Recap - Jazz Defeat Houston 109-103
|Recap - Jazz Defeat Houston 109-103|
Gordon Hayward went off for 29 points and added 5 rebounds leading Utah over Houston, 109-103, on Monday at EnergySolutions Arena.
Utah was an underdog by 8 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 202.5.
Utah got 21 points from Trey Burke and another 21 points from Alec Burks. Trey Burke contributed 6 assists, while Derrick Favors cleaned the glass with 13 rebounds.
Houston got 37 points from James Harden in a losing cause and another 15 points from Dwight Howard. James Harden contributed 8 assists for the Rockets, while Dwight Howard had 9 rebounds.
The Jazz hit the break leading 53-50 before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Houston as they grabbed 40 boards, while Utah only had 39.
Next game, Utah takes its act home to face Indiana looking for another win. For Houston, they head home to face Phoenix.