The Los Angeles Clippers (23-23) kick off a 4-game road trip Wednesday against the Utah Jazz (23-24). Tip-off from Vivint Arena is at 9 p.m. ET. Below, we analyze Tipico Sportsbook’s lines around the Clippers vs. Jazz odds, and make our expert NBA picks and predictions.
The Clippers are 2-2 in their last 4 games but were on a 6-game losing skid from Dec. 29 – Jan 8. Los Angeles is coming off a 120-110 home loss to the Philadelphia 76ers as a 1.5-point favorite Tuesday.
The Jazz have won 3 of their last 4 games but are 4-8 in their last 12 contests. Utah is coming off a 126-125 road win over the Minnesota Timberwolves as a 4.5-point underdog Monday.
Clippers at Jazz odds
Provided by Tipico Sportsbook; access USA TODAY Sports Scores and Sports Betting Odds hub Lines last updated at 10:39 a.m. ET.
- Moneyline (ML): Clippers +180 (bet $100 to win $180) | Jazz -210 (bet $210 to win $100)
- Against the spread (ATS): Clippers +5.5 (-112) | Jazz -5.5 (-108)
- Over/Under (O/U): 227.5 (O: -112 | U: -108)
Clippers at Jazz key injuries
- Not yet submitted
- F Lauri Markanen (hip) questionable
- F Kelly Olynyk (ankle) out
For most recent updates: Official NBA injury report.
Clippers at Jazz picks and predictions
Jazz 125, Clippers 118
The home team has won 6 of the last 7 matchups between these teams.
The Jazz are 14-8 at home this season but just 3-3 in their last 6 home games.
The Clippers have lost their last 4 road games and are 10-12 away from home this season. They have lost 8 of their last 10 games.
I like the Jazz to win Wednesday, but you shouldn’t wager more than 2 times your potential return on the moneyline. Look to the spread for better value.
The home team has covered the spread in 8 of the last 10 matchups between the Jazz and Clippers.
The Jazz have covered the spread in 6 of their last 10 games. They are 26-21 ATS overall this season and have covered the spread in their last 4 games against teams with winning records.
BET JAZZ -5.5 (-108).
Two of the 3 matchups between these teams this season finished with more than 227 total points.
Nine of the Jazz’ last 10 games finished with 228 or more points.
The Over is 13-3 in the Clippers’ last 16 road games.
BET OVER 227.5 (-112).