Detroit Pistons at Utah Jazz - 2/2/21 NBA Picks and Prediction
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Utah Jazz (15-5) vs Detroit Pistons (5-15)
Game Info: Tuesday, February 2, 2021 at 10:00 pm (Vivint Smart Home Arena)
Betting Odds: Utah Jazz -12.5 -- Over/Under: 222.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Detroit Pistons and Utah Jazz meet Tuesday in NBA action at the Vivint Smart Home Arena.
The Detroit Pistons need a win after losing six of their last eight games. The Detroit Pistons are averaging 108.4 points on 42.9 percent shooting and allowing 112.7 points on 48.1 percent shooting. Jerami Grant is averaging 23.6 points and 5.9 rebounds while Derrick Rose is averaging 14.2 points and 4.2 assists. Wayne Ellington is the third double-digit scorer and Blake Griffin is grabbing 5.7 rebounds. The Detroit Pistons are shooting 35.8 percent from beyond the arc and 78.5 percent from the free throw line. The Detroit Pistons are allowing 39.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43 rebounds per game.
The Utah Jazz look to stay hot after winning 11 of their last 12 games. The Utah Jazz are averaging 113.6 points on 46.1 percent shooting and allowing 106.3 points on 44.6 percent shooting. Donovan Mitchell is averaging 22.8 points and 4.8 assists while Jordan Clarkson is averaging 17.7 points and 1.9 assists. Mike Conley is the third double-digit scorer and Rudy Gobert is grabbing 13.8 rebounds. The Utah Jazz are shooting 39.9 percent from beyond the arc and 74.8 percent from the free throw line. The Utah Jazz are allowing 35.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 49.4 rebounds per game.
The Pistons are 0-3-1 ATS in their last 4 road games and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 Tuesday games. The Jazz are 8-0 ATS in their last 8 home games and 13-3 ATS in their last 16 games overall. The over is 7-1 in Pistons last 8 road games. The under is 7-3 in Jazz last 10 home games. The Pistons are 2-7 ATS in the last 9 meetings.
The Detroit Pistons are a team I've pretty much faded all season and it's worked out up to this point. The Pistons lose by an average of 8.8 points on the road while allowing 51 percent shooting from the field. The Utah Jazz remain the hottest team in the league and have been covering these wins as well. The Jazz are winning their last five games by an average of 10.6 points. If it's not broken, don't fix it. I'll lay the chalk with the Jazz.