Utah Jazz vs Memphis Grizzlies betting tips
In the regular part of the season, Utah Jazz finished 1st on the West Conference table with 52 wins and 20 losses. At home, they had a 31-5 w/l record. On the other side, Memphis Grizzlies finished 10th on the table with 18 wins and 18 losses. On the road, they had a 20-16.
In the first game of the playoff series against Utah and Memphis, the Grizzlies surprisingly won 112-109 at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City. The home side had big problems in three-point shooting, as they made only 12 from 47 attempts. That is only 25,5%. If we check regular season stats, we can see that the Jazz was the fourth-best team in that category with 38.9% on 43 attempts. Also, the Grizzlies were aggressive on the defensive side, so they forced 16 opponents' turnovers.
It is essential to mention two things before making a prediction. First, Utah Jazz won all three H2H matches against Memphis Grizzlies in the regular part of the season. Second, they will be stronger for Donovan Mitchell for the next game, who skipped the first game because of an injury.
Utah Jazz vs Memphis Grizzlies Prediction
Memphis Grizzlies won the first game, but I expect Utah Jazz to adapt and win the second game. Also, they should cover AH -7.5 spread.
- Utah Jazz won 31 from 36 matches at home this season.
- Utah Jazz won all three games against Memphis Grizzlies in the regular season.
- Donovan Mitchell will get back in Utah's starting lineup.
Utah Jazz to win
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