Jazz Down Denver 118-103 - Match Report
Alec Burks poured in 34 points for Utah on Monday, as they defeated Denver 118-103 at EnergySolutions Arena.
The Jazz were a 6-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 203.5.
Utah got 19 points from Derrick Favors and another 18 points from Trey Burke. Trey Burke contributed 8 assists, while Derrick Favors cleaned the glass with 15 rebounds.
Denver got 23 points from Ty Lawson in a losing cause and another 21 points from J.J. Hickson. Ty Lawson contributed 11 assists for the Nuggets, while J.J. Hickson had 10 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Utah were victorious, as the score was 67-53 at the break.
Utah won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-39.
Utah heads into a battle against the Spurs. Denver, meanwhile, will have their next action against Golden State.