Washington Wizards vs Utah Jazz 2/28/2020 Spread Picks and Prediction
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
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
Washington Wizards vs Utah Jazz 2/28/2020 Betting Odds
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
Washington are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Utah are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
John Wall PG Achilles is out indefinitely
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