Jazz vs Warriors NBA Odds and Prediction
The two giants from the Western Conference, Golden State Warriors, and Utah Jazz are set to clash against each other tonight at Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City. It will be Jazz who will be hosting the Warriors tonight. Both the teams are on high with wins as Jazz is on 3 games winning streak while the Warriors are on massive 9 games winning streak.
When the two of the best teams in the league collide tonight, the fans can expect to see a great basketball level from these two squads. Going in the game, the host Utah Jazz will have home advantage but the visitors are yet to lose a game in their last 9 outings.
Jazz vs Warriors NBA Odds and Prediction: Match Odds
The Utah Jazz are still high on their hopes of moving ahead in the Western Conference points table and a win against the Warriors could be crucial in achieving this objective. They come from a positive three wins sequence playing at home and they are looking forward to inserting one more win in their home record.
For the Californians, a win against one of the best teams in the conference would mean their tenth straight victory, one of the best marks in the league, so far. The Warriors have been outstanding with their game this season and they are fighting for leading the Western Conference as they are just 3 wins below the leaders, Phoenix Suns.
Tonight it will be the third time Jazz and Warriors will be meeting this season. The Warriors have won on both occasions. In their first game of 2022, the Warriors beat the Jazz at the Vivint Arena by 123-116, while on Jan. 23 they won the match by 94-92 at the Chase Center.
|Utah Jazz||Golden State Warriors||Predicted Winner|
|Smarkets||Win Probability: 56.52% |
|Win Probability: 43.48% |
|Oddsshark||Money Line: -3.5 (-109)||Money Line: -3.5 (+109)||Utah Jazz|
Jazz vs Warriors NBA Odds and Prediction: Game Analysis
Utah Jazz has had not so the favorable month of January and in last few games they have been able to regain their mojo. They currently sit in the fourth position of the Western Conference standings and they arrive at the Vivint Arena followed by three home wins.
Their stats for the season are as follows:
With the highest points per game average in the league, the squad from Utah has the best offense in the 2021-2022 season and their dominance in the attacking side have been the key to their success. Despite their bad start in the month of January, they were able to fix their team issues and now it looks like the players are ready to showcase their best performances once again.
They had important victories in their last three matches against tough opponents such as the Denver Nuggets and the Brooklyn Nets. They were also able to concede fewer points to their opponents than their usual 106.7 opponents per game average and this shows an evolution defensively.
Donovan Mitchell, Jazz’s shooting guard, and Bojan Bogdanovic, Jazz’s power-forward, had the best individual numbers against the New York Knicks. The shooting guard scored 32 points, gave six assists, and got seven rebounds, while Bogdanovic scored 20 points and got four rebounds.
Jazz vs Warriors NBA Odds and Predictions: Utah Jazz Injuries
Joe Ingles – Knee Injury
Rudy Gobert – Calf Injury
Golden State Warriors
The Golden State Warriors are on fire this 2022 year and they are serious candidates to give one more NBA title to California. The team has an incredible nine wins streak and they follow closely the Phoenix Suns, the team who currently sit at the top of the Western standings.
The Warriors collected impressive results in their last 10 matches playing both home and away, including a victory against the same opponents they will face this Wednesday. For example, in this sequence of games, the Warriors were able to beat Brooklyn Nets, Dallas Mavericks, and Minnesota Timberwolves at the Chase Center.
Despite the fact they do not figure in the top-10 of the best offenses in the league, the Warriors have the best defense in the NBA and their solidness defensively has given good results for the Californians. In addition to it, they count on their best players in the form right now and being able to put good performances to their team.
In their last game against the New York Knicks, the Splash Brothers, Klay Thompson, and Stephen Curry had the best performances regarding the Californians. Thompson scored 21 points, and Curry had a double-double with 18 points and 10 assists.
Jazz vs Warriors NBA Odds and Predictions: Golden State Warriors Injuries
Draymond Green – Back Injury
Nemanja Bjelica – Back Injury
Klay Thompson – Fatigue
James Wiseman – Knee Injury
Jazz vs Warriors NBA Odds and Predictions: Predicted Winner
The Warriors have already defeated the Jazz twice this season. Going in the game, Jazz will have home advantage but the Warriors have already crushed Jazz at home this season. Looking at the team’s stats, both the teams have a strong defense and offense. However, the Warriors have been in top form recently. They have won 9 of their last 10 games and this season they have just lost 13 of 54 games.
Looking at the team stats as well considering the recent performance of both the teams, the Golden State Warriors have an edge over the host Utah Jazz in tonight’s game.