Utah Jazz vs. Miami Heat - 2/12/20 NBA Pick, Odds & Prediction
Miami Heat at Utah Jazz
Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 9:00 PM (Vivint Smart Home Arena)
Utah Jazz -4.5, O/U 217
The Miami Heat are traveling to the Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City, Utah to face off against the Utah Jazz. The Miami Heat are 35-18 on the year and 13-15 away, following a 12 point win against the Golden State Warriors. The Utah Jazz are coming into this game coming off of a 4 point win against the Dallas Mavericks, making them 35-18 on the year and 19-5 at home.
The Miami Heat enter this matchup averaging 111.9 points per game and also allow 108.2 points per game. The Heat are led by 30 year old, Jimmy Butler. Butler is leading Miami in scoring and assist, averaging 20.5 points per game and 6.2 assist per game. Butler will have to step up if the Heat want to grab the points.
The Utah Jazz are averaging 111.2 points per game and also allow 107.3 points per game. The Jazz are led by 23 year old, Donovan Mitchell. Mitchell is leading Utah in scoring, averaging 24.3 points per game. The Jazz will have to step it up at home, if they want to cover the spread against this talented Heat squad.
Recent Betting Trends
The Miami Heat are 28-23-2 ATS this year.
The total has gone under in 6 of Miami’s last 8 games.
The Utah Jazz are 26-25-2 ATS this year.
The Jazz are 2-6 ATS their last 8 games.
In this matchup I like the Miami Heat to win and grab the points. Miami has been better ATS this year and the Jazz are 2-6 ATS their last 8 games. The Heat have a competitive player in Jimmy Butler, and he will not let them lose this game. Final score prediction, the Miami Heat will win and grab the points 110-107.