Jazz Fall 113-102 Against Cleveland - Game Recap
The Jazz were burned for 25 points by Kyrie Irving on Friday as the Cavaliers picked up a 113-102 win at EnergySolutions Arena.
The Cavaliers were a 2-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 190.5.
Cleveland got 18 points from Tristan Thompson and another 17 points from C.J. Miles. Kyrie Irving contributed 8 assists, while Tristan Thompson cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
Utah got 18 points from Richard Jefferson in a losing cause and another 17 points from Trey Burke. Trey Burke contributed 6 assists for the Jazz, while Enes Kanter had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Utah were victorious, as the score was 49-46 at the break.
Cleveland had a 45-34 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Cleveland takes its act on the road to face Sacramento looking for another win. For Utah, they head home to face Denver.