Jazz vs. Nuggets Sunday Prediction

Jazz vs. Nuggets, 1/31/21 NBA Fantasy News & Betting Predictions

Two of the hottest teams in the league will meet in Denver on Sunday afternoon when the Nuggets host the Jazz at 3:30 p.m. ET. Will Utah come through for bettors as a small road underdog or is Denver the play as the slight home favorite?

Game Snapshot

517 Utah Jazz (+1.5) at 518 Denver Nuggets (-1.5); o/u 220.5

3:30 p.m. ET, Sunday, January 31, 2021

Venue: Ball Arena, Denver, CO


Utah Jazz DFS Spin

Donovan Mitchell is questionable to play on Sunday against the Nuggets due to concussion protocol. Mitchell's missed the last two games after taking a couple of hard hits on Tuesday. If he can't play, Mike Conley, Joe Ingles, and Jordan Clarkson are all favorable fantasy plays.

Denver Nuggets DFS Spin

Jamal Murray (hip, shoulder) is probable to play on Sunday against the Jazz. It's been a minor-injury-filled season for Murray, who continues to play through it all. He says he has a bruise on his elbow and his glute, and he has a shoulder sprain. We keep suggesting that the Nuggets sit him, but clearly, that isn't happening anytime soon. He still ranks as the No. 77 player in 9-cat leagues.

Jazz vs. Nuggets Betting Prediction

The Jazz are just 3-9-1 against the spread in their last 13 trips to Denver and are 1-3-1 against the number in their last five games versus the Jazz overall. They’re also just 4-11-1 at the betting window in their last 16 games when facing an opponent with a winning record. On the other side, the Nuggets are 5-1 against the spread in their last six games overall, are 9-4 against the number in their last 13 games following an ATS loss and have covered in six of their last seven games when favored.



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