Brooklyn Nets vs Utah Jazz 2/4/2022 NBA Prediction and Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Brooklyn Nets vs Utah Jazz 2/4/2022 – The Brooklyn Nets’ woes continue and they hope to stop the huge slump very soon before falling further in the standings. They are set to visit the Utah Jazz this Friday, February 4 at the Vivint Arena located in Salt Lake City, Utah. The game begins at 9:00 p.m. Eastern Time and the television broadcast can be seen through the ATTSN-RM Network. NBA League Pass subscribers can also enjoy the game at home through an online live stream. The Utah Jazz has the home court advantage is the favored team in NBA game odds to prevail over the Brooklyn Nets.
Brooklyn Nets vs Utah Jazz 2/4/2022
Brooklyn Nets vs Utah Jazz 2/4/2022 Betting Odds
Brooklyn Nets Betting
It is now a six-game losing streak for the Brooklyn Nets and this team fell down to a record of 29-22 and currently place sixth in the NBA Eastern Conference. This team just have a 1.5 game lead over the trailing Toronto Raptors and another loss may push them down to the play-in tournament zone. The last opponents of the Nets were the Sacramento Kings and lost that game by 11 points, 101-112. Kyrie Irving and James Harden played in this game but they need more firepower coming from their role players. Nicolas Claxton stepped up with a double-double but they need more from Kessler Edwards as the starting forward.
Players to watch: K. Durant PF 36 GP 36 GS 36.5 MIN 29.3 PTS 0.6 OR 6.9 DR 7.4 REB 5.8 AST 0.8 STL 0.9 BLK 3 TO 1.9 PF 1.9 AST/TO 26.21 PER
K. Irving PG 10 GP 10 GS 35.5 MIN 23.6 PTS 0.5 OR 4.4 DR 4.9 REB 4.7 AST 1.2 STL 0.4 BLK 2.6 TO 2.2 PF 1.8 AST/TO 19.23 PER
J. Harden SG 44 GP 44 GS 37 MIN 22.5 PTS 1 OR 7 DR 8 REB 10.2 AST 1.3 STL 0.7 BLK 4.8 TO 2.4 PF 2.1 AST/TO 21.03 PER.
Utah Jazz Betting
The Utah Jazz has been bitten by the injury bug so hard and now Jordan Clarkson joins the list of inactive players. This team managed to snap their five-game losing streak against the Denver Nuggets, 108-104. This is quite a different Jazz team that is playing right now as Trent Forrest is now the starting two-guard along with Udoka Azubuike being the center as well. The good news is that Donovan Mitchell may be back in this game but they need more firepower for them to overcome the Brooklyn Nets. So far, Rudy Gay has been giving the team a big push from the bench with scoring production and veteran leadership.
Players to Watch: D. Mitchell SG 40 GP 40 GS 33.5 MIN 25.5 PTS 0.8 OR 3.1 DR 4 REB 5.2 AST 1.6 STL 0.2 BLK 3 TO 2.5 PF 1.7 AST/TO 21.93 PER
B. Bogdanovic SF 50 GP 50 GS 31 MIN 17.8 PTS 0.8 OR 3.4 DR 4.2 REB 1.7 AST 0.5 STL 0 BLK 1.7 TO 1.7 PF 1 AST/TO 15.78 PER
R. Gobert C 42 GP 42 GS 32.5 MIN 16 PTS 3.7 OR 11.4 DR 15.1 REB 1.2 AST 0.8 STL 2.3 BLK 1.8 TO 2.7 PF 0.6 AST/TO 25.67 PER.
Brooklyn Nets vs Utah Jazz 2/4/2022 Betting Numbers
Brooklyn are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
Utah are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
LaMarcus Aldridge PF Ankle is out indefinitely
Hassan Whiteside C Back is “?” Friday vs Brooklyn
Brooklyn Nets vs Utah Jazz Betting Picks
The Utah Jazz have a good home crowd backing them up and they are given the small edge in the top online sportsbook to win over the Brooklyn Nets even with Kyrie Iring and James Harden in the lineup.
Moneyline: The Nets as the underdog team is given an ML of +100 while the Jazz are at -125 in their home court.
ATS: Only 1.5 points is between both teams on the ATS with the Nets getting the +1.5 while the Jazz are -1.5.
TOTALs: The total set for this matchup is at 227.5 points with the Nets going over and the Jazz are under.
Score Prediction: 111 – 106, Jazz