Jazz vs. Nuggets: A High-Octane Showdown Set to Ignite the Court!

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Utah Jazz

Jazz

28W-35L

Utah Jazz

March 09, 2024

11:00PM EST

Odds: 227.5 o/u

Nuggets

43W-20L

Denver Nuggets
Denver Nuggets

Alright, hoop heads, get your popcorn ready because we’ve got a sizzler on deck tonight. The 28W-35L Utah Jazz are packing their bags and heading to the Mile High City, ready to rumble with the 43W-20L Denver Nuggets at the Ball Arena. Tipoff time? 11:00PM EST, just when things start getting interesting. The Jazz, trailing a whopping 16.0 games back in the Western conference, are looking to jazz it up and shake off their recent loss against the Bulls (117-119, ouch!). On the other side of the court, the Nuggets, just a breath away from the top at 1.0 games back, are ready to rock after their 115-109 victory over the Celtics. The over/under is set at a tantalizing 227.5, with the Jazz line at 12.0 and the Nuggets favored at -12.0. So, will the Jazz hit the right notes or will the Nuggets strike gold? Only time will tell, but one thing’s for sure – we’re in for a helluva game tonight!

Game Breakdown

Game Time: March 09, 2024 11:00PM EST
Location: Ball Arena, Denver

Vegas Odds

UTA ML DEN ML Over/Under Line
Open +450 -650 233.0 12.0/-12.0
Recent +320 -430 227.5 13.0/-13.0
Difference -130 +220 -5.5

Team Performance

uta Team Logo
LAST 10
2W-8L
AWAY
8W-22L

23.8% Win Probability

den Team Logo
LAST 10
7W-3L
HOME
25W-6L

76.2% Win Probability

Previous Matchups

Date Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 OT Final O/U ATS
01/10/24 Denver Nuggets DEN 24 29 25 33 111 Over
Utah Jazz UTA 35 36 28 25 124
10/30/23 Utah Jazz UTA 21 24 24 33 102 Under
Denver Nuggets DEN 31 27 22 30 110
04/08/23 Denver Nuggets DEN 19 36 40 19 114 Over
Utah Jazz UTA 32 26 31 29 118
12/10/22 Utah Jazz UTA 26 26 38 20 110 Under
Denver Nuggets DEN 28 33 31 23 115
10/28/22 Utah Jazz UTA 25 25 28 23 101 Under
Denver Nuggets DEN 35 28 26 28 117
10/19/22 Denver Nuggets DEN 30 23 27 22 102 Under
Utah Jazz UTA 37 38 19 29 123
02/02/22 Denver Nuggets DEN 30 31 18 25 104 Under
Utah Jazz UTA 28 32 22 26 108
01/16/22 Utah Jazz UTA 37 31 23 34 125 Under
Denver Nuggets DEN 33 25 30 14 102
01/05/22 Utah Jazz UTA 26 31 31 27 115 Under
Denver Nuggets DEN 26 30 22 31 109
10/26/21 Denver Nuggets DEN 31 33 26 20 110 Over
Utah Jazz UTA 35 31 25 31 122

Jazz Vs Over/Under

Nuggets Vs Over/Under

Starting Lineups

Jazz Notable Injuries

  • Lauri Markkanen (SF/PF): Avg: 22.9pts, 8.3reb, 2.0ast, 32.8 minutes. Last game: 03/02/24. Impact: 5.9
  • Taylor Hendricks (PF): Avg: 5.8pts, 4.0reb, 0.6ast, 17.4 minutes. Last game: 03/04/24. Impact: 2.9
  • Kira Lewis Jr. (PG/SG): Avg: 2.4pts, 0.7reb, 1.1ast, 7.9 minutes. Last game: 02/25/24. Impact: 0.6

Nuggets Notable Injuries

  • Julian Strawther (SG/SF): Avg: 5.1pts, 1.3reb, 1.0ast, 12.5 minutes. Last game: 02/28/24. Impact: 0.9
  • Collin Gillespie (PG): Avg: 3.3pts, 0.7reb, 0.8ast, 8.5 minutes. Last game: 02/23/24. Impact: 1.4
  • Jalen Pickett (PG): Avg: 1.8pts, 0.5reb, 0.7ast, 5.2 minutes. Last game: 02/28/24. Impact: 0.4
  • Braxton Key (PF): Avg: 1.0pts, 0.8reb, 0.5ast, 3.2 minutes. Last game: 02/25/24. Impact: 0.5
  • Jay Huff (C): Avg: 1.5pts, 0.8reb, 0.1ast, 3.1 minutes. Last game: 02/28/24. Impact: 0.9
  • Hunter Tyson (PF): Avg: 0.5pts, 0.8reb, 0.1ast, 3.0 minutes. Last game: 02/28/24. Impact: 0.3

Top Player Props

This article, published more than 6 hours prior to game time, focuses exclusively on Over prop bets due to the propensity for NBA teams to make last-minute injury adjustments. For the most current prop bets, including any updates closer to tip-off, please refer to the link provided below the table.

Jazz Defense vs

Position Pts Reb Ast Overall vs NBA
C #9 #7 #6 #8 -8.4%
PF #30 #21 #30 #30 17.0%
PG #10 #15 #26 #12 -1.0%
SF #28 #13 #8 #23 6.5%
SG #30 #22 #30 #30 14.4%

Nuggets Defense vs

Position Pts Reb Ast Overall vs NBA
C #10 #14 #17 #17 0.9%
PF #21 #23 #23 #20 4.6%
PG #11 #8 #29 #10 -2.5%
SF #15 #17 #21 #17 2.6%
SG #2 #7 #18 #3 -7.8%
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Team Comparison

Team Logo
Points per Game
116.7
112.9
Rebounds per Game
45.3
46.2
Assists per Game
27.7
30.1
Steals per Game
7.1
8.0
Blocks per Game
5.5
5.9
Shots per Game
92.5
91.4
3-Pointers Made per Game
14.3
11.0
2-Pt Percentage per Game
52.0
55.4
3-Pt Percentage per Game
36.3
34.7
Turnovers per Game
14.4
13.1
Fouls per Game
18.0
16.7

Recent Trends

  • Nikola Jokic (C) is coming off a triple-double where he put up 32.0 pts, 12.0 reb, 11.0 ast against BOS
  • Talen Horton-Tucker (SG/SF): 3 Game Minutes avg jumped 88.2% to 19.8, 10.5 min average previous 3 games.
  • Reggie Jackson (PG): 3 Game Minutes avg dropped 40.5% to 12.7, 21.3 min average previous 3 games.
  • Jamal Murray (PG): 3 Game Minutes avg jumped 42.0% to 39.2, 27.6 min average previous 3 games.
  • Brice Sensabaugh (SF): 3 Game Minutes avg jumped 40.6% to 21.1, 15.0 min average previous 3 games.
  • The Jazz have a 3-game losing streak on the road. Overall, they are on a 1-game losing streak. The Nuggets have a 1-game winning streak at home. Overall, they are on a 1-game winning streak.
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