Memphis Grizzlies vs Utah Jazz 6/2/2021 Picks Previews and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Memphis Grizzlies vs Utah Jazz 6/2/2021 – The Utah Jazz has not been defeated since Donovan Mitchell rejoined the team and they just need one more win to advance to the next round. This team will have a home-court advantage in Game 5 over the Memphis Grizzlies as the game happens this Wednesday, June 2. The Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah will serve as the venue and the tip-off starts at 9:30 p.m. Eastern Time. NBATV has the television rights and the same feed can be seen through online live streaming in NBA League Pass. The Memphis Grizzlies the huge underdogs in NBA betting covers against the Utah Jazz.
Memphis Grizzlies vs Utah Jazz 6/2/2021
Memphis Grizzlies vs Utah Jazz 6/2/2021 Betting Odds
Memphis Grizzlies Betting
The Memphis Grizzlies are throwing everything against the Utah Jazz including the kitchen sink for the past three games. It seemed that this team had already thrown their biggest blows but it was not enough to rattle a Donovan Mitchell-infused Utah Jazz. Ja Morant has been a revelation as a superstar potential in the league and in Game 4, he had 23 points, 12 assists and six rebounds. Jaren Jackson Jr. and Dillon Brooks each contributed 21 points for the team while DeAnthony Milton had 15 points off the bench. Jonas Valanciunas controlled the paint with 14 points and 12 boards.
Players to watch: J. Morant PG 4 GP 4 GS 40.5 MIN 31 PTS 1.3 OR 3 DR 4.3 REB 7.5 AST 0.5 STL 0 BLK 3 TO 2.3 PF 2.5 AST/TO 21.53 PER
D. Brooks SF 4 GP 4 GS 33.5 MIN 25.5 PTS 1 OR 3 DR 4 REB 2 AST 1.5 STL 0.5 BLK 1.8 TO 4.3 PF 1.1 AST/TO 20.54 PER
J. Valanciunas C 4 GP 4 GS 34.5 MIN 14.3 PTS 4.5 OR 6.3 DR 10.8 REB 3 AST 0.3 STL 0.8 BLK 1.5 TO 3.5 PF 2 AST/TO 17.46 PER
Utah Jazz Betting
The Utah Jazz is now on a three-game winning streak in this series and one more will give them ample rest heading to the second round. Donovan Mitchell has been a huge factor for this turnaround since Game 2 and he had 30 points, eight assists and two steals in Game 4. Newly-awarded NBA Sixth Man of the Year Jordan Clarkson came off the bench with 24 points and six rebounds. Rudy Gobert was a force in the interior and he was able to tally 17 points, eight rebounds and two blocks. Bojan Bogdanovic and Mike Conley combined for 24 points to help push the Jazz above the Grizzlies.
Players to Watch: D. Mitchell SG 3 GP 3 GS 30 MIN 28 PTS 0.3 OR 1.7 DR 2 REB 4.3 AST 1.3 STL 0.3 BLK 2.7 TO 1.3 PF 1.6 AST/TO 22.45 PER
M. Conley PG 4 GP 4 GS 34.5 MIN 20 PTS 0.5 OR 4.3 DR 4.8 REB 10.3 AST 0.3 STL 0.8 BLK 2 TO 3.3 PF 5.1 AST/TO 22.12 PER
B. Bogdanovic SF 4 GP 4 GS 33.3 MIN 18.8 PTS 0.5 OR 3.5 DR 4 REB 1 AST 1 STL 0 BLK 2.5 TO 1.8 PF 0.4 AST/TO 14.93 PER
Memphis Grizzlies vs Utah Jazz 6/2/2021 Betting Numbers
Memphis are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games.
Utah are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Sean McDermott SG Foot is downgraded to OUT Wednesday vs Utah
Miye Oni SG Back is “?” Wednesday vs Memphis
Memphis Grizzlies vs Utah Jazz Betting Picks
The Memphis Grizzlies are going to have a hard time keeping their head afloat in Game 5 as the Utah Jazz are expected in the top online sportsbook to end their season. There has been no answer for Donovan Mitchell and that is the demise of the Grizzlies.
Moneyline: The Grizzlies are given an ML of +425 if they manage to extend the series while the Jazz is at -550.
ATS: It is a wide 10.5 points between both teams across the spread with the Jazz owning the -10.5 while the Grizzlies are on the other side of the fence with +10.5.
TOTALs: 226 points is the total for this matchup with the Grizzlies the team going over and the Jazz are under.
Score Prediction: 119 – 105, Jazz