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Memphis Grizzlies vs. Utah Jazz

The Memphis Grizzlies and the Utah Jazz will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at EnergySolutions Arena.

Memphis lost its last outing, an 87-80 result against the Nuggets on March 15. The Grizzlies failed to cover in that game as a 5.5-point underdog, while the 167 combined points took the game UNDER the total.

The Jazz were a 110-87 loser in their most recent outing on the road against the Thunder. They failed to cover the 13.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (197) made winners of UNDER bettors.

Memphis:
Team record: 44-20 SU, 38-25-1 ATS

is 14-2 SU in its last 16 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Utah
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Utah

When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Minnesota are 6-4
After playing Denver are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3

Utah:
Team record: 33-32 SU, 31-33-1 ATS

is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Memphis
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against Memphis
is 14-4 SU in its last 18 games at home
is 15-6 SU in its last 21 games when playing Memphis

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing New York are 8-2
After playing Oklahoma City are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6

Next up:
Memphis home to Minnesota, Monday, March 18
Utah home to New York, Monday, March 18