Washington Wizards at Utah Jazz - 4/12/21 NBA Picks and Prediction
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Utah Jazz (40-13) vs Washington Wizards (19-33)
Game Info: Monday, April 12, 2021 at 9:00 pm (Vivint Smart Home Arena)
Betting Odds: Utah Jazz -13 -- Over/Under: 235 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Washington Wizards and Utah Jazz meet Monday in NBA action at the Vivint Smart Home Arena.
The Washington Wizards need a win after losing five of their last seven games. The Washington Wizards are averaging 113.4 points on 46.6 percent shooting and allowing 118.8 points on 47.3 percent shooting. Bradley Beal is averaging 30.9 points and 4.9 rebounds while Russell Westbrook is averaging 21.6 points and 10.8 assists. Rui Hachimura is the third double-digit scorer and Davis Bertans is grabbing 2.9 rebounds. The Washington Wizards are shooting 34.6 percent from beyond the arc and 75.9 percent from the free throw line. The Washington Wizards are allowing 37.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 44.2 rebounds per game.
The Utah Jazz look for a win after winning 11 of their last 13 games. The Utah Jazz are averaging 117.1 points on 46.7 percent shooting and allowing 107.4 points on 44.6 percent shooting. Donovan Mitchell is averaging 26.3 points and 5.3 assists while Jordan Clarkson is averaging 17.2 points and 2.2 assists. Mike Conley is the third double-digit scorer and Rudy Gobert is grabbing 13.4 rebounds. The Utah Jazz are shooting 39 percent from beyond the arc and 79.2 percent from the free throw line. The Utah Jazz are allowing 34.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 48.4 rebounds per game.
The Wizards are 20-7 ATS in their last 27 Monday games and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games playing on 1 days rest. The Jazz are 20-6 ATS in their last 26 home games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games playing on 1 days rest. The under is 5-2 in Wizards last 7 overall. The over is 11-4 in Jazz last 15 Monday games. The Wizards are 1-3-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings in Utah and 2-7-1 ATS in the last 10 meetings.
The Washington Wizards beat the Jazz last month as 10.5-point underdogs, but they're a loser across the board, which includes losing on the road by an average of 7.3 points. The Utah Jazz are not only winning at an elite clip, but they're 20-6 against the spread at home and are winning their last five games by an average of 13.8 points overall. You're sitting on a mountain of cash if you've been blindly backing the Suns and Jazz this season. Big number or not, give me the Jazz.