Utah Jazz vs. Philadelphia 76ers
Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 9:00 PM (Vivint Smart Home Arena)
Utah Jazz -2.0 . Total 211.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Philadelphia 76ers hit the road to face off against the Utah Jazz. The 76ers have a record of (5-1) and are coming off a 114-109 loss to the Phoenix Suns. The Utah Jazz are (4-3) on the season and are coming off a 105-94 loss to the Clippers. The Jazz have lost 2 in a row.
The 76ers have played their last 2 games without Joel Embiid who was serving his 2 game suspension. Al Horford picked up some extra minutes in Embiid's absence. Horford was 13 of 20 from the floor, while going 5 of 8 from 3 point range, totaling 32 points in 35 minutes of action. The 76ers biggest lead in the game was 7 points. The 76ers defense struggled in the loss, allowing the Suns to shoot 53% from the floor.Both teams had 20 turnovers on the night.
The Jazz shot 39% from the floor in the loss to the Clippers. The Jazz got it handed to them on the boards, being out rebounded 71 to 49. The Jazz were also out scored in the paint 46 to 34. As a team the Jazz dished out 16 assists compared to 15 fro the Clippers. Donovan Mitchell led the way scoring 36 points in the loss. Mitchell was 11 of 21 from the floor and 10 of 14 from the foul line. Rudy Gobert added a double-double in the game. Utah led by as many as 10 points in the loss.
Recent Betting Trends:
The 76ers are 5-2-1 ATS in their last 8 games overall.
The 76ers are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games following a ATS loss.
The over is 39-18 in 76ers last 57 Wednesday games.
Jazz are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 home games.
Jazz are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games overall.
The under is 5-0 in the Jazz last 5 home games.
The Philadelphia 76ers will get the likes of Joel Embiid back for this matchup. The 76ers will be going up against the best defense in the league. The Jazz are allowing just 95 points per game, compared to the 76ers allowing 107 per game. The Jazz have held their opponents to 100 points or less 7 of their last 9 games. The 76ers were able to score 129 points and beat a solid Portland team during the absence of Embiid. I'll take the 76ers in this one. Final score prediction, 76ers outright win, 104-101.