Utah Defeats Charlotte 88-85 - Recap
|Utah Defeats Charlotte 88-85 - Recap|
Trey Burke scored 20 points leading the Jazz to an 88-85 victory over Charlotte at Time Warner Cable Arena on Saturday.
Utah won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 4.5-point spread as underdogs. Totals bettors, meanwhile, saw the game go UNDER the closing number of 189.5.
Utah got 14 points from Derrick Favors and another 13 points from Richard Jefferson. Trey Burke contributed 4 assists, while Gordon Hayward cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Charlotte got 20 points from Kemba Walker in a losing cause and another 19 points from Al Jefferson. Kemba Walker contributed 4 assists for the Bobcats, while Al Jefferson had 11 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Charlotte were victorious, as the score was 46-42 at the break.
Charlotte won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 50-44.
Utah looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Grizzlies. The Bobcats will aim to get back on the winning track vs Milwaukee.