Jazz home to Kings in NBA betting action
|Sacramento Kings||Utah Jazz|
|15-28||January 27, 2014, 09:00 | EnergySolutions Arena||15-29|
EnergySolutions Arena will feature Jazz vs. Kings action on Monday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NBA action.
This season the Jazz are 15-29 overall and 21-22-1 ATS against the number, while the Kings are 15-28 and 19-22-2 ATS. (Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). As for the totals, Utah is 22-22 on the OU, and Sacramento is 24-18-1.
View Sacramento Kings vs Utah Jazz Odds and Stats.
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Jazz rated this week at No. 21 and the Kings sitting at No. 20. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction models that turned out a 91-87 result in favor of the Kings today.
In their last action, Sacramento was a 125-117 loser at home against the Nuggets. They failed to cover the 3.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (242) was profitable news for OVER bettors. Isaiah Thomas scored 22 points in a failed effort to lead the Kings to victory (they lost 125-117 to Denver at Sleep Train Arena on Sunday).
Last time out for Utah, they were a 104-101 winner as they battled the Wizards at home. The Jazz covered in the match as a 2-point favorite, while 205 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Enes Kanter scored 24 points leading the Jazz to a 104-101 victory over Washington at EnergySolutions Arena on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Utah's No. 27-ranked offense (94.7 PPG) against a Kings defense that ranks No. 28 at 104.81 PPG. The Jazz have averaged 44.13% from the field per game, less than the Kings have managed so far this season (44.93% on average).
Sacramento home to Memphis, Wednesday, January 29th
Utah home to Golden State, Friday, January 31st