Los Angeles Clippers vs Utah Jazz Game 6 Predictions and Betting Odds
What started off with 2-0 lead for Utah Jazz, the Western Conference semi-finals between Los Angeles Clippers and Utah Jazz has now turned into 3-2 lead for Los Angeles Clippers after the end of Game 5. On Wednesday night, Clippers bagged third win in a row against Utah Jazz in an away game. Clippers now are just one game away from entering the finals of Western Conference while for Jazz they have to win both the games which includes one game in the home turf of Clippers.
On Wednesday night it was the magnificence of Paul George that helped Clippers knock off Jazz in Game 5. In his 40 minutes of stint on court he had 16 rebounds and 5 assists and pegged in 37 points. He was well assisted by Marcus Morris and Reggie Jackson who delivered 25 and 22 points respectively. For Utah Jazz the failure of Donovan Mitchell in the game costed the them Game 5. He could add just 21 points for his team while Bojan Bogdanovic delivered 32 points and 39 minutes. Clippers almost dominated in all the departments on Wednesday. Despite having a 5-points lead in first half, Jazz failed to capitalize on it and went on to lose by 8 points.
On Friday night, Jazz will have a huge challenge of defeating the Clippers as they will be playing at Staples Center, home to the Clippers. They have already lost the 2-games to Clippers at Staples Center in semi-finals.
FiveThirtyEight predicts a win for Los Angeles Clippers in Friday night game. However, the latest Los Angeles Clippers vs Utah Jazz Game 6 Predictions and Betting Odds predicts a win for Utah Jazz.The latest Los Angeles Clippers vs Utah Jazz Game 6 Predictions and Betting Odds updated on 18th June.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Utah Jazz Game 6 Predictions and Betting Odds: Match Details
Utah Jazz vs Los Angeles Clippers Game 6
Scheduled Date and Time: June 17, 10PM EST
Host Team: Los Angeles Clippers
Where to Watch: The national broadcast partners of the NBA are ABC, TNT, ESPN and NBA TV. For out of market or online viewing use NBA League Pass.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Utah Jazz Game 6 Predictions and Betting Odds: Recent Form
Defeat at home has certainly dealt a blow to Utah Jazz who have been one of the most probable contenders to win this season’s NBA. Their win in first two games was evident that Jazz were on right path, however, in last 3-games Utah Jazz seems to have lost their momentum. In Game 3 they lost by 26 points while in Game 2 Clippers had 14 points lead by the end of 4th quarter. In last game, the Western Conference table toppers’ Utah Jazz lost by 8 points.
Talking about their journey this season, they have been outstanding both in regular season as well as in Round 1 of playoffs. They had 52 wins and just 20 losses in regular season games with their conference record at 28-14. The best part of their this season has been their home campaign as they they won massive 31 of 36 games when they hosted any team at home and faced defeat only on 5 occasions. However, their main concern has been their away games as even in regular season they had 15 losses and 21 wins playing away from home.
Los Angeles Clippers on the other hand had an average campaign initially but going further they gained momentum and have been able to maintain their form. They made into the playoffs with 47 victories and 25 defeats. Their conference record was somewhat similar to that of Jazz, they won 27 games and lost 15 games. Playing at home they won 26 games and lost 10 regular season games.
In Round 1 of playoffs, they had a great competition against the Dallas Mavericks. Clippers won the 7-games series by 4-3 to fix their clash against Utah Jazz in semi-finals. They started off their campaign against Jazz with two back to back defeats but now they are favorites to make into finals with 3 wins in last 3-games.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Utah Jazz Game 6 Predictions and Betting Odds: Head-to-head
Utah Jazz have been ahead of Los Angeles Clippers in overall head-to-head record. In regular season games, Jazz and Clippers have played a total of 190 games against each other as of now. Jazz have a total of 109 victories while Clippers have won 81 games against the Jazz.
In post season games, the two teams have clashed against each other 20 times including the last 5 games. Jazz have won 12 games while Clippers have won 8 games.
This season, the two teams have clashed against each other on six occasions, Jazz have two wins while Clippers have 4 wins.
Los Angeles Clippers vs Utah Jazz Game 6 Predictions and Betting Odds: Predicted Winner
Game 6 of Los Angeles Clippers vs Utah Jazz is the most win game for the visitors, Utah Jazz. Losing a home game was the last thing the Jazz would have wanted but after Game 5 defeat, they are now on backfoot for the first time in this conference semi-finals. Friday night, Los Angeles Clippers starts as favorites when they take on Jazz once again. The latest Los Angeles Clippers vs Utah Jazz Game 6 Predictions and Betting Odds are yet to be updated. However, FiveThirtyEight predicts a win for Clippers. As per them, the home side have 53% win probability while the visitors, Utah Jazz have 47% chances of beating Clippers.
The latest Los Angeles Clippers vs Utah Jazz Game 6 Predictions and Betting Odds will be updated on game day.
Looking at the outright prediction, according to Oddschecker and SMarkets, Brooklyn Nets is the favorites to win this season’s NBA. Utah Jazz is 2nd favorites as per Oddschecker and 3rd as per Smarkets while Clippers is 4th as per Smarkets and 3rd as per Oddschecker.