Marshall had 13 assists in a losing cause for Phoenix, while Luis Scola grabbed 7 rebounds.
The Jazz hit the break leading 53-44 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Utah as they grabbed 46 boards, while Phoenix only had 36.
Utah looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Trail Blazers. The Suns will aim to get back on the winning track vs Sacramento.