Jazz vs Rockets: NBA Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – March 12, 2021

Posted By Staff on March 12, 2021

The Utah Jazz (27-9) are heavily favored () to extend a 15-game home winning streak when they host the Houston Rockets (11-24) on Friday, March 12 at 10:00 PM ET. The matchup has a point total of .

The betting insights in this article reflect odds data from DraftKings Sportsbook as of March 12, 2021, 12:05 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds.

Jazz vs Rockets Betting Odds

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Injury Report as of March 12

Jazz:
Udoka Azubuike: Out (Ankle)

Rockets:
David Nwaba: Out (Wrist),
Dante Exum: Out (Calf),
John Wall: Day To Day (Knee),
Eric Gordon: Day To Day (Groin),
Christian Wood: Day To Day (Ankle),
Danuel House Jr.: Day To Day (Knee),
Rodions Kurucs: Day To Day (Oblique)

Jazz and Rockets Records ATS

  • Utah has put together a 25-10-1 record against the spread this season.
  • Utah and its opponents have outscored the set over/under in 50% of its games this season (18/36).
  • Houston holds a losing record ATS this season with 11 wins, 23 losses, and one tie ATS.
  • Houston and its opponents have typically been held under the total points bet this season, only reaching the over in 37.1% (13) of their 35 games played.

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Scoring Trends

  • Utah and its opponents have hit the over on Friday’s 229 total in 14 out of 36 games (38.9%) this year.
  • In 13 out of Houston’s 35 games this season (37.1%), the competing teams scored a higher point total than the total in Friday’s matchup.
  • The Jazz have seen a 224.4 average over/under in their games this season, 4.6 points fewer than the over/under in this contest.
  • The over/under for this game is 8.3 points more than the average over/under in Rockets’ games this season (220.7 points).
  • The average implied total for the Jazz this season is 114.7 points, 8.3 fewer points than their implied total of 123 points in Friday’s game.
  • So far this season, Utah has scored more than its implied point total for this matchup (123) 11 times.
  • The Rockets’ average implied point total on the season (114.4 points) is 8.4 points higher than their implied total in this matchup (106 points).
  • Houston has scored more than this game’s implied total of 106 points 17 times this season.
  • The Jazz are at the third spot in the NBA’s scoring charts (116.6 PPG), while the Rockets allow the 22nd-fewest points per game (113.2) in the league.
  • The Jazz have scored a total of 317 more points than their opponents this year (an average of 8.8 per game), while the Rockets have been out-scored by opponents on average this year (by 199 total points, -5.7 per game).

Jazz Leaders

  • Donovan Mitchell leads the Jazz scoring 24.7 points per game.
  • Mitchell’s points prop over/under for the contest is set at 24.5, 0.2 points lower than his season average of 24.7.
  • Mike Conley leads Utah with 5.7 assists per game and Rudy Gobert paces the squad with 13.2 rebounds per outing.
  • Conley’s PRA prop total for the game is set at 24.5, 0.7 lower than his season average of 25.2.
  • Mitchell hits 3.3 threes per game to lead the Jazz.
  • Mitchell’s three pointers made prop over/under for the contest is set at 3.5, 0.2 shots greater than his season average of 3.3.
  • Conley leads the team with 1.4 steals per game. Gobert collects 2.7 blocks a contest to pace Utah.
  • Gobert’s blocks prop over/under for the game is set at 2.5, 0.2 blocks lower than his season average of 2.7.

Rockets Leaders

  • Christian Wood is at the top of the Rockets scoring and rebounding leaderboards with 22.0 points per game and 10.2 rebounds per game this season.
  • John Wall has the title of Houston assist leader, dishing out 6.0 assists per game this season.
  • Eric Gordon leads the Rockets in shooting from beyond the arc, averaging 2.6 made threes per game.
  • Gordon’s three pointers made prop total for the game is set at 2.5, 0.1 shots less than his season average of 2.6.
  • Houston’s Victor Oladipo has the top spot on the team’s steals leaderboard with 1.5 per game and Wood is first in blocks with 1.5 per game.
  • Oladipo’s steals prop over/under for the contest is set at 1.5, equal to his season average of 1.5.

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