The Utah Jazz will look to stay unbeaten in the NBA Summer League on Wednesday, as they take on the defending NBA Champion Denver Nuggets. The Jazz have won both their games this summer, and doing so by an average of 9 points per game. While the Denver Nuggets are 0-2 in the summer league and have lost by an average of 6 points in those two games. Ahead you will find the latest Nuggets vs Jazz Betting Picks.
Nuggets vs. Jazz Odds
Spread: From the Utah Jazz is set at -2.5 (-110), while the Denver Nuggets spread is at +2.5 (-110)
Total: The over/under for this game is 184.5 (-110)
Moneyline: The NBA odds reflect the Denver Nuggets as the moneyline underdog at+120, while the favorites Utah Jazz have the odds at -140.
Nuggets vs. Jazz Information
Denver Nuggets vs. Utah Jazz
Date & Time: Wednesday July 12th, 2023; 6:30pm PST
Location of the game: Cox Pavilion, Las Vegas, Nevada
How to watch: NBA TV | NBA TV Canada | Altitude
Nuggets vs. Jazz Team Overview
Young Guns Ballin’ Out: Nuggets’ Rising Stars Shine in Recent Games
The Denver Nuggets certainly don’t have their squad that won the NBA Title in June. But, they are getting plenty of valuable experiences for some of their young guys, and figuring out if any of them can stick with the roster. On Friday, the Nuggets lost 92-85 to the Milwaukee Bucks. In that loss, the Nuggets saw Peyton Watson put together a solid game. Watson played in more than 30 minutes and scored 23 points. Hunter Tyson was also solid in the game, as he scored 21 points, and ripped down 5 rebounds. Jalen Pickett was also strong with 12 points.
In Game 2 – the Nuggets fell 98-93 to the Atlanta Hawks. This game was played at the Cox Pavilion, where Wednesday’s game will be played. In Game Two – the Nuggets saw five guys score double figures. When looking at NBA Stats from the summer – Jalen Pickett, Collin Gillespie, and Hunter Tyson all scored 16, while Peyton Watson added 15, and Cassius Stanley added 10. The Nuggets also got five assists from Pickett in the loss. Denver was 12 of 29 from three-point range.
Fire on the Court: Keyonte George Leads Jazz to Back-to-Back Wins
For Utah, their game one saw them score 105 points in a 6-point win over the Los Angeles Clippers. In that win, the Jazz used 33 points from Keyonte George, and got an additional 22 from Ochai Agbaji. Micah Potter and Johnny Juzang combined to add an additional 31 in the win. Agabji was the man on the glass for Utah, with 9 rebounds, while George also dished out 10 assists in the game.
For Game 2, the Jazz once again scored 100+ points in the win. Utah once again had a big game from Keyonte George. In this one, Agbaji, in his second season with the team did not play. The Jazz loved what they saw from Johnny Juzang, as he also had 26 points in the win. Forward Micah Potter played 29 minutes in the game, and finished with 11 points and 12 rebounds.
Nuggets vs. Jazz Analysis
This is an interesting game because these two teams actually seem like they have a different view of the NBA Summer League. Neither approach to the game is correct or incorrect, but – the Denver Nuggets are more about getting guys opportunities to play, and the Utah Jazz are there to win the whole thing.
When making our NBA Picks – this seems like another game where the Utah Jazz should win. Not only should they win this game, but they should probably win it by double digits over the Nuggets.
Nuggets vs Jazz Betting Picks
This should be a pretty fun game, and an interesting one if you follow the NBA betting trends. In the end, though, the Utah Jazz are just the better team in the Summer League. Also, the total for this game seems pretty low for these two teams. Those are a few of our favorite Nuggets vs Jazz Betting Picks.
Nuggets vs. Jazz Betting Prediction
- Pick 1: Utah Jazz -2.5
- Pick 2: Over 184.5
- Pick 3:Utah Jazz -140
When it comes time to make the Nuggets vs Jazz Betting Picks -take the Utah Jazz to win this game, and win it easily. You do not need to our Jazz prediction as Utah moneyline at -140, but taking them at -2.5 is the bet to take here.