Brooklyn vs Utah Wrap - Brooklyn Wins 105-99
|Brooklyn vs Utah Wrap - Brooklyn Wins 105-99|
Joe Johnson scored 27 points for Brooklyn on Wednesday, leading the Nets to a 105-99 victory over Utah at EnergySolutions Arena.
Brooklyn was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 191.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Brooklyn got 25 points from Andray Blatche and another 19 points from Deron Williams. Shaun Livingston contributed 7 assists, while Paul Pierce cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
The Jazz got a 23-point performance from Alec Burks, who was supported by 18 points from Enes Kanter. Trey Burke had 10 assists in a losing cause for Utah, while Jeremy Evans grabbed 13 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Utah were victorious, as the score was 56-48 at the break.
Utah won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 46-33.
Next game, Brooklyn takes its act on the road to face Golden State looking for another win. For Utah, they head on the road to face Portland.