Golden State Warriors (58-23) at Utah Jazz (47-33)
NBA Basketball: Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 9:00 pm (Vivint Smart Home Arena)
The Line: Utah Jazz -5 -- Over/Under: 213.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Golden State Warriors and Utah Jazz meet Tuesday in NBA action at the Vivint Smart Home Arena.
The Golden State Warriors look to end the regular season with a victory after splitting their last 10 games. The Golden State Warriors are averaging 113.9 points on 50.5 percent shooting and allowing 107.3 points on 44.6 percent shooting. Kevin Durant is averaging 26.6 points and 6.9 rebounds while Klay Thompson is averaging 20 points and 2.6 assists. Draymond Green is the third double-digit scorer and Quinn Cook is dishing 2.8 assists. The Golden State Warriors are shooting 39.2 percent from beyond the arc and 81.5 percent from the free throw line. The Golden State Warriors are allowing 35.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43.6 rebounds per game. The Golden State Warriors have split their last eight road games.
The Utah Jazz look for a statement victory here to build on their five-game winning streak. The Utah Jazz are averaging 104.1 points on 46.2 percent shooting and allowing 100.1 points on 45 percent shooting. Donovan Mitchell is averaging 20.5 points and 3.7 assists while Jae Crowder is averaging 11.8 points and 3.6 rebounds. Rudy Gobert is the third double-digit scorer and Derrick Favors is grabbing 7.2 rebounds. The Utah Jazz are shooting 36.6 percent from beyond the arc and 77.8 percent from the free throw line. The Utah Jazz are allowing 36.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 43 rebounds per game. The Utah Jazz have won eight of their last 10 home games.
The Warriors are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 Tuesday games, 2-7 ATS in their last 9 vs. NBA Northwest and 6-14 ATS in their last 20 games overall. The Jazz are 9-4 ATS in their last 13 games playing on 1 days rest and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 home games. The favorite is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings, the road team is 6-2 ATS in the last 8 meetings and the over is 4-0 in the last 4 meetings.
The Golden State Warriors are getting torched defensively, allowing 113.2 points on 47 percent shooting in their last five games. The Utah Jazz have been the hottest team in the league in the second half, and they're outscoring teams by 15.6 points in their last five games while shooting 53.1 percent from the field. The Jazz also just beat the Warriors by 19 points a couple of weeks ago. It's hard not to side with the Jazz and the small chalk here.