Utah Jazz vs Oklahoma City Thunder 5/14/2021 Odds Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Utah Jazz vs Oklahoma City Thunder 5/14/2021 – Friday night NBA is all set to take place at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma as Utah Jazz take on Oklahoma City Thunder. The NBA picks tonight are already up and running as these teams clash in an unbalanced conference game. Utah Jazz is at the top of the Western Conference play and they clinched the conference title with ease. Oklahoma City Thunder is holding the 14th spot in their conference play and is one of the worst teams on the season. The Jazz looks forward to breaking their losing streak.
Utah Jazz vs Oklahoma City Thunder 5/14/2021
Utah Jazz vs Oklahoma City Thunder 5/14/2021 Betting Odds
Utah Jazz Betting
Utah Jazz is the best team in the entire NBA league with their impressive 50-20 record on the season. Jazz is one game ahead of the Suns in the second spot. In their last game, the Jazz lost against Portland Trail Blazers with a final score of 105-98. The Jazz shot at just 41 percent from their field goal attempts. Jordan Clarkson tossed in 29 points after going 11 for 17 with his shooting attempts. Rudy Gobert contributed another 15 points and 20 boards for Utah in their loss.
Players to watch: D. Mitchell SG 53 GP 53 GS 33.4 MIN 26.4 PTS 0.9 OR 3.5 DR 4.4 REB 5.2 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 2.8 TO 2.2 PF 1.9 AST/TO 21.56 PER
J. Clarkson PG 66 GP 1 GS 26.7 MIN 18.2 PTS 0.7 OR 3.4 DR 4.1 REB 2.5 AST 0.9 STL 0.2 BLK 1.7 TO 1.6 PF 1.5 AST/TO 17.13 PER
B. Bogdanovic SF 70 GP 70 GS 30.8 MIN 16.9 PTS 0.6 OR 3.3 DR 3.9 REB 1.8 AST 0.6 STL 0.1 BLK 1.8 TO 1.6 PF 1 AST/TO 14.04 PER.
Oklahoma City Thunder Betting
Oklahoma City Thunder won 21 and dropped 49 games on the season. The Thunder will enter this game riding a terrible eight-game losing streak. Oklahoma was unable to get past Sacramento Kings in their last game after giving up 122 and scoring 106 in return. The Thunder shot at 46 percent and turned the ball over 18 times. Kenrick Williams took the lead with 20 points and four assists while Darius Bazley tossed in 18 points and five boards in their defeat.
Players to watch: S. Gilgeous-Alexander SG 35 GP 35 GS 33.7 MIN 23.7 PTS 0.5 OR 4.2 DR 4.7 REB 5.9 AST 0.8 STL 0.7 BLK 3 TO 2 PF 2 AST/TO 21.61 PER
A. Horford C 28 GP 28 GS 27.9 MIN 14.2 PTS 1 OR 5.7 DR 6.7 REB 3.4 AST 0.9 STL 0.9 BLK 1 TO 1.7 PF 3.2 AST/TO 17.43 PER
L. Dort SF 52 GP 52 GS 29.7 MIN 14 PTS 0.7 OR 2.9 DR 3.6 REB 1.7 AST 0.9 STL 0.4 BLK 1.5 TO 2.6 PF 1.1 AST/TO 10.16 PER.
Utah Jazz vs Oklahoma City Thunder 5/14/2021 Betting Numbers
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Utah’s last 5 games.
Oklahoma City Thunder
Oklahoma City are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Mike Conley PG Hamstring is “?” Friday vs Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City Thunder
Mike Muscala C Ankle is downgraded to OUT Friday vs Utah
Utah Jazz vs Oklahoma City Thunder Betting Picks
There is no doubt that Utah Jazz holds the success in this game with their powerful offensive and defensive unit. The guaranteed NBA picks tonight is in favor of the Jazz to get past the Thunder with ease.
Moneyline: The ML for the Jazz is -1200 and the ML for the Thunder is +700.
ATS: A spread of -13.5 (-111) is out for Utah and a spread of +13.5 (-111) is out for Oklahoma.
TOTALs: Over 221.5 (-110) is out for Utah and the same will go under for Oklahoma.
Score Prediction: 119 – 102, Jazz