Basketball betting respect is high for Jazz coach Jerry Sloan as he has built one of the most consent basketball gambling commodities in the NBA for the past 20 plus years.
The Los Angeles Clippers will host the Utah Jazz on Wednesday with a starting time of 10:30 PM ET. Be sure and open your account at Sports-Gambling for the side and total odds on this game.
Utah had a record of 21-9 straight up and 17-12-1 with the NBA betting odds. The Jazz ere 8-5-1 against the spread on the road and went over the total in 8 of 14 away games. Utah ranked 12th in the NBA for scoring and 11th for points allowed on defense. The Jazz were in first place in the Northwest Division standings.
Deron Williams led the Jazz in scoring with 22.4 points per game and he also was the top assist man with 9.6 per game. Al Jefferson was the top rebound man with 8.8 per outing. After an offseason that featured key personnel changes the Jazz remain one of the leading contenders in the Western Conference and a profitable commodity that sharp handicappers respect for their consistency.
The Clippers had a record of 8-22 straight up and 15-15 with the NBA sports betting line. Los Angeles was 7-10 against the spread at home and went under the total in 12 of their first 17 home games. One of the reasons why the Clippers were bringing better than expected value was rookie Blake Griffin, who led the team in rebounds with 12.4 per game while averaging 20.9 points per outing.
Eric Gordon was another key asset for the Clippers with a team best 23.7 points per game. Center Chris Kaman is out until next month with an ankle injury which has been a problem for the Clippers and their depth.
Utah has paid out in 3 of their last 4 basketball betting matchups at the Clippers with the series going over the total in 7 of the last 10 meetings between the teams in LA. The Jazz paid out in the last meeting between the teams on November 28 in a 109-97 road win.