Los Angeles Lakers at Utah Jazz
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 9:00 PM (Vivint Smart Home Arena )
UTA -2.5 Total 210 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Los Angeles Lakers go to Salt Lake City to battle the Utah Jazz at the Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah on Wednesday. The Los Angeles Lakers are coming off only their third loss of the season so far, falling to Luka Doncic and the Dallas Mavericks by a score of 114-100.
Despite the loss, the Lakers have been phenomenal this season, posting the NBA’s best record of 17-3 and are clicking on all cylinders this season. LeBron James and Anthony Davis are both having incredible seasons for the Lakers. Davis is averaging 26.1 points per game, 9.3 rebounds per game and 3.4 assists per game. While, James is averaging 25.7 points per game, 7.2 rebounds per game and 10.9 assists per game. Before the loss to the Mavericks, the Lakers were on a ten-game winning streak and look to get back to their winning ways in this one.
The Utah Jazz is coming into this game on a two-game losing streak, last losing to the Philadelphia 76ers after Ben Simmons stole the ball with seconds left to give the Sixers the win. The Jazz has only one win game in their five matchups.
Where the Utah Jazz shine this season is at home, and luckily for Utah at this moment, they are the hosts. The Jazz has a record of 12-9 at the moment, but they do post an impressive 8-1 record at home. If the Jazz fans can get the arena bouncing, they might have a chance at winning this one.
Los Angeles is 11-9 ATS this season.
Under is 40-19 in Lakers last 59 vs. Western Conference.
Utah is 8-13 ATS this season.
Under is 7-3 in Jazz last 10 home games vs. a team with a road winning % of greater than .600.
Both teams are very good this year and have the ability to be anyone. However, the Lakers are playing phenomenal basketball at the moment, and they just might be the best team in all of the NBA, the Jazz are good, but when both teams are on, the Lakers are the better squad. Final Score Prediction, Los Angeles Lakers win 112-106.