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Utah Jazz vs. Charlotte Bobcats

The Utah Jazz and the Charlotte Bobcats will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Time Warner Cable Arena.

Last time out for Utah, they were a 118-85 loser as they battled the Hawks on the road. The Jazz failed to cover in the match as a 7.5-point underdog, while 203 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.

In their last action, Charlotte was a 116-106 winner on the road against the Pistons. They covered the 6-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (222) was profitable news for OVER bettors.

Utah:
Team record: 7-22 SU, 12-16-1 ATS

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Charlotte
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Charlotte
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Charlotte
is 6-1-1 ATS in its last 8 games when playing Charlotte

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Memphis are 2-8
After playing Atlanta are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6

Charlotte:
Team record: 13-14 SU, 17-9-1 ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 8 of last 9 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against Utah
The total has gone OVER in 12 of last 17 games when playing Utah
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of last 20 games

When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Milwaukee are 2-8
After playing Detroit are 3-7
After a win are 4-6

Next up:
Utah at Memphis, Monday, December 23
Charlotte home to Milwaukee, Monday, December 23