NBA Matchups  >>  Utah Jazz vs. Cleveland Cavaliers Preview 02/28/2014

 
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The Utah Jazz and the Cleveland Cavaliers will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Quicken Loans Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the Cavaliers listed as 2½-point favorites versus the Jazz, while the game's total is sitting at 192.
In their last action, Utah was a 109-86 winner at home against the Suns. They covered the 2-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (195) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
The Cavaliers were a 114-104 winner in their most recent outing on the road against the Thunder. They covered the 15-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (218) made winners of OVER bettors.
Utah:
Team record: 21-36 SU, 28-28-1 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing Cleveland
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing on the road against Cleveland
is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Cleveland

When playing on Friday are 2-8
Before playing Indiana are 7-3
After playing Phoenix are 7-3
After a win are 4-6

Cleveland:
Team record: 23-36 SU, 27-32 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 5 games when playing Utah
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of last 14 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games when playing at home against Utah

When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Memphis are 6-4
After playing Oklahoma City are 8-2
After a win are 5-5


NEXT UP:
Utah at Indiana, Sunday, March 2
Cleveland at Memphis, Saturday, March 1