Jazz vs. Lakers Pick
Are the Utah Jazz going to roll to a a victory today at 6PM ET when they play at the Los Angeles Lakers? Tip-off is at 6PM ET.
511 Utah Jazz at 512 Los Angeles Lakers, 6PM ET
According to oddsmakers at YouWager, the Jazz are an 8-point favorite on the spread line. The total sits at 209 points.
Utah opened as a 6-point favorite, while the total has gone down a point after opening at 210. The Jazz are an 8-point favorite at pretty much all sportsbooks, while the over-under ranges from 209 points to 210.5.
As of Sunday afternoon, 67 percent of public bets have sided with the visiting Jazz. Online wager info also says that 62 percent of bets are being placed on the over.
INJURY TO WATCH
Utah small forward Jae Crowder (eye) is probable to play today. Point guard Ricky Rubio (hamstring) is questionable. Small forward Thabo Sefolosha (knee) is out for the season. Point guard Raul Neto (wrist) is out until mid-April. For Los Angeles, small forward Luol Deng (ankle) is questionable. Point guard Lonzo Ball (knee) and small forward Kyle Kuzma (ankle) are doubtful. Small forward Brandon Ingram (brain injury) is out indefinitely. Point guard Isaiah Thomas (hip) is out for the season.
The Jazz are in the thick of a playoff seeding race in the Western Conference. They currently hold the fourth seed with three games to play, but three teams are only half a game back with two games left. Utah will take this game very seriously and has shown the capability of blowing teams out on the road. The depleted Lakers are a good target.
NBA DAILY PREDICTION: UTAH JAZZ -8