June 14, 2021

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Jazz Vs Rockets: NBA Basketball Betting Odds & Trends

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A game after he put up 48 points in a 127-120 win over the Nuggets, Bojan Bogdanovic leads the Utah Jazz (49-18) at home against the Houston Rockets (16-51) as 14.5-point favorites. The matchup, which airs on SportsNet RM, tips at 10:00 PM ET on Saturday, May 8, 2021. The over/under is set at 227 for the matchup.

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from DraftKings Sportsbook as of May 8, 2021, 6:40 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Jazz vs Rockets Betting Odds

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Injury Report as of May 8

Jazz:
Juwan Morgan: Out (Heel),
Mike Conley: Out (Hamstring),
Donovan Mitchell: Out (Ankle)

Rockets:
Christian Wood: Out (Ankle),
David Nwaba: Out (Wrist),
Dante Exum: Out (Calf),
Eric Gordon: Out (Groin),
Avery Bradley: Out (Personal),
Sterling Brown: Out (Knee),
D.J. Augustin: Day To Day (Ankle),
John Wall: Out For Season (Hamstring),
Kevin Porter Jr.: Out (Ankle),
Jae’Sean Tate: Out (Health protocols),
D.J. Wilson: Out (Health and Safety Protocols)

Jazz and Rockets Records ATS

  • Utah is over .500 against the spread this season with a record of 39-27-1.
  • When favored by at least 14.5 points, the Jazz are 2-2 against the spread in 2020-21.
  • Utah and its opponents have outscored the set over/under in 46.3% of its games this season (31/67).
  • Houston has a 23-43-1 record ATS this season.
  • 44.8% of Houston’s 67 games this season have topped the over/under.

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Head to Head

In their last meeting, the Jazz defeated the Rockets 112-89. Jordan Clarkson led the Jazz with 22 points, and John Wall paced the Rockets with 21. The Jazz covered the spread as 11.5-point favorites, and the teams scored 201 total points to fall short of the 224-point over/under.

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
4/21/2021 Jazz Rockets -11.5 224 -704 499 Regular Season 112-89 UTA*
3/12/2021 Jazz Jazz -19 229.5 -4625 1553 Regular Season 114-99 UTA*
  • 4/21/2021 DNP – Jazz: Donovan Mitchell
  • 3/12/2021 DNP –
    Rockets: Victor Oladipo, Christian Wood, John Wall
  • Scoring Trends

    • In Utah’s matchups this season, the Jazz and their opponents have eclipsed Saturday’s over/under of 227 points 29 times (43.3% of opportunities).
    • In 28 out of Houston’s 67 games this season (41.8%), the competing teams combined for a higher point total than the point total in Saturday’s matchup.
    • This season the average total for Jazz games is 223.9 points, 3.1 fewer than the over/under of 227 points for this contest.
    • Rockets’ games have an over/under of 224.2 points this season, 2.8 points fewer than the total points bet for this matchup.
    • The Jazz have an average implied point total of 116 this season, which is five points lower than their implied total in Saturday’s game (121).
    • Utah has outscored its implied point total for this matchup (121) 21 times this season.
    • The Rockets’ average implied point total on the season (115.7 points) is 9.7 points higher than their implied total in this matchup (106 points).
    • This season, Houston has scored more than this game’s implied total of 106 points 36 times.
    • The Jazz are at the third spot in the NBA’s scoring charts (116.6 PPG), while the Rockets allow the 27th-fewest points per game (116) in the league.
    • The Jazz have totaled 630 more points than their opponents this season (9.4 per game on average), while the Rockets have been out-scored by 526 total points (7.8 per game average differential).

    Jazz Leaders

    • Donovan Mitchell leads the Jazz scoring 26.4 points per game.
    • Mitchell’s points prop total for the game is set at 28.5, 2.1 points higher than his season average of 26.4.
    • Utah is led in rebounding by Rudy Gobert’s 13.3 rebounds per game and assisting by Mike Conley’s 6.0 assists per game .
    • Gobert’s PRA prop total for the game is set at 27.5, 1.4 lower than his season average of 28.9.
    • Mitchell knocks down 3.4 threes per game to lead the Jazz.
    • Mitchell’s three pointers made prop total for the game is set at 3.5, 0.1 shots greater than his season average of 3.4.
    • Utah’s blocks leader is Gobert, who collects 2.8 per game. Conley leads the team averaging 1.4 steals a game.
    • Gobert’s blocks prop total for the game is set at 2.5, 0.3 blocks lower than his season average of 2.8.

    Rockets Leaders

    • Christian Wood is at the top of the Rockets scoring and rebounding leaderboards with 21.0 points per game and 9.6 rebounds per game this season.
    • Wood’s PRA prop total for the contest is set at 37.5, 5.2 higher than his season average of 32.3.
    • Wall has the title of Houston assist leader, dishing out 6.9 assists per game this season.
    • Wall’s PRA prop over/under for the contest is set at 27.5, 3.2 less than his season average of 30.7.
    • Eric Gordon makes more threes per game than any other member of the Rockets, cashing in 2.6 treys per game.
    • Gordon’s three pointers made prop total for the contest is set at 2.5, 0.1 shots less than his season average of 2.6.
    • Nobody on Houston grabs more steals than Jae’Sean Tate (1.3 per game) or blocks more shots than Wood (1.2 per game).
    • Tate’s steals prop over/under for the game is set at 1.5, 0.2 steals higher than his season average of 1.3.

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