Utah Jazz vs Detroit Pistons 3/7/2020 Odds Picks and Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Utah Jazz vs Detroit Pistons 3/7/2020 – The Utah Jazz visit the Detroit Pistons on Saturday with NBA parlay picking the visiting team to prevail. Utah needs the win more, aware that a loss could drop them out of the top four. Winning would be rewarding, allowing the Jazz to catch up to the Denver Nuggets for better seeding. The Pistons are practically out of it and are just looking to break their two-game losing skid.
Utah Jazz vs Detroit Pistons 3/7/2020
Utah Jazz vs Detroit Pistons 3/7/2020 Betting Odds
Utah Jazz Betting
The Utah Jazz should encounter little resistance dispatching the Detroit Pistons this weekend. That all depends on how Donovan Mitchell and Bojan Bogdanovic come out to player. The Jazz are good for 111.5 points offensively, numbers Detroit will have to pull down. Utah is doing equally well defensively, holding down opponents to just 108.2 points per game. With most of the Pistons top guns out, the Jazz should have the edge defensively.
Players to watch: D. Mitchell SG 60 GP 60 GS 34.4 MIN 24.6 PTS 0.7 OR 3.7 DR 4.4 REB 4.3 AST 1 STL 0.2 BLK 2.7 TO 2.5 PF 1.6 AST/TO 19.57 PER
B. Bogdanovic SF 60 GP 60 GS 33.3 MIN 20.5 PTS 0.6 OR 3.5 DR 4.2 REB 2.1 AST 0.6 STL 0.1 BLK 2.5 TO 1.8 PF 0.8 AST/TO 16.02 PER
J. Clarkson PG 31 GP 0 GS 25.4 MIN 15.8 PTS 0.8 OR 2.2 DR 2.9 REB 1.5 AST 0.7 STL 0.2 BLK 1.3 TO 1.7 PF 1.2 AST/TO 17.71 PER
Detroit Pistons Betting
The Detroit Pistons woes continue as they try to finish the season with most stars out injured. Christian Wood, Brandon Knight and Luke Kennard need to lead the offensive attack. Detroit will have its hands full crack the Jazz defense which is the 9th best in the league. The Pistons limit the opposition go just 110.8 points per contest but may have to do better against Utah.
Players to Watch: J. McRae SG 1 GP 0 GS 26 MIN 15 PTS 0 OR 2 DR 2 REB 3 AST 0 STL 0 BLK 2 TO 4 PF 1.5 AST/TO 11.33 PER
C. Wood PF 59 GP 9 GS 20.6 MIN 12.3 PTS 1.6 OR 4.5 DR 6.2 REB 0.9 AST 0.5 STL 0.9 BLK 1.3 TO 1.6 PF 0.7 AST/TO 22.8 PER
B. Knight PG 7 GP 1 GS 22.7 MIN 12.1 PTS 0 OR 1.7 DR 1.7 REB 4.1 AST 0.7 STL 0 BLK 2.6 TO 1.9 PF 1.6 AST/TO 13.84 PER
Utah Jazz vs Detroit Pistons 3/7/2020 Betting Numbers
Utah are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games.
Detroit are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Derrick Rose PG Ankle is out indefinitely
Utah Jazz vs Detroit Pistons Betting Picks
NBA bracket betting tip the Jazz to overwhelm the Pistons for their fifth win in a row. The Pistons simply lack the manpower to hold their ground against Utah this weekend. Pistons coach Dwane Casey has his work cut out for him but expect Detroit to stay competitive. A reversal is not looking good but anything can happen until the final buzzer.
Moneyline: The ML handed to the Jazz for this game is at -389 while the Pistons are at +336 at home.
ATS: -8.5 is given to the Jazz across the spread while on the other side of the line are the Pistons with +8.5.
TOTALs: 214.5 is the given total for this match with the Jazz going over and the Pistons the team under.
Score Prediction: 113 – 105 Jazz