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Detroit Pistons vs Utah Jazz Odds
The Jazz hope to be unwelcoming hosts on Monday as the Pistons pay a visit to EnergySolutions Arena in NBA betting action.
(Note: follow us on Twitter for line updates and injuries news). The Jazz currently sports a record of 32-31, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 30-32-1 ATS. The Pistons are 23-42 and 29-36 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Jazz post a 31-31-1 OVER/UNDER record this season, while the Pistons have gone 31-33-1 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 17 (Jazz) and the No. 21 (Pistons) teams in the league, according to our current NBA Power Rankings at Odds Shark. A 97-94 result in favor of the Jazz is predicted by handicapping models.
How They Match Up:
In rebounding, the battle of the boards features Utah's No. 14-rated squad against Detroit's No. 9-rated roster. When it comes to long-range shooting, Utah rates No. 24 in the league with 6 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 22 with 6.3 per outing.
In comparing how the teams stack up statistically, the Pistons own the league's No. 17-rated mark, allowing 101.1 points per game when playing on the road. Utah, on the other hand, rates No. 12 in scoring on their home court.
In their last action, Detroit was a 129-97 loser on the road against the Clippers. They failed to cover the 13-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (226) was profitable news for OVER bettors. Detroit was run off the court by the Clippers on Sunday as Los Angeles blasted them 129-97 at STAPLES Center.
In their last action, Utah was a 113-84 loser on the road against the Knicks. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (197) was profitable news for OVER bettors. Utah was run off the court by the Knicks on Saturday as New York blasted them 113-84 at Madison Square Garden.
Detroit Pistons Trends:
When playing on Monday are 2-8
Before playing Golden State are 8-2
After playing LA Clippers are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
Utah Jazz Trends:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing Oklahoma City are 4-6
After playing New York are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
A few Pistons at Jazz trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Detroit's last 13 games when playing Utah
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit's last 6 games when playing on the road against Utah
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Detroit's last 6 games on the road
Detroit is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Utah
Utah is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Detroit
Utah is 13-1 SU in its last 14 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Utah's last 13 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Utah's last 6 games when playing at home against Detroit
Detroit at Golden State, Wednesday, March 13
Utah at Oklahoma City, Wednesday, March 13