Denver Falls 103-93 to Jazz - Recap
Denver was victimized by Gordon Hayward for 30 points as the Jazz defeated the Nuggets 103-93 in NBA action on Friday.
Utah was the ATS victor, as they covered the 10.5-point spread as an underdog. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 200.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Derrick Favors had 19 points for Utah and Richard Jefferson chipped in with 14 points. Trey Burke had 10 assists for the Jazz, while Gordon Hayward was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Denver got 17 points from Wilson Chandler in a losing cause and another 17 points from Jordan Hamilton. Andre Miller contributed 7 assists for the Nuggets, while Kenneth Faried had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Utah were victorious, as the score was 53-44 at the break.
Denver won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-44.
Next game, Utah takes its act home to face San Antonio looking for another win. For Denver, they head home to face New Orleans.