NBA 2k20 Sim: Los Angeles Lakers vs Utah Jazz 5/8/2020 NBA Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Los Angeles Lakers vs Utah Jazz 5/8/2020 – Two top NBA Western Conference teams are set to do battle as the Los Angeles Lakers are going up against the Utah Jazz in this NBA 2k20 simulation. This match will happen on Friday, May 8 and it can be seen live at Twitch.tv/nba2klivesims. The Los Angeles Lakers look like a team getting poised to make a huge run in the playoffs as they own a 49-14 record before the league got suspended. On the other side, the Utah Jazz was one in the top three in the west during the season but fell down to fourth with a 41-23 record. The Jazz is coming in this game as the huge underdogs in this simulation according to NBA Bracket Betting against the Lakers.
Los Angeles Lakers vs Utah Jazz 5/8/2020
Los Angeles Lakers vs Utah Jazz 5/8/2020 Betting Odds
Los Angeles Lakers Betting
The Los Angeles Lakers have LeBron James in the roster and he is one of the three players that share the top rating of 97 in NBA 2k20. Not far behind is Anthony Davis who is at 96 overall rating and it comes with an inside scoring and defense of A+. Dwight Howard has been the wonder pick-up of the Lakers in free agency as he owns an 81 overall rating. Along with JaVale McGee at 80 overall, Howard and Davis form a solid rotation at the center position. Rajon Rondo mans the point in NBA 2k20 with his 77 overall. Danny Green is one of the best three-point shooters in the league and he is the starting shooting guard at 76 overall while Kyle Kuzma coming off the bench makes them form a good rotation with James at the guard-forward position.
Utah Jazz Betting
The Utah Jazz has been one of the hottest teams in the leagues but also had a cold spell during the mid-season. This team is led by Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert who each owns an 87 overall rating. Bojan Bogdanovic comes in as the starting small forward with an overall rating of 81 with an A in three-point shooting. Jordan Clarkson comes off the bench and his 80 overall give the bench some boost. Mike Conley mans the starting PG position and he has a 78 overall. Joe Ingles shares minutes with Bogdanovic and he has an 77 overall while Emmanuel Mudiay is another knock-down shooter at 76 overall. Tony Bradley backs up Rudy Gobert at the center and he has a 76 overall rating.
Los Angeles Lakers vs Utah Jazz Betting Picks
The Lakers are heavily favored in this game over the Jazz by Top Online Sportsbook. Having LeBron James and Anthony Davis teaming up is a nightmare already for opposing teams. Hence, the deep bench is just too much.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Lakers in this match is -500 while the Jazz are at +330 if they pull an upset.
ATS: A very wide 10.5 points across the spread for both teams in this simulation. Lakers own the -10.5 while the Jazz are at +10.5.
TOTALs: The total for each team for this game is 105.5 points with the Lakers heavily picked to go over while the Jazz are under.
Score Prediction: 114 – 98 Lakers