Utah Jazz vs Orlando Magic 2/27/2021 NBA Picks and Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Utah Jazz vs Orlando Magic 2/27/2021 – The Utah Jazz fell down quickly after back-to-back games and would love to get their rhythm back while they are on their NBA Eastern Conference swing. They will be facing the injury-riddled Orlando Magic next and it will happen this Saturday, February 27 at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. FOX Sports and AT&T Sportsnet – Rocky Mountain will have the live simulcast by 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time while NBA League Pass will have the game available through online live streaming. The Utah Jazz as seen in NBA Betting Covers is going to come to the Orlando Magic turf and dominate.
Utah Jazz vs Orlando Magic 2/27/2021
Utah Jazz vs Orlando Magic 2/27/2021 Betting Odds
Utah Jazz Betting
The Utah Jazz failed to capitalize on the momentum front with back-to-back wins and lost to the surging Miami Heat by a wide margin of 8 points, 116-124. They are still above the NBA Western Conference standings and own a three-game lead over runner-up Los Angeles Clippers. Donovan Mitchell led the team with 30 points, six rebounds and three assists while Bojan Bogdanovic chipped in with 17 markers. Rudy Gobert dominated the paint with 15 points, 12 boards and two blocks but the real problem was Jordan Clarkson who shot a terrible 24% from the field to only finish with 13 points.
Players to watch: D. Mitchell SG 31 GP 31 GS 33.6 MIN 24.3 PTS 1.1 OR 3.5 DR 4.6 REB 5.3 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 3 TO 2.3 PF 1.8 AST/TO 19.23 PER
J. Clarkson PG 33 GP 0 GS 26 MIN 18.1 PTS 0.8 OR 3 DR 3.9 REB 2.2 AST 1 STL 0.2 BLK 1.7 TO 1.5 PF 1.3 AST/TO 19.01 PER
M. Conley PG 27 GP 27 GS 29.2 MIN 16.2 PTS 1 OR 2.6 DR 3.6 REB 5.7 AST 1.5 STL 0.1 BLK 2 TO 1.9 PF 2.9 AST/TO 19.73 PER.
Orlando Magic Betting
The Orlando Magic are coming into this game carrying back-to-back losses against the Detroit Pistons and Brooklyn Nets. They just didn’t have enough firepower to compete against the high-octane style of Brooklyn as they lost by 37 points. Nikola Vucevic did his best to keep his team close with his 28 points and 12 rebounds while James Ennis helped with 15 points. Evan Fournier had a tough night doing just 8 points on 33% shooting while Michael Carter-Williams got 11 on another starting stint with the Magic. Dwayne Bacon had 11 points and four turnovers off the bench.
Players to Watch: N. Vucevic C 33 GP 33 GS 33.7 MIN 24.1 PTS 1.9 OR 9.8 DR 11.7 REB 3.6 AST 1 STL 0.6 BLK 1.7 TO 1.7 PF 2.2 AST/TO 23.86 PER
E. Fournier SG 19 GP 19 GS 29 MIN 18.3 PTS 0.3 OR 2.5 DR 2.8 REB 3.8 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 2.3 TO 1.9 PF 1.7 AST/TO 17.75 PER
T. Ross SG 32 GP 1 GS 28.8 MIN 15.3 PTS 0.3 OR 3.1 DR 3.4 REB 2.2 AST 1.1 STL 0.5 BLK 1.8 TO 1.9 PF 1.2 AST/TO 12.85 PER.
Utah Jazz vs Orlando Magic 2/27/2021 Betting Numbers
Utah are 10-2 ATS in their last 12 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Orlando’s last 6 games.
Udoka Azubuike C Ankle is out indefinitely
Aaron Gordon PF Ankle is out indefinitely
Utah Jazz vs Orlando Magic Betting Picks
It is just hard to see the Utah Jazz losing this game against the Orlando Magic with the way they are playing all-season long. Online Sports Betting sees that the Jazz are the overwhelming favorites and expect a double-digit win over the Magic.
Moneyline: The ML given to the underdog Magic is at +525 if they pull a miracle win. Jazz are at 750.
ATS: It is 11 points separating both teams across the spread. Jazz take the -11 while the Magic are on the far side with +11.
TOTALs: These teams are expected to dance around the 217.5 total with the Jazz going over and the Magic are under.
Score Prediction: 115 – 101, Jazz