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Utah Jazz vs Miami Heat 2/26/2021 Picks Prediction and Game Analysis

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Utah Jazz vs Miami Heat 2-26-2021 Picks Prediction and Game Analysis

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

When: February 26, 2021 8:00 PM ET
Where: AmericanAirlines Arena, Miami, Florida
TV: Fox Sports | SUNAT&T Sportsnet – Rocky Mountain
Stream: NBA League Pass

Utah Jazz vs Miami Heat 2/26/2021 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Utah Jazz -5.5 (-112) 217.5 o (-110) -222
Miami Heat +5.5 (-110) 217.5 u (-110) +180
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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

Trends

Utah Jazz

Utah are 10-1 ATS in their last 11 games.
Jazz are 11-1 SU in their last 12 games.
Utah are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games against Miami.
Utah are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games on the road.
Jazz are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Miami.
Utah are 9-1 SU in their last 10 games this season.
Utah are 14-0 SU in their last 14 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.

Miami Heat

Miami are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami’s last 6 games.
Miami are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami’s last 5 games against Utah.
Miami are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games at home.
Heat are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games when playing at home against Utah.
Miami are 8-3 SU in their last 11 games this season.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Miami’s last 14 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Northwest Division division.
Miami are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games played in February.

Injuries

Utah Jazz

Udoka Azubuike C Ankle is out indefinitely

Miami Heat

Avery Bradley SG Calf is OUT 3-4 weeks
Meyers Leonard C Shoulder is out for season
Bam Adebayo C Knee is “?” Friday vs Utah
Tyler Herro SG Hip is “?” Friday vs Utah

Head-to-Head
Utah Jazz Miami Heat
24-8-2 Against the Spread 13-18-1
14-17-1 Straight Up 15-17-0
116 Points per Game 107
106 Points Allowed per Game 109
46.88 Offensive FG% 46.25
77.73 Offensive FT% 78.99
39.88 Offensive 3PT% 35.43
44.12 Defensive FG% 44.91
77.1 Defensive FT% 77.95
34.66 Defensive 3PT% 37.06

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