Los Angeles Lakers vs. Utah Jazz August 3, 2020 Betting Preview: Predictions, Computer Picks, Odds, Line, Spread and Trends

Written by on August 3, 2020

Los Angeles (50-15) is a 6-point favorite against Utah (42-24) when the Lakers face off with the Jazz on Monday (August 3, 2020). The matchup’s point total is 219. Tip-off for this matchup, one of six slated in the NBA for the day, is scheduled for 9:00 PM ET at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Reunion, Florida.

Betting Information

Lakers vs Jazz Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Lakers -6 -110 -110 219 -105 -115

Computer Picks

Computer picks for Lakers vs Jazz
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Jazz (+6) Over (219) Lakers 111 Jazz 109

Head to Head

Los Angeles holds a 2-0 record in head-to-head matchups with Utah this season. The Lakers have an advantage against the spread as well (2-0) when squaring off against the Jazz.

Lakers vs Jazz in 2019-20
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Result
12/4/2019 Jazz -2 212.5 -128 107 121-96 LAL
10/25/2019 Lakers -3.5 216.5 -150 129 95-86 LAL

Lakers Betting Information

  • Los Angeles and its opponents have converted the over just 31 times in 65 (47.7%) games this season.
  • Against the spread, Los Angeles has been strong this season, posting a 35-29-1 record.
  • The Lakers have posted a losing record of 17-18-1 against the spread when the spread is -6 or higher.

Jazz Betting Information

  • Utah has covered the spread in fewer than half of its contests, going 31-34-1 ATS.
  • When they play as 6-point underdogs, the Jazz have a record ATS of 2-0.
  • In most of Utah’s games this season, the teams have combined to hit the over (34 out of 66 games, 51.5%).

Over/Under Analysis

Lakers vs Jazz Total Facts
Games Over Total % Over Total Average PPG Combined Average PPG Average Opponent PPG Combined Average Opponent PPG Average Total
Lakers 35 53.8% 113.8 224.5 106.8 214.6 220.6
Jazz 31 47% 110.7 224.5 107.8 214.6 218.5

Lakers Leaders

  • The Lakers points and rebounds leader is Anthony Davis. He averages 26.6 points per game and grabs 9.3 rebounds.
  • Los Angeles’ assists leader is LeBron James, who averages 10.5 per game.
  • Davis racks up 1.5 steals and 2.4 blocks per game, both team-high averages.
  • Dion Waiters is the top three-point shooter for the Lakers, knocking down 2.2 per game.

Jazz Leaders

  • Donovan Mitchell owns the Jazz top spot in scoring with 24.0 points per game and also tacks on 4.3 rebounds and 4.2 assists per contest.
  • When it comes to Utah leaders in rebounds and assists, the team has two players at the top: Rudy Gobert with 13.6 rebounds per game and Joe Ingles with 5.1 assists per game.
  • Utah’s Mitchell has the top spot on the team’s steals leaderboard with 1.1 per game and Gobert is first in blocks with 2.0 per game.
  • Mitchell leads the Jazz in shooting from beyond the arc, averaging 2.4 made threes per game.

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