At 10:00 ET, the Utah Jazz (-182) will host the Philadelphia 76ers (+149) in a non-conference matchup. The Jazz (-4.5) are favored over the 76ers, and the over/under line is currently set at 235 points.

Philadelphia comes into this game having lost four straight, and they currently sit fifth in the Eastern Conference. On the other side, the Jazz have lost two in a row and are currently 10th in the West.

PHILADELPHIA 76ERS VS UTAH JAZZ BETTING PICK

The Pick: Philadelphia 76ers +4.5

This game will be played at Delta Center at 10:00 ET on Thursday, February 1st.

WHY BET THE PHILADELPHIA 76ERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 117-114 in favor of the 76ers.
  • Our projections have Tyrese Maxey finishing with Tyrese Maxey points, 4 rebounds and 5 assists.
  • From the field, we have the 76ers finishing with a field goal percentage of 47.9% and knocking down 11 threes.

Will the 76ers Exceed Expectations on the Road?

As the 76ers look to end their four-game losing streak, they are 4.5-point underdogs against the Jazz. This season, Philadelphia has been the underdog in 11 of their 46 games and has gone 2-9 straight-up and 5-6 against the spread.

This year, the 76ers have an average scoring differential of +2.7 points per game on the road. In the Eastern Conference, their road record is 12-11, which is 3rd-best among all teams.

On the season, the 76ers have an O/U record of 27-19, and their games have averaged 231.5 points per game. Today's O/U line of 235 is slightly higher than their season average of 230.1.

In their most recent game, the 76ers lost to the Warriors by a score of 119-107. The O/U line for that game was 233 points. Philadelphia was 1-point underdogs going into the game, and they are now 29-17 straight-up and 29-17 ATS.

Overall, the 76ers are 5th in the Eastern Conference with a record of 29-17. In the Atlantic Division, they are in 3rd place. Against other teams in the East, Philadelphia is 19-11 and 10-6 in non-conference games.

So far this season, the 76ers are 6th in the league in scoring at 118.9 points per game. However, they have scored 116.7 points per game on the road compared to 121.0 at home.

Philadelphia has outscored the NBA scoring average in 56.5% of their games. In terms of pace, they are 17th in the league at 98.6 possessions per game.

When it comes to three-point shooting, the 76ers are 27th in the league in made threes at 11.4 per game. Overall, they are 15th in field goal percentage and 10th in true shooting percentage.

On defense, the 76ers come into the game ranked 11th in the league in points allowed at 112.6 per game. Over their last three games, the team is allowing 120 points per contest (3rd). The 76ers defense is coming off a game in which they held the Warriors offense to just 45.9% shooting. Overall, they gave up 119 points to Golden State.

Will the Jazz Pull Through as the Favored Home Team?

Currently, the Jazz are favored by 4.5 points in today's game against the 76ers. This season, Utah has been favored in 12 of their 49 games and has gone 10-2 in those games. As the favorite, they have an average scoring margin of +8.9 points per game.

Utah's ATS record for the season is 29-20, and they have failed to cover the spread in their last two games. At home, they are 16-5 ATS compared to 13-15 ATS on the road.

The Jazz have lost their last two games straight-up and are currently 10th in the Western Conference with a record of 24-25. In their last game, they lost to the Knicks by a score of 118-103. Utah was a 2.5-point underdog in that game.

This season, the Jazz have an O/U record of 27-21-1, and their games have averaged 237.3 points per game. Today's O/U line of 235 is slightly higher than their season average of 233.4.

Against the Western Conference, the Jazz are 12-18 compared to 12-7 against non-conference opponents. In the Northwest Division, they are currently in 4th place.

Utah's offense has been one of the league's best at home, averaging 123.9 points per game (3rd). Overall, they are 11th in scoring at 117.5 points per game.

The Jazz have been one of the NBA's most efficient teams inside the arc, shooting 54% on two-point attempts (16th). They are 19th in field goal percentage at 47%.

When it comes to three-point shooting, Utah is 12th in made threes per game (13.1) but just 21st in three-point percentage at 35%. In terms of pace, the Jazz are 8th in the league at 100.3 possessions per game.

On defense, the Jazz are ranked 23rd in the NBA this season. So far, they have given up more points than the NBA scoring average in 57.1% of their games. Utah's defense is currently forcing 15.2 turnovers per game, which is 30th in the league. Additionally, they enter the game ranked 7th in blocked shots, with an average of 5.9 rejections per game.