The Utah Jazz (8-3) host the Los Angeles Lakers (2-7) at Vivint Smart Home Arena on Monday, November 7, 2022. The contest tips at 10:15 PM ET and airs on SN-LA. The Jazz are 7-point favorites in the game, the second matchup between the squads this season. The matchup has a 224.5 point total.
Utah Jazz vs. Los Angeles Lakers Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 7 points, with oddsmakers listing the Jazz as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, the Jazz have -266 odds to pick up the win, while the Lakers are listed at +214 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 224.5 points.
Jazz vs. Lakers Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Monday, November 7, 2022
- Game Time: 10:15 PM ET
- TV Channel: SN-LA
- Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
- Arena: Vivint Smart Home Arena
Jazz vs. Lakers Betting Trends
Against the spread, the Jazz are 8-3-0 this season. Utah has split the two games it has played as odds-on favorites this season. Jazz games this year have gone over the total in four out of nine opportunities (44.4%).
The Lakers have covered the spread two times this season. Los Angeles is 2-5 in games it was the underdog on the moneyline (winning 28.6% of those games). The Lakers have hit the over 44.4% of the time this year (four of nine games with a set point total).
Potential Starting Lineups and Key Players
|Lonnie Walker IV||9||15.3||2.8||2.0||1.1||0.8||1.6|
|Troy Brown Jr.||7||9.9||5.9||0.9||0.6||0.0||1.3|
Jazz vs. Lakers Injury Report
Jazz: Jarred Vanderbilt: Questionable (Adductor)
Lakers: Lonnie Walker: Out (Illness), LeBron James: Out (Foot), Anthony Davis: Probable (Back), Patrick Beverley: Out (Illness), Thomas Bryant: Out (Thumb), Dennis Schroder: Out (Thumb)
What you need to know about the Utah Jazz
Utah has been lifted by its offense, as it ranks fifth-best in the NBA by putting up 116.4 points per game. It ranks 11th in the league in points allowed (111.8 per contest). The Jazz average 119.3 points per game when playing at home, compared to 114.7 points per game away from home, a difference of 4.6 points per contest.
Utah owns a 36.8% three-point percentage this year (11th-ranked in NBA), but it has really provided a lift by draining 14.8 treys per contest (second-best). The Jazz have taken 55.9% two-pointers and 44.1% three-pointers this year. Of the team’s buckets, 65.1% are two-pointers and 34.9% are three-pointers.
What you need to know about the Los Angeles Lakers
Los Angeles is the fourth-worst squad in the league in points scored (107.6 per game) and 16th in points allowed (113.8).
In 2022-23 Los Angeles is second-worst in the NBA in 3-point makes (9.3 per game) and worst in 3-point percentage (28.4%). In 2022-23, the Lakers have attempted 64.0% percent of their shots from inside the 3-point line, and 36.0% percent from beyond it. In terms of made shots, 76.8% of the Lakers’ buckets have been 2-pointers, and 23.2% have been 3-pointers.
Jazz vs. Lakers Predictions and Pick
Our pick to win this contest is the Jazz, and we predict that Jazz will cover the spread (Jazz -7). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 224.5 points.
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