Los Angeles Clippers vs Utah Jazz 6/16/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Los Angeles Clippers vs Utah Jazz 6/16/2021 – The Los Angeles Clippers and Utah Jazz will enter Game 5 in their best-of-seven series from Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Clippers managed to tie their series after a strong rebound in their last two games. Los Angeles will do their best to win this game and stay ahead of the Jazz. As for Utah, they will need to get back on track and break their losing streak. The guaranteed NBA picks have made betting easier for bettors with the help of the recent betting trends available online.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Utah Jazz 6/16/2021
Los Angeles Clippers vs Utah Jazz 6/16/2021 Betting Odds
Los Angeles Clippers Betting
The Clippers dropped their first two games on the series but they rebounded well against Utah. Los Angeles tossed in 118 points and gave up 104 last night. From the three-point radar, they converted 15 of their 37 attempts. Paul George and Kawhi Leonard took the lead with 31 points each after going 18 for 39 with their field goal attempts. Marcus Morris Sr. netted 24 points with six boards for the Clippers. Los Angeles will need to improve on their defense to defeat the Jazz at home.
Players to watch: K. Leonard SF 11 GP 11 GS 39.3 MIN 30.4 PTS 2 OR 5.7 DR 7.7 REB 4.4 AST 2.1 STL 0.8 BLK 2.2 TO 2.6 PF 2 AST/TO 27.35 PER
P. George SG 11 GP 11 GS 40.4 MIN 24.9 PTS 1 OR 7.6 DR 8.6 REB 5.2 AST 0.7 STL 0.5 BLK 3.3 TO 3.6 PF 1.6 AST/TO 16.77 PER
R. Jackson PG 11 GP 9 GS 29.2 MIN 15.2 PTS 0.3 OR 2.4 DR 2.6 REB 2.7 AST 0.5 STL 0.1 BLK 1.1 TO 2.8 PF 2.5 AST/TO 14.21 PER.
Utah Jazz Betting
Utah Jazz has been one of those top teams to make it past opponents in the regular season. The Jazz took out the Clippers in their first two games with ease, but the odds were not in their favor for the last two games. Utah converted 17 of their 42 shooting attempts from their three-point range in their defeat. Donovan Mitchell tossed in 37 points with five assists and five rebounds. Joe Ingles was the other notable player that scored 19 points in just 27 minutes of gameplay.
Players to watch: D. Mitchell SG 8 GP 8 GS 33.4 MIN 32.9 PTS 0.3 OR 3.3 DR 3.5 REB 5.1 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 3 TO 2 PF 1.7 AST/TO 24.56 PER
J. Clarkson PG 9 GP 0 GS 27 MIN 17.4 PTS 0.7 OR 2.3 DR 3 REB 1.7 AST 0.6 STL 0.3 BLK 2.2 TO 1.4 PF 0.8 AST/TO 12.01 PER
M. Conley PG 5 GP 5 GS 30 MIN 17.4 PTS 0.4 OR 3.4 DR 3.8 REB 8.6 AST 0.2 STL 0.6 BLK 1.6 TO 2.6 PF 5.4 AST/TO 21.02 PER.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Utah Jazz 6/16/2021 Betting Numbers
Los Angeles Clippers
LA Clippers are 6-2-1 ATS in their last 9 games.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Utah’s last 9 games.
Los Angeles Clippers
Serge Ibaka PF Back is out for season
Mike Conley PG Hamstring is “?” Wednesday vs LA Clippers
Los Angeles Clippers vs Utah Jazz Betting Picks
The Clippers are still not strong enough as Utah with their offensive and defensive unit. The NBA tips and predictions are slanting towards the Jazz to win this game and cover the spread.
Moneyline: +120 is the ML set for the Clippers while -140 is the ML set for the Jazz.
ATS: The spread for the Clippers is +2 (-111) and the spread for the Jazz is -2 (-111).
TOTALs: Look for the total to go over 223.5 (-111) for the Clippers and the same to go under for the Jazz.
Score Prediction: 116 – 109, Jazz