Utah Jazz vs Miami Heat Betting Preview: Point Spread, Moneylines, Odds

The Utah Jazz (19-19) will try to halt a three-game losing streak when they host the Miami Heat (18-18) on Saturday, December 31, 2022 at Vivint Arena as 4.5-point favorites. The matchup airs at 9:00 PM ET on SportsNet RM and BSSUN. The matchup’s over/under is set at 225.

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Jazz vs. Heat Game Time and Odds

  • Game Day: Saturday, December 31, 2022
  • Game Time: 9:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: SportsNet RM and BSSUN
  • Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Arena: Vivint Arena
  • Moneyline favorite: Jazz (-186)
  • Spread: Jazz (-4.5)
  • Total: 225

Jazz vs. Heat Betting Stats and Trends

  • The Jazz have put together a record of 21-17-0 against the spread this season.
  • In games it has played as 4.5-point favorites or more, Utah has an ATS record of 4-8.
  • Jazz games have gone over the total 21 times out of 36 chances this season.
  • Utah and its opponents have combined to score more than 225 points in 27 of 38 games this season.
  • The average amount of points in Jazz games this season is 233.4, which is 8.4 above Saturday’s over/under of 225.
  • The Heat have covered the spread in a game 12 times this season (12-22-2).
  • Miami is 4-4 ATS when playing as at least 4.5-point underdogs.
  • Games involving the Heat have hit the over 17 times this year.
  • So far this season, 30.6% of Miami’s games (11-of-36) have had more combined points than Saturday’s total of 225.
  • The 225 total in this game is 7.2 points above the 217.8 average total in Heat games this season.

Jazz vs. Heat Statistics and Rankings

Jazz Rank Jazz AVG Heat AVG Heat Rank
4th 117.1 Points Scored 108.5 30th
23rd 116.3 Points Allowed 109.3 4th
13th 43.4 Rebounds 40.6 27th
9th 11.7 Off. Rebounds 9.4 21st
5th 14.6 3pt Made 12.5 12th
10th 26.0 Assists 23.7 22nd
24th 14.8 Turnovers 12.9 4th

Jazz vs. Heat Stats and Trends

  • The Jazz are 4-6 overall and 6-4 against the spread over their past 10 games.
  • The final score of the past 10 Utah games has exceeded the set total six times.
  • The past 10 Utah games averaged 6.1 more points (231.1) than this matchup’s over/under.
  • During their last 10 games, the Jazz have scored 1.2 fewer points per contest compared to their season-long scoring average.
  • The Heat are 4-5-1 against the spread and 6-4 overall in their past 10 games.
  • In its past 10 contests, Miami has gone over the total four times.
  • Miami and its opponents have combined to score an average of 223.5 combined points in its last 10 games, 1.5 less than the 225 over/under in this matchup.
  • During their last 10 games, the Heat’s points per game average is 108.5, equal to their season-long scoring average.

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Our prediction: Jazz (-4.5)

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