At 9:00 ET, the Golden State Warriors (-118) will face the Utah Jazz (-103) at the Delta Center in Salt Lake City. The over/under line is 237.5.

Golden State is 26-26 and in 10th place in the Western Conference, while the Jazz are 26-29 and in 11th place. Utah has lost three straight.

GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS VS UTAH JAZZ BETTING PICK

The Pick: Golden State Warriors -1

This game will be played at Delta Center at 9:00 ET on Thursday, February 15th.

WHY BET THE GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 138-136 in favor of the Warriors.
  • Our projections have Stephen Curry finishing with Stephen Curry points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists.
  • From the field, we have the Warriors finishing with a field goal percentage of 47.2% and knocking down 17 threes.

Does Golden State Have a Shot at a Road Win?

In the Western Conference standings, the Warriors are currently in 10th place with a record of 26-26. Within the Pacific Division, they are in 5th place.

On the road, the Warriors have won four straight games and have a record of 12-12 for the season. In games against the Western Conference, they are 14-20 compared to 12-6 against non-conference opponents.

Golden State has an ATS record of 27-24 for the season, including a road ATS record of 16-8. They have covered the spread in their last four road games.

This season, the Warriors have been favored in 31 of their 52 games and have a record of 20-11 as the favorite. As the favorite, their scoring margin is +4 points per game, while it is -2.2 points per game as the underdog.

In their last game against the Clippers, the Warriors lost by a score of 130-125. The O/U line for that game was 237 points, and Golden State was favored by -4. This improved their O/U record for the season to 28-23-1.

Overall, the average combined scoring total in Warriors games this season is 237.2 points, which is higher than today’s O/U line of 237.5. Their games have averaged an O/U line of 232.8 points.

When it comes to scoring, the Warriors are one of the NBA’s most potent offenses. On average, they are scoring 119.3 points per game, which is 6th in the league. In terms of three-point shooting, the Warriors are 2nd in the NBA with an average of 15 made threes per game. However, they are just 17th in field goal percentage.

So far this season, the Warriors have outscored the NBA’s average scoring output in 61.5% of their games. In terms of pace, Golden State is 9th in the league with an average of 100.2 possessions per game.

When it comes to their performance away from home, the Warriors are actually scoring more points per game on the road (120.5) compared to their season average. Overall, they are 3rd in the NBA in road scoring.

So far, the Warriors’ defense is ranked 21st in the league at 117.8 points per contest. In terms of two point field goal attempts, the Warriors defense has allowed a shooting percentage of 54.7% while allowing 35.8% from downtown.

Will the Jazz Win at Delta Center?

In their last game, the Jazz fell to the Lakers by a score of 138-122. The combined scoring in that game was 260 points, which was well above the O/U line of 240.5.

Utah has lost three straight games and is currently 11th in the Western Conference with a record of 26-29. Against the spread, the Jazz are 31-24 for the season and have failed to cover in their last two games.

This year, Utah has an O/U record of 31-23-1, and their games have averaged 238.1 points per game. Today’s O/U line of 237.5 is slightly higher than their season average of 234.3.

As the underdog, the Jazz have gone 15-25 straight-up and 21-19 against the spread. On average, they have been outscored by 6.2 points per game as the underdog.

Against Western Conference teams, the Jazz are 13-21 compared to 13-8 against the East. In the Northwest Division, they are in 4th place.

At home, the Jazz are one of the most prolific offenses in the league, averaging 123.2 points per game. Overall, they are 11th in the league in scoring at 117.7 points per game. In terms of pace, Utah is 10th in the league at 100.2 possessions per game.

So far this season, the Jazz have outscored the NBA scoring average in 60% of their games. In terms of field goal percentage, Utah is 20th in the league at 47%. From beyond the arc, they are 12th in made threes at 13.2 per game.

When it comes to getting to the free-throw line, the Jazz are 13th in the league in attempts at 23 per game. In terms of assists, Utah is 8th in the NBA at 28.3 per game.

Facing Golden State, the Jazz aims for a better defensive performance, given their current average of 120.4 points allowed per game (25th). In terms of two point field goal attempts, the Jazz defense has allowed a shooting percentage of 54.8% while allowing 38.7% from downtown.