Houston Rockets vs Utah Jazz 1/27/2020 Odds Picks and Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Houston Rockets vs Utah Jazz 1/27/2020 – The Utah Jazz is on a four-game winning streak and they continue to marvel the league as the dark horse team to win it all. They will be hosting the Houston Rockets at the Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah this coming Monday, January 27 at 9:00 pm Eastern Time. NBATV will be the television partner for this game and NBA League Pass subscribers can catch the online live stream. The Jazz are the overwhelming favorites to take this game according to NBA Brackett Betting while the Rockets’ struggles continue.
Houston Rockets vs Utah Jazz 1/27/2020
Houston Rockets vs Utah Jazz 1/27/2020 Betting Odds
Houston Rockets Betting
After winning back-to-back games, the Houston Rockets stumbled on the road losing to the Denver Nuggets by seven points. James Harden did not play in this game and it was Russell Westbrook who led the charge with 32 points, seven, rebounds and seven assists. He committed ten turnovers in the process and it was a huge factor in the game. Eric Gordon was 35% from the field to finish with 19 points while Ben McLemore contributed with 15. Austin Ricers and Danuel House came off the bench to combine for 24 points. Without Harden, Denver Caved in on Westbrook to take off his space. Against the Jazz, Westbrook is ruled out while Harden is doubtful. It is like going to war without any armor.
Players to watch: J. Harden SG 43 GP 43 GS 37 MIN 36.1 PTS 1.1 OR 5.1 DR 6.2 REB 7.3 AST 1.6 STL 0.9 BLK 4.6 TO 3.2 PF 1.6 AST/TO 29.5 PER
R. Westbrook PG 38 GP 38 GS 35.6 MIN 25.8 PTS 1.6 OR 6.5 DR 8.1 REB 7.4 AST 1.6 STL 0.3 BLK 4.3 TO 3.6 PF 1.7 AST/TO 20.63 PER
E. Gordon SG 20 GP 4 GS 29.3 MIN 14.5 PTS 0.3 OR 1.7 DR 2 REB 1.3 AST 0.4 STL 0.3 BLK 1.2 TO 2.2 PF 1.1 AST/TO 8.79 PER
Utah Jazz Betting
The Jazz are coming off from a convincing victory against the Dallas Mavericks in their last game. Donovan Mitchell led the team in scoring with 25 points, eight rebounds and five assists while Rudy Gobert was controlling the paint with 22 points, 17 rebounds and five blocks. Boban Bogdanovic finished with 23 points and Royce O’Neale did 12 points and seven rebounds. They were the only players that reached double-figures but everyone contributed as all nine-players used scored in the game. Utah is going to be tough to beat especially if you have a Mike Conley coming off from the bench.
Players to watch: D. Mitchell SG 43 GP 43 GS 34.3 MIN 24.7 PTS 0.8 OR 3.5 DR 4.2 REB 4.2 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 2.4 TO 2.3 PF 1.8 AST/TO 20.69 PER
B. Bogdanovic SF 43 GP 43 GS 33.2 MIN 21.1 PTS 0.6 OR 3.5 DR 4.1 REB 2 AST 0.6 STL 0.1 BLK 2.7 TO 1.8 PF 0.8 AST/TO 16.53 PER
J. Clarkson PG 14 GP 0 GS 25.3 MIN 14.4 PTS 0.6 OR 2.1 DR 2.7 REB 1.4 AST 0.6 STL 0.3 BLK 0.9 TO 1.4 PF 1.6 AST/TO 15.87 PER
Houston Rockets vs Utah Jazz 1/27/2020 Betting Numbers
Houston are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
Utah are 13-2-1 ATS in their last 16 games.
Russell Westbrook PG Rest is OUT Monday vs Utah
Emmanuel Mudiay PG Ankle is upgraded to probable Monday vs Houston
Houston Rockets vs Utah Jazz Betting Picks
No Harden and Westbrook are just going to be a long night for the Rockets as seen by Top Online Sportsbook. Utah is just too good right now to be beaten by a short-handed Rockets and they will seek to add up to that winning-streak.
Moneyline: The Rockets are coming in this game as the huge underdogs and will own an ML of +450. Meanwhile, the Jazz is at -600.
ATS: A very wide 10.5 points across spread for the Rockets and Jazz in this game. It will be Utah that will be at -10.5 while Houston is at +10.5.
TOTALs: 225.5 points is the total predicted for both teams to reach. Houston is going over while Utah is under.
Score Prediction: 119 – 105 Jazz