As part of one of the matches of the regular NBA championship, the basketball players of the Houston Rockets and the Utah Jazz will come face to face. On whose side will the victory be in this confrontation? Our sports portal gives a forecast for this match.

Houston Rockets

Houston stumbles in the second meeting in a row. This time, the team of the hosts lost to Dallas with a score of 106:116. The team of Stephen Silas started the meeting more convincingly. At the end of half of the game, the Cowboys had a 3-point advantage over their opponent. After a long pause, the "cosmonauts" gradually began to run out of breath, which is why the owners pulled the blanket over themselves. Gordon was recognized as the best in the Rockets, who managed to score 22 points during the meeting. At the moment, Houston is in 13th place in the West, having 1 victory in its asset after 4 matches.

"Utah Jazz"

The Utah basketball players gave out a stretch of five wins in a row. In the last meeting, the team beat Denver with a score of 122:110. The Jazzmen could not gain momentum for a long time, which made it difficult to give the advantage to one of the opponents. Already in the final segment, the hosts were able to pull themselves together and squeezed the "nuggets" at the finish line. The greatest contribution to the overall victory was made by Gober, who scored 16 points. It is worth noting that the team of Quinn Snyder is in 1st place in its conference, having three wins in three matches.

Statistics and figures:

  • "Utah" is a clear favorite of the meeting;
  • Houston has 1 win in 4 regular season games;
  • "Utah" won all 3 championship meetings;
  • The winning streak of "Jazz" is 5 matches;
  • The last face-to-face meeting of the opponents ended with a score of 124:116 in favor of "Utah".

Forecast

I think that "Utah" will be able to win this meeting. After all, the Jazz are in excellent playing form, which cannot be said about the opponent, who is literally storming from side to side.