Orlando vs Utah Wrap - Utah Wins 89-88
|Orlando vs Utah Wrap - Utah Wins 89-88|
Richard Jefferson scored 21 points leading the Jazz to an 89-88 victory over Orlando at EnergySolutions Arena on Saturday.
Utah won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 5-point spread. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 196.5.
Trey Burke had 17 points for Utah and Gordon Hayward chipped in with 14 points. Gordon Hayward had 6 assists for the Jazz, while Derrick Favors was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 12 boards.
Orlando got 19 points from Victor Oladipo in a losing cause and another 18 points from Arron Afflalo. Arron Afflalo contributed 6 assists for the Magic, while Nikola Vucevic had 13 rebounds.
The Jazz hit the break leading 49-43 before taking care of business in the second half.
Orlando won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-39.
Next game, Utah takes its act home to face Detroit looking for another win. For Orlando, they head on the road to face Los Angeles.