Where: Vivint Smart Home Arena, Salt Lake City, UT
When: Monday, January 27, 9:00 PM. ET.
The Utah Jazz will be going for their fifth consecutive win when they take on the Houston Rockets on Monday night.
Rockets Trying To Bounce Back From Loss To NuggetsThe Rockets had their two-game winning streak snapped by the Denver Nuggets in their last game and will try to bounce back from the loss with a win over the Jazz, which will give them their third win in their last four games.
😤 𝗕𝗘𝗔𝗦𝗧𝗯𝗿𝗼𝗼𝗸— Houston Rockets (@HoustonRockets) January 25, 2020
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Houston is the second-best offensive team in the league, averaging 118.7 points per game. The team is shooting 45 percent from the field and 34 percent from three-point range. They finished with 110 points in their last game and will need another solid offensive performance if they want to beat the Jazz.
Russell Westbrook led the way for the Rockets with 32 points and seven rebounds. Eric Gordon finished with 19 points and three rebounds, while Ben McLemore added 15 points for the Rockets.
James Harden missed the game against Denver with a thigh injury and is listed as questionable for this game. Westbrook played on Sunday but will sit out this game to rest.
Houston has struggled defensively, holding opponents to 114.2 points per game. They gave up 117 in their last game and will need to play significantly better to beat the Jazz.
Jazz Going For 15th Win In 16 GamesThe Jazz are the hottest team in the league right now and have won 14 of their last 15 games. They will try to keep the momentum going with a win over the Rockets, which will give them their fifth win in a row and 15th win in their last 16 games.
Rudy Gobert recovers to make an emphatic block, earning y our Heads Up Play of the Day! pic.twitter.com/9Q0hOk840D— NBA TV (@NBATV) January 26, 2020
Utah has played well offensively, averaging 111.1 points per game. The team is shooting 47 percent from the field and 38 percent from three-point range. They finished with 112 points in their last game and will need another solid offensive performance if they want to beat the Rockets.
Donovan Mitchell led the way for the Jazz with 25 points, eight rebounds, and five assists. Bojan Bogdanovic finished with 23 points and one rebound, while Rudy Gobert added 22 points and 17 rebounds for the Jazz.
Utah is one of the best defensive teams in the league, holding opponents to 105.8 points per game. They gave up 107 points in their last game and will need another solid performance to get past the Rockets.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Houston is:
- 10-12 ATS in their last 22 road games.
- 3-5 ATS in their last 8 games.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Utah is:
- 7-2-1 ATS in their last 10 games.
- 12-8-1 in their last 21 home games.