NBA Monday: 76ers vs. Jazz Prediction

76ers vs. Utah Jazz, 2/15/21 NBA Fantasy News & Betting Predictions

One of the best matchups on Monday night’s NBA slate has the 76ers traveling to Utah to take on the Jazz at 9:00 p.m. ET. Will Philly cover as a 6.5-point underdog or will the red-hot Jazz prevail again?

Game Snapshot

525 Philadelphia 76ers (+6.5) at 526 Utah Jazz (-6.5); o/u 228

9:00 p.m. ET, Monday, February 15, 2021

Venue: Vivint Smart Home Arena, Salt Lake City, UT

TV: N/A

Philadelphia 76ers DFS Spin

Joel Embiid (back tightness) is listed as questionable for Monday's meeting with the Utah Jazz. What is this, Embiid ducking a matchup with Rudy Gobert? We're joking. But this is the same "injury" that has kept the Sixers center out of back-to-backs, but Philly isn't playing on Sunday or Tuesday, so it's safe to assume he'll suit up in what should be a good battle between one of the league's best two-way bigs and a former DPOY

Utah Jazz DFS Spin

Rudy Gobert bullied the Bucks in a 129-115 win on Friday, scoring 27 points (9-of-12 FGs, 9-of-13 FTs) with 12 rebounds and four blocks in 35 minutes. What a run he's having. Gobert has at least three blocks in five of his last six games, and he's scoring 20.3 points per game over his last three. It feels like every Jazz player is firing on all cylinders these days as they have won six straight and 17 of their last 18 games. If you're punting free throws, you should be ecstatic with Gobert's production as he's a top-15 player with that category thrown out.

76ers vs. Jazz Betting Prediction

The 76ers are a perfect 6-0 against the spread in their last six games versus the Jazz and have covered in four of their last five trips to Utah. They’re also 4-1 against the number in their last five games when facing an opponent with a winning percentage above .600 and are 5-2 at the betting window in their last seven games when facing an opponent with a winning record.

NBA BETTING PREDICTION: PHILADELPHIA 76ERS +6.5

Loading...

NBA Headlines

NBA Predictions & Picks

Thumbnail Jazz vs. Nuggets NBA Prediction The Jazz have had issues trying to cover in Denver, which is where they’ll play the Nuggets at 8:00 p.m. ET. Is the home dog the best play on the board tonight?
Thumbnail Lakers vs. Nuggets NBA Prediction The Nuggets are only laying 3.5-points to the Lakers on Saturday night at 9:00 p.m. ET, but is Denver the best play on the board?
Thumbnail Celtics vs. 76ers NBA Prediction The red-hot 76ers have won eight of their last 10 games and are only laying 3.5 points to the visiting Celtics at 7:00 p.m. ET on Friday night. Will Philly cover that...
Thumbnail Clippers vs. Pelicans Prediction The Clippers are 3-point road dogs on Thursday night when they take on the Pelicans at 8:00 p.m. ET. Will the Clippers pull off the small...
Thumbnail Warriors vs. Bucks NBA Prediction The Warriors are 3-point road dogs in Milwaukee on Thursday night when they take on the Bucks at 7:30 p.m. ET. Will Golden State pull off the upset or is Milwaukee...