Jazz Fall 96-87 Against Los Angeles - Game Recap
Blake Griffin scored 20 points leading the Clippers to a 96-87 victory over Utah at EnergySolutions Arena on Friday.
The match was decisive in favor of Los Angeles, but bettors saw the game push as the margin of victory was the same as the closing point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 204.5.
Los Angeles got 18 points from Chris Paul and another 15 points from Matt Barnes. Chris Paul contributed 7 assists, while DeAndre Jordan cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Utah got 18 points from Trey Burke in a losing cause and another 18 points from Derrick Favors. Gordon Hayward contributed 10 assists for the Jazz, while Enes Kanter had 15 rebounds.
Los Angeles trailed at halftime, 51-43.
The rebound battle favored Utah as they grabbed 39 boards, while Los Angeles only had 32.
Los Angeles looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Cavaliers. The Jazz will aim to get back on the winning track at San Antonio.