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Utah Falls 120-110 to Rockets - Recap

Utah was victimized by James Harden for 38 points as the Rockets defeated the Jazz 120-110 in NBA action on Saturday.

Bettors who backed the Rockets were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of +2.0 at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 233.0.

Houston got 34 points from Russell Westbrook and another 12 points from Eric Gordon. James Harden contributed 7 assists, while Robert Covington cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.

The Jazz got a 31-point performance from Donovan Mitchell, who was supported by 22 points from Jordan Clarkson. Mike Conley had 7 assists in a losing cause for Utah, while Mike Conley grabbed 7 rebounds.

The Rockets hit the break losing 66-62 before taking care of business in the second half.

Utah had a 46-42 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.

Houston looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Knicks. The Jazz will aim to get back on the winning track vs. Phoenix.