Celtics vs Jazz Prediction and Odds
Celtics vs Jazz Prediction and Odds: The Boston Celtics are expected to win this game as per the stats.
A crucial encounter is lined up as the Boston Celtics (48-22) will square off with Utah Jazz (33-36) in the upcoming NBA fixture. The Boston Celtics have been on a roll this season and hold the second spot in the Eastern Conference. They are coming off a win over the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Utah Jazz have been poor in recent matchups. They would be eager to snap the losing skid when they host the Celtics at Vivint Arena in the next game. The Jazz is 11th in the Eastern Conference.
Celtics vs Jazz Prediction: Last 5 Games Stats
The Boston Celtics have won 2 of the last 5 away fixtures.
They won against the Minnesota Timberwolves and Atlanta Hawks. The defeats came against Cleveland Cavaliers, Houston Rockets, and New York Knicks. The Celtics have an away record of 22-13 in the current season.
In the last 5 away games
- The Boston Celtics have scored 111.0 points per game.
- The Boston Celtics have conceded 113.0 points per game.
- Number of games that ended with a difference of 3 points or less: 0
- Number of games that ended with a difference of 4-10 points: 3
The Utah Jazz have won 2 of the last 5 home fixtures.
The Jazz won against teams like the San Antonio Spurs and Oklahoma City Thunder. The three losses came against San Antonio Spurs, Minnesota Timberwolves, and Dallas Mavericks. The Utah Jazz has won 20 out of 33 home games.
In the last 5 home games
- The Utah Jazz have scored 112.2 points per game.
- The Utah Jazz have conceded 117.2 points per game.
- Number of games that ended with a difference of 3 points or less: 1
- Number of games that ended with a difference of 4-10 points: 1
Both teams have Parity on Momentum. Boston Celtics have won 1.7 away games per every away loss this season. On the other hand, Utah Jazz has won 1.54 home games per Home loss. Boston Celtics are slightly ahead on Momentum.
Celtics vs Jazz Prediction: Offense and Defense Analysis
The Boston Celtics are playing with an average of 117.5 points per game. They shot 47.3% from the field and 37.6% from the 3-point line. The free throw success rate stands at 82.0%. The Boston Celtics have the 4th-best attack among all sides with an Adjusted Offensive Rating of 117.4.
The Utah Jazz have maintained a scoring rate of 117.2 points per game this season. In shooting, they played with an accuracy of 47.3% in field goals, 35.8% in 3-pointers, and 78.9% in free throws. The Jazz is the 6th-ranked team in the attack with an Adjusted Offensive Rating of 116.3.
Both teams have formidable attacks. Boston Celtics have the upper hand against the Utah Jazz.
The Boston Celtics have conceded 112.2 points per game so far. They played with an average of 45.1 rebounds per game. The average number of steals per game is currently at 6.3 while the average number of blocks per game stands at 5.3. The Celtics are given a rank of 4th in the defense with an Adjusted Defensive Rating of 111.9.
The Utah Jazz have conceded 117.2 points per game so far. They played with an average of 45.3 rebounds per game. The average number of steals per game is currently at 6.4 while the average number of blocks per game stands at 5.3. The Jazz are given a rank of 24 in the defense with an Adjusted Defensive Rating of 116.6.
Celtics vs Jazz Odds
Odds will be published 24 before the match
- Utah Jazz: +6 (-108)
- Boston Celtics: -6 (-112)
- Utah Jazz: +215
- Boston Celtics: -260
- Utah Jazz: 38%
- Boston Celtics: 62%
Celtics vs Jazz Prediction: Betting Trends
- Utah are 2-3 in their last 5 games.
- Utah are 4-1 in their last 5 games against the spread
- Utah are 21-14 in their road games against the spread
- Boston are 3-2 in their last 5 games.
- Boston are 3-2 in their last 5 games against the spread
- Boston are 17-17 in their road games against the spread
Celtics vs Jazz Prediction: Last Game Analysis
Will the Celtics continue to add another win?
The Boston Celtics came through in the clutch to defeat the Wolves 104-102 by playing tough defense and making key plays late. Jaylen Brown took the lead with his second consecutive brilliant effort, dominating the Wolves in the second half and scoring 35 points. In spite of his poor shooting performance (4-of-16 from the field), Jayson Tatum repeatedly found himself at the free throw line against the Minnesota defense, where he made 14-of-16 attempts. Anthony Edwards had a strong performance for Minnesota, scoring 28 points, but the Wolves were unable to hold on when it mattered most.
Despite their poor shooting, the Celtics were able to gain the upper hand because of their defensive game. They went on a 13-2 run while their percentages were falling, putting the Wolves under pressure and taking control of the game.
Will the Jazz bounce back after a loss?
Utah received 38 points from Lauri Markkanen, 23 from Simone Fontecchio, and 14 from Ochai Agbaji. Miami shot 31 for 36 from the line, compared to the Jazz’s 13 for 18. Talen Horton-Tucker made a close jumper to give Utah the lead, and Herro immediately returned the favor by making a 3-pointer to give Miami the advantage. Agbaji missed a short shot in the lane that Adebayo blocked. Adebayo then grabbed the rebound, was fouled and converted two free throws with six seconds left to secure the victory. The game remained within two points until the very end.
Jazz vs Celtics Prediction: Head-to-Head Stats
Both these teams have met 104 times in the regular season of the NBA. The Boston Celtics are leading with 59 wins, while the Utah Jazz managed to win 45 games.
If we check out the last 5 meetings, Utah Jazz has won four of the last 5 games. The previous clash took place in the current season on 3rd March 2023. The Boston Celtics won that game with a score of 125-97.
Head-to-Head Key Highlights: Last 5 Meetings
- The Utah Jazz hosted 2 games and both of them were won by the Utah Jazz.
- Average Number of Total Points scored: 223.,2
- Average Number of Points scored by the Utah Jazz: 113.2
- Average Number of Points scored by the Boston Celtics: 110.0
Jazz vs Celtics Prediction: Players to Watch Out
Jayson Tatum (Small Forward)
Points Per Game: 30.3 | Rebounds Per Game: 8.8 | Assists Per Game: 4.7
Jaylen Brown (Shooting Guard)
Points Per Game: 26.4 | Rebounds Per Game: 7.0 | Steals Per Game: 1.2
Malcolm Brogdon (Point Guard)
Points Per Game: 14.6 | Rebounds Per Game: 4.2 | Assists Per Game: 3.7
Lauri Markkanen (Power Forward)
Points Per Game: 25.2 | Rebounds Per Game: 8.5 | Assists Per Game: 1.8
Jordan Clarkson (Point Guard)
Points Per Game: 21.0 | Assists Per Game: 4.2 | Rebounds Per Game: 4.1
Malik Beasley (Shooting Guard)
Points Per Game: 13.4 | Rebounds Per Game: 3.6 | Assists Per Game: 1.7
Celtics vs Jazz Winner Prediction
- Home Advantage: Utah Jazz
- H2H Advantage: Utah Jazz
- Offensive Advantage: Boston Celtics
- Defensive Advantage: Boston Celtics
- Overall: Close but Celtics are ahead
It won’t be an easy game for the Utah Jazz looking at their inconsistent performance over the last few weeks. On the other hand, Boston Celtics will be looking for a complete performance.