Houston Rockets vs Utah Jazz 3/12/2021 Picks Previews and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Houston Rockets vs Utah Jazz 3/12/2021 – The Utah Jazz have lost back-to-back games and will do whatever it takes to avoid getting into a losing streak. The Houston Rockets will be their next opponent and they will clash with them at the Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah this Friday, March 12. The game begins at exactly 11:00 p.m. Eastern Time and it will be shown live on television through the AT&T Sportsnet – Southwest. The online live stream is made available for their subscribers in NBA League Pass. The Houston Rockets are seen as the huge underdogs by the NBA Run Line against the league-leading Utah Jazz.
Houston Rockets vs Utah Jazz 3/12/2021
Houston Rockets vs Utah Jazz 3/12/2021 Betting Odds
Houston Rockets Betting
The Houston Rockets are on a free-fall right now and are carrying their 14-game losing streak to this game against the league-leading Utah Jazz. Their record is now at 11-24 and still four games above the league’s worst Minnesota Timberwolves. This team’s most recent match was against the Sacramento Kings and lost that match by a wide 20-point margin. Victor Oladipo led the team with 23 points and nine rebounds while Eric Gordon tallied 17 points and dropped three triples. Jae Sean Tate is the starting forward and contributed 16 points and four rebounds while Kevin Porter Jr. did 13 points and 10 assists.
Players to watch: C. Wood C 17 GP 17 GS 31.2 MIN 22 PTS 1.8 OR 8.4 DR 10.2 REB 1.3 AST 0.9 STL 1.5 BLK 1.8 TO 1.9 PF 0.7 AST/TO 24.24 PER
J. Wall PG 25 GP 25 GS 31.7 MIN 21 PTS 0.4 OR 2.8 DR 3.2 REB 6 AST 0.9 STL 0.7 BLK 3.3 TO 1.2 PF 1.8 AST/TO 16.54 PER
V. Oladipo SG * 15 GP 15 GS 32.4 MIN 19.9 PTS 0.5 OR 4.5 DR 4.9 REB 4.7 AST 1.4 STL 0.6 BLK 2.3 TO 2.2 PF 2 AST/TO 14.5 PER.
Utah Jazz Betting
The Utah Jazz had the most representation in the NBA All-Star Weekend with Donnovan Mitchell, Rudy Gobert and Mike Conley Jr. This team deserved it since they own the league’s best record at 27-9 but they came to the break on back-to-back losses and avoided getting into a losing streak. The team added another weapon coming off the bench in Ersan Ilyasova which deepens their roster even further. Jordan Clarkson is set to lock the NBA Sixth Man Award while Joe Ingles and Bojan Bogdanovic have been great floor spacers. Royce O’Neale has also contributed will doing the diary work behind Gobert.
Players to Watch: D. Mitchell SG 34 GP 34 GS 33.9 MIN 24.7 PTS 1.1 OR 3.6 DR 4.7 REB 5.4 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 3 TO 2.3 PF 1.8 AST/TO 19.04 PER
J. Clarkson PG 36 GP 0 GS 26 MIN 17.9 PTS 0.9 OR 3.1 DR 4 REB 2.3 AST 0.9 STL 0.2 BLK 1.7 TO 1.5 PF 1.3 AST/TO 18.83 PER
M. Conley PG 29 GP 29 GS 29.4 MIN 16.1 PTS 1 OR 2.5 DR 3.5 REB 5.7 AST 1.4 STL 0.1 BLK 1.9 TO 1.9 PF 3 AST/TO 19.26 PER.
Houston Rockets vs Utah Jazz 3/12/2021 Betting Numbers
Houston are 0-7 ATS in their last 7 games.
Utah are 11-4 ATS in their last 15 games.
Houston Rockets vs Utah Jazz Betting Picks
It will take a miracle for the Houston Rockets to pull out a win over the Utah Jazz in this matchup. Online Sports Betting sees that this game will be a blowout with the Rockets losing streak extending to 15.
Moneyline: The Jazz are the overwhelming favorites with an ML of -1200 while the Rockets are +700.
ATS: It is a wide 13.5 points on the ATS for this matchup with the Rockets at +13.5 while the Jazz owns the -13.5.
TOTALs: The given total for this game is at 226.5 with the Rockets being the team over and the Jazz are under.
Score Prediction: 122 – 105, Jazz