Utah Jazz vs Los Angeles Clippers Game 5 Odds and Predictions
Los Angeles Clippers with two back to back home win have settled the Western Conference semi-finals 7-games series against Utah Jazz at 2-2. Clippers were 2 games down before they played a host to Utah Jazz in Game 3. Clippers have been in great touch in last two games. Game 3 they won by 26-points and in Game 4 they lead by 14 points when final whistle was blown.
Kawhi Leonard has been exceptional in both the games, in last game in 34 minutes with 7 rebounds and 4 assists he pegged 31 points. He was well assisted by Paul George who too added 31 points to team total. It was a total team work that helped them get pass the strong Utah Jazz once again. For Utah Jazz despite leading in last two quarters things did not span in their favor as they could not make up for the lead that Clippers took in first two quarters. Donovan Mitchell continued with his exceptional by delivering 37 points in 40 minutes. Apart from him none of his teammates could reach the 20-point in the game.
Tonight the two teams will face each other in Game 5 once again. Both the teams will look forward to take a lead in the series. Utah Jazz will play a host to Los Angeles Clippers at Vivint Smart Home Arena.
FiveThirtyEight, predicts a win for host Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday. The latest Utah Jazz vs Los Angeles Clippers Game 5 Odds and Predictions also predicts the same.The latest Utah Jazz vs Los Angeles Clippers Game 5 Odds and Predictions updated on 16th June.
Utah Jazz vs Los Angeles Clippers Game 5 Odds and Predictions: Match Details
Utah Jazz vs Los Angeles Clippers Game 5
Scheduled Date and Time: June 10, 10PM EST
Host Team: Utah Jazz
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.
Utah Jazz vs Los Angeles Clippers Game 5 Odds and Predictions: Recent Form
With back to back two defeats, Utah Jazz is on a backfoot for the first time in conference semi-finals. However, if we look at their form this season, they have been in a great touch. Their conference record was excellent as they won 28 games and lost just 14 games playing the teams from Western Conference. 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.
They continued their excellent form even in post season games. After losing first game against the Memphis Grizzlies bounced and settled the series to 4-1. Continuing their excellent form, they beat Los Angeles Clipper in first two games of Western Conference semi-finals but in last two games they have been slightly out of form as they lost their two semi-final games against the Clippers.
Clippers did not have season as good as Jazz but they were able to pull up their socks later in the season. 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. However, their major concern has been their away record as they have won 21 games playing away from home and lost 15 games.
Utah Jazz vs Los Angeles Clippers Game 5 Odds and Predictions: Head-to-head
Utah Jazz have been ahead of Los Angeles Clippers in overall head-to-head record. n 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 19 times including the last 4 games. Jazz have won 12 games while Clippers have won 7 games.
This season, the two teams have clashed against each other on five occasions, Jazz have two wins while Clippers have 3 wins.
Utah Jazz vs Los Angeles Clippers Game 5 Odds and Predictions: Predicted Winner
Despite winning two back to back games against Jazz, Clippers will enter the court on Thursday as underdogs. The host Utah Jazz will have home advantage and as per the prediction by FiveThirtyEight, the win probability of Utah Jazz stands at 61% while Clippers have 39% chances of beating the visitors on Wednesday night.
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.