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NBA Betting Pick - Phoenix Suns -8.5 Point Underdogs vs Utah Jazz

Utah looks to cover the Jazz-Suns -8.5 point betting spread on Tuesday and improve its overall 13-9 mark when they host Phoenix in NBA basketball action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Utah Jazz opened as -8.5-point favorites at online sportsbook BetOnline, while the NBA total line was sitting around 204 at Bovada for those who prefer OVER/UNDER betting on the total amount of points scored.

Handicapping models based on recent betting stats and prediction formulas pick a 114-96 win for the Jazz. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NBA matchups here.

Phoenix Suns vs Utah Jazz Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Utah Jazz sport a record of 13-9 and 11-10-1 ATS heading into this matchup, while the Phoenix Suns sit at 6-14 and 11-9 ATS on the NBA season. The OVER/UNDER totals betting records are 14-8 for the Utah Jazz and 14-6 for the Phoenix Suns. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Utah vs Phoenix injuries news.

This game matches up the No. 6 (Utah Jazz) and the No. 28 (Suns) teams in the league, according to our current NBA betting Power Rankings at Odds Shark.

Statistical Matchup

The game also pits Utah's No. 25-ranked offense averaging 99.86 PPG, against a Phoenix Suns defense that ranks No. 29 at 113.2 PPG. The Utah Jazz field goal percentage has averaged 46.46% so far, more than the Phoenix Suns shooters have achieved on the year, 44.18% per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Phoenix was run off the court by the Warriors on Saturday as Golden State blasted them 138-109 at Oracle Arena.

Utah earned a 107-101 victory over Los Angeles on Monday, getting 23 points from Gordon Hayward at STAPLES Center.

Betting Trends
  • Phoenix is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 13 of Phoenix's last 17 games
  • Phoenix is 10-5 ATS in its last 15 games on the road
  • Phoenix is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games on the road
  • Utah is 4-1-1 ATS in its last 6 games
  • Utah is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Utah's last 5 games
  • Utah is 4-7-1 ATS in its last 12 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Phoenix home to Indiana, Wednesday, December 7th
Utah home to Golden State, Thursday, December 8th