Utah Jazz vs Miami Heat 2/26/2021 Picks Prediction and Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Utah Jazz vs Miami Heat 2/26/2021 – The Utah Jazz are trying to get back to another winning streak as they head on the road to battle the current NBA Eastern Conference champions Miami Heat. This match is set to happen this Friday, February 26 and it will be at the AmericanAirlines Arena located in Miami, Florida. Tip-off begins at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time with the Fox Sports and SUNAT&T Sportsnet – Rocky Mountain granted the television rights. Fans can opt to watch via online live stream by subscribing to NBA League Pass. The Utah Jazz are favored by NBA Odds to win this game over the Miami Heat.
Utah Jazz vs Miami Heat 2/26/2021
Utah Jazz vs Miami Heat 2/26/2021 Betting Odds
Utah Jazz Betting
The Utah Jazz after losing to the Los Angeles Clippers are on back-to-back wins against the Charlotte Hornets and the Los Angeles Lakers. Their most recent win against the defending champions was a blowout, 114-89. Jordan Clarkson along with Rudy Gobert led the team with 18 points each. Donovan Mitchell almost had a triple double with 13 points, ten rebounds and eight assists. Bogdan Bogdanovic finished the game with 15 points and Mike Conley tallied 14. The Jazz are for real this season and they continue to erase some doubts that they are not ready to compete with the best.
Players to watch: D. Mitchell SG 30 GP 30 GS 33.5 MIN 24.1 PTS 1 OR 3.5 DR 4.6 REB 5.3 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 2.9 TO 2.3 PF 1.8 AST/TO 19.26 PER
J. Clarkson PG 32 GP 0 GS 26.1 MIN 18.3 PTS 0.8 OR 3.1 DR 3.9 REB 2.1 AST 1 STL 0.2 BLK 1.8 TO 1.5 PF 1.2 AST/TO 19.35 PER
M. Conley PG 26 GP 26 GS 29.1 MIN 16.3 PTS 1 OR 2.6 DR 3.6 REB 5.7 AST 1.5 STL 0.1 BLK 2 TO 1.8 PF 2.9 AST/TO 20.04 PER.
Miami Heat Betting
The Miami Heat are starting to show their form that brought them to the NBA Finals last year. They are now on a four-game winning streak and that was able to bring their record up to 15-17 to tie the Boston Celtics. Their most recent win was against the Toronto Raptors and it was an eight-point rout, 116-108. The Heat are set to make a statement as well with Bam Adebayo and Jimmy Butler being NBA All-Star Game snubs for this year. More so, the team was able to pick up three wins on the road and in the NBA Western Conference as well. Things are going up for the defending NBA Eastern Conference champions.
Players to Watch: B. Adebayo C 30 GP 30 GS 33.9 MIN 19.6 PTS 2.2 OR 7.4 DR 9.6 REB 5.5 AST 0.9 STL 1 BLK 3 TO 2.5 PF 1.8 AST/TO 22.55 PER
J. Butler SF 20 GP 20 GS 33 MIN 19.5 PTS 2 OR 5.7 DR 7.7 REB 7.8 AST 1.9 STL 0.4 BLK 2.3 TO 1.2 PF 3.4 AST/TO 24.26 PER
T. Herro PG 22 GP 14 GS 33.3 MIN 16.9 PTS 0.4 OR 5.7 DR 6.1 REB 3.8 AST 0.5 STL 0.5 BLK 2.5 TO 1.6 PF 1.5 AST/TO 12.66 PER.
Utah Jazz vs Miami Heat 2/26/2021 Betting Numbers
Utah are 10-1 ATS in their last 11 games.
Miami are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Udoka Azubuike C Ankle is out indefinitely
Avery Bradley SG Calf is OUT 3-4 weeks
Utah Jazz vs Miami Heat Betting Picks
The Miami Heat are streaking but the Utah Jazz are very much hard to beat with the way they are playing right now. Best Sportsbook has the Jazz getting the edge in this game even with the Heat momentum.
Moneyline: The ML handed to the Jazz for this matchup is at -222 while home team Heat are at +180.
ATS: It is 5.5 points on the ATS for this game. Heat is taking the +5.5 while the Jazz are on the -5.5.
TOTALs: 217.5 is the given total for both teams to dance on. Heat is the team under and the Jazz are over.
Score Prediction: 114 – 107, Jazz