Utah Jazz at New York Knicks 3/20/22 - NBA Picks & Predictions

Game: New York Knicks vs Utah Jazz
Date & Time: 3/20/2022, 11:30 PM UTC
Location: Madison Square Garden
Address: New York, NY
Latest Odds: UTA -5 ; O/U 222.5
TV Channel: MSG

The Utah Jazz look for their third consecutive victory on Sunday when visiting the New York Knicks. Utah is first in the Northwest division at 44-26 and 2 ½ games ahead of the second place Denver Nuggets. Utah defeated the LA Clippers 121-92 on Friday. Rudy Gobert was the leading scorer for Utah with 19 points and also pulled down a team-leading 16 rebounds. Jared Butler chipped in with 21 points for the Jazz.

Donovan Mitchell is leading Utah in scoring and assists with averages of 25.7 points and 5.5 assists per game, while Rudy Gobert is the leading rebounder with an average of 14.8 rebounds per game. Bojan Bogdanovic is the second leading scorer with an average of 18.1 points per game and one of five players for Utah averaging double-figures in scoring. Utah is scoring an average of 114.0 points per game.

New York looks for its third consecutive win on Sunday when hosting Utah. The Knicks are last in the Atlantic division at 30-40 and 13 ½ games behind the first-place Philadelphia 76ers. New York defeated the Washington Wizards 100-97 on Friday night. Julius Randle scored 18 points and pulled down 17 rebounds for New York, while RJ Barrett also scored 18 points for the Knicks.

Julius Randle is leading New York in scoring, rebounding and assists with averages of 20.4 points, 9.9 rebounds and 5.2 assists per game. RJ Barrett is the second leading scorer with an average of 19.5 points per game and one of seven players for New York averaging double-figures in scoring. As a team, New York is scoring an average of 106.3 points per game while shooting 43.7% overall and 35.5% from three-point territory.

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Betting Trends

  • Utah is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 versus New York
  • The UNDER has cashed in 7 of the Jazz last 9
  • New York is 7-1 ATS in its last 8
  • The OVER has cashed in 9 of the Knicks last 13
Free NBA Pick: New York Knicks +5

New York has played much better of late as the Knicks have covered the number in seven of their last eight and when playing at home New York has covered the number in 13 the last 16 versus Utah. The Jazz have struggled on the road as Utah has failed to cover each of its last five away from home. New York's defense has improved as the Knicks are now eighth in the NBA in points allowed at 106.8 points per game. Final Score Prediction, New York Knicks win and cover ATS 111-104.



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