Heat vs. Jazz Free Pick
ODDS: Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed the Heat as 9-point favorites over the Jazz, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 198 points. Miami is 35-13 overall and 15-9 on the road, while Utah is 16-33 overall and 10-14 at home.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Heat opened as 8.5-point favorites but the line for this game has jumped to 9 or even 9.5 depending on which sports book you view. The total, meanwhile, opened at 199 but has dropped to 198 or 197.
PUBLIC BETTING: The latest public information says that 52% of bettors that have wagered on this game favor the Heat. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure to click on the link provided to get the most up-to-date public betting numbers.
NBA FREE PICK: Take Miami. According to latest NBA trends, the Heat are 13-4 against the spread in their last 17 games versus the Jazz. They're also 4-0 against the number in their last four Saturday games, 4-1 ATS in their last five road games and 6-2 ATS in their last eight games versus the Northwest. The Jazz, meanwhile, are 1-4 against the spread in their last five games following a straight up loss, 3-10-2 ATS in their last 15 when their opponent allows 100 points or more in their previous game, and 2-5 ATS in their last seven games playing on zero days rest.
SATURDAY NBA FREE PICK: MIAMI HEAT -9