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Washington Wizards vs Utah Jazz 2/28/2020 Spread Picks and Prediction

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Washington Wizards vs Utah Jazz 2-28-2020 Spread Picks and Prediction

Washington Wizards vs Utah Jazz 2/28/2020 – With a four-game losing streak, the Utah Jazz finds themselves at the 6th spot in the NBA Western Conference playoff picture. They hope to turn things around when they host the Washington Wizards at the Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah this Friday, February 28. AT&T Sportsnet – Rocky Mountain is the official broadcast partner for this match and the feed will be shared for NBA League Pass subscribers and SofaScore. The Jazz are on the advantage here despite the losing streak and NBA Betting Lines Explained see the prevailing over the Washington Wizards.

Washington Wizards vs Utah Jazz 2/28/2020

When: February 28, 2020 9:00 PM ET
Where: Vivint Smart Home Arena, ‎Salt Lake City, Utah
TV: AT&T SPORTSNET – ROCKY MOUNTAIN
Stream: NBA League Pass, SofaScore

Washington Wizards vs Utah Jazz 2/28/2020 Betting Odds
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Washington Wizards +10.5 (-110) 229 o (-110) +432

Utah Jazz
-10.5 (-110) 229 u (-110) -541
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Washington Wizards Betting

The Washington Wizards are struggling the entire season to stay afloat but they manage to put themselves on the 9th place of the NBA Eastern Conference playoff picture and but they are four games behind the Orlando Magic. This team snapped a three-game skid with a victory over the Brooklyn Nets by four points. Bradley Beal has been averaging 30 points per game this season and this team has Davis Bertans and Rui Hachimura getting to their rhythm. Ian Mahinmi and Thomas Bryant has been splitting their minutes at the center position and they control the paint well for this team.

Players to watch: B. Beal SG 50 GP 50 GS 35.8 MIN 30.1 PTS 1 OR 3.4 DR 4.4 REB 6 AST 1.1 STL 0.4 BLK 3.4 TO 2.3 PF 1.7 AST/TO 22.87 PER

D. Bertans SF 47 GP 4 GS 29.4 MIN 15 PTS 0.7 OR 3.9 DR 4.6 REB 1.8 AST 0.7 STL 0.6 BLK 1 TO 2.5 PF 1.7 AST/TO 15.44 PER

R. Hachimura PF 34 GP 34 GS 29.3 MIN 13.9 PTS 1.5 OR 4.4 DR 5.9 REB 1.6 AST 0.8 STL 0.1 BLK 1 TO 2.2 PF 1.6 AST/TO 14.21 PER

Utah Jazz Betting

After a four-game winning streak, the Utah Jazz are now back to square one by skidding their next four games. They are now fallen two spots in the playoff race as Houston Rockets and Oklahoma City Thunder pushed them down. They hope to stop the bleeding soon as they just own a half-game advantage over the Dallas Mavericks for the 7th place. This team now has a 36-22 record in the NBA and at home, this team has the best chances of winning as they won 20 of their 29 games at the Vivint Smart Home Arena. It looks like the Jazz are no secret anymore in the NBA as teams are already preparing hard for them.

Players to Watch: D. Mitchell SG 57 GP 57 GS 34.4 MIN 24.7 PTS 0.7 OR 3.6 DR 4.3 REB 4.3 AST 1.1 STL 0.2 BLK 2.7 TO 2.4 PF 1.6 AST/TO 19.59 PER

B. Bogdanovic SF 57 GP 57 GS 33.3 MIN 20.3 PTS 0.6 OR 3.6 DR 4.2 REB 2 AST 0.6 STL 0.1 BLK 2.5 TO 1.7 PF 0.8 AST/TO 15.75 PER

J. Clarkson PG 28 GP 0 GS 25.6 MIN 16 PTS 0.7 OR 2.2 DR 2.9 REB 1.6 AST 0.7 STL 0.3 BLK 1.1 TO 1.7 PF 1.5 AST/TO 18.07 PER

Washington Wizards vs Utah Jazz 2/28/2020 Betting Numbers

Trends

Washington Wizards

Washington are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Washington’s last 15 games.
Washington are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games against Utah.
Washington are 0-8 SU in their last 8 games against Utah.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Washington’s last 7 games on the road.
Washington are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games when playing on the road against Utah.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Washington’s last 5 games against an opponent in the Western Conference conference.
Washington are 4-8 SU in their last 12 games against an opponent in the Northwest Division division.
Washington are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games played in February.

Utah Jazz

Utah are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Jazz are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Utah’s last 15 games against Washington.
Utah are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games at home.
Utah are 7-1 SU in their last 8 games when playing at home against Washington.
Jazz are 3-10 ATS in their last 13 games this season.
Utah are 9-1 SU in their last 10 games against an opponent in the Eastern Conference conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Utah’s last 11 games played on a Friday.

Injuries

Washington Wizards

John Wall PG Achilles is out indefinitely

Utah Jazz

No Injuries

Head-to-Head
Washington Wizards Utah Jazz
30-27 Against the Spread 27-29
33-23 Straight Up 30-28
115 Points per Game 110
119 Points Allowed per Game 108
46.32 Offensive FG% 47.36
78.23 Offensive FT% 77.26
36.4 Offensive 3PT% 38.39
48.84 Defensive FG% 45.15
77.35 Defensive FT% 76.9
37.45 Defensive 3PT% 35.01

Washington Wizards vs Utah Jazz Betting Picks

Even with the losing streak, the Utah Jazz has more talent and a good system to boast as compared to the Washington Wizards. This is why Online Sportsbook sees them as the team that will bounce back in this game as they don’t want to avoid another defeat and let the Dallas Mavericks overtake them.

Moneyline: The ML handed to Washington for this game is at +432 while the Jazz are at -541.

ATS: It is a very wide 10.5 points separating both teams across the spread. Jazz owns the -10.5 while on the far end are the Wizards with +10.5.

TOTALs: The estimated total for this game is 229 points with the Wizards expected to go over and the Jazz are under.

Score Prediction: 121 – 109 Jazz