Nuggets Down Utah 101-94 - Match Report
Utah was scorched by Randy Foye for 26 points as the Nuggets defated the Jazz 101-94 in NBA action on Saturday.
Denver won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 9.5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 211.5.
Kenneth Faried had 24 points for Denver and Evan Fournier chipped in with 23 points. Randy Foye had 6 assists for the Nuggets, while Kenneth Faried was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 21 boards.
Utah got 23 points from Gordon Hayward in a losing cause and another 22 points from Enes Kanter. Trey Burke contributed 8 assists for the Jazz, while Enes Kanter had 14 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Utah were victorious, as the score was 44-34 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Denver as they grabbed 52 boards, while Utah only had 39.
Next game, Denver takes its act on the road to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Utah, they head home to face Los Angeles.