Jazz Fall 111-99 Against Portland - Game Recap
Wesley Matthews scored 21 points leading the Trail Blazers to a 111-99 victory over Utah at EnergySolutions Arena on Friday.
Portland was the ATS victor, as they covered the 9-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 198.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
LaMarcus Aldridge had 18 points for Portland and Damian Lillard chipped in with 16 points. Nicolas Batum had 7 assists for the Trail Blazers, while LaMarcus Aldridge was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 14 boards.
The Jazz got a 21-point performance from Derrick Favors, who was supported by 16 points from Alec Burks. Trey Burke had 11 assists in a losing cause for Utah, while Enes Kanter grabbed 13 rebounds.
Portland led at halftime, 53-51.
Utah won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-41.
Next game, Portland takes its act home to face Golden State looking for another win. For Utah, they head on the road to face Denver.