New Orleans Pelicans at Utah Jazz
Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 9:00 PM (Vivint Smart Home Arena)
The New Orleans Pelicans are on the road for a matchup with the Utah Jazz. The Pelicans are (6-9), having beat the Suns 124-121. The Jazz are (9-5), after beating the Timberwolves 103-95.
The Pelicans win over the Suns, New Orleans was guided by Brandon Ingram. Ingram was 9 of 19 from the floor, while making 7 of 9 from the free throw line, totaling 28 points. The Pelicans shot 53% from the floor and almost 46% from 3-point range. The Pelicans out rebounded the Suns 55 to 44. The Pelicans biggest lead was 12 points and trailed by 7 points in the game.
The Jazz in the win over the Timberwolves were led by Bojan Bogdanovic. Bogdanovic made 9 of his 18 attempts from the floor, while making 6 of 7 from the foul line, totaling 30 points. The Jazz shot over 40% from the floor and 42% from deep. The Jazz were out rebounded 65 to 58 in the game. The Jazz had 22 assists to 11 turnovers in the game.
Recent Betting Trends:
Pelicans are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games overall.
Pelicans are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 vs Western Conference.
The under is 6-2 in Pelicans last 8 overall.
Jazz are 5-2 in their last 7 Saturday games.
Jazz are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 vs the Southwest.
The under is 7-2 in Jazz last 9 home games.
The over is 15-6 in the last 21 matchups between the two. The Pelicans have the injury bug right now, Okafor is questionable, Favors is out for the matchup, and Zion Williamson is still out. The Jazz have controlled the series, winning 8 of the last 10 matchups in this series. The Jazz have been almost unstoppable at home, winning 6 of 7, while the Pelicans are 2-5 on the road. The Jazz have a stout defense, giving up just 100 points per game, which is the best in the league. I think the Jazz defense will be able to limit the damage in this game, due to the fact the Pelicans are down a couple key players. Final score prediction, Jazz win and cover.